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Grande Galerie de l'Evolution

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Jardin des Plantes - 36, Rue Geoffroy - Saint Hilaire 75005, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 40 79 54 79
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Evolution of life on Earth

The Grande Galerie de l'Evolution is situated inside the natural history museum and shows the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
rayrest
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You will NOT get in with a ticket

We visited today 2nd April and were denied entry to the museum. We pre booked our tickets in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Scott D
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Jardin des Plantes - 36, Rue Geoffroy - Saint Hilaire 75005, 75005 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Grande Galerie de l'Evolution is situated inside the natural history museum and shows the interaction between man and nature during the evolution of life on Earth.

Thank rayrest
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today 2nd April and were denied entry to the museum. We pre booked our tickets in December 2017 for our visit today and was told by the museum staff we must pay an extra 18 Euros for our children to enter the museum....More

Thank Scott D
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Recently attended this exhibition whilst killing time waiting for a flight. I have to say I was pleasantly surprised. The queue moved very quickly and the cost 1 adult was only €10. As mentioned in other reviews it's a shame that the room is so...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

It's 10 Euros per adult. The exhibits themselves are OK: those that you can see. But it is dark - really DARK. I understand that the deep-sea exhibits originally lived without light, but we don't - and all four floors were totally gloomy. To the...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Three generations of us went to see this museum and we all loved it. I have never seen such an amazing display....the exhibits are fabulous....even a dodo! Our grand Daughter was so excited but we were all impressed too....can't believe I didn't hear more about...More

Thank Karen M
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

We visited the Galerie last week, and I must say I was really dissapointed. It was all in french, which i don't speak. And the ligting of the displays were really really bad and in some cases not working. If you go to this kind...More

Thank CharlotteNS
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

This was our second time in Paris and the second time we visited this museum – it’s really a must if you are interested in nature. It’s a modern museum offering various interesting and interactive ways to learn about nature. It’s very kid-friendly (not just...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the Galerie on a rainy day. It is situated in a beautiful park with stunning flowers. The is a carousel for small children. There are more places to visit in the park, but for all you must pay separately. It is a beautiful...More

Thank Rachel S
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

so I was in this place with my friend long time ago and was beautiful .I have plan to go again to see this place with my wife and son :) soon is possible

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

As the weather was not good outside we headed into this following the reviews. We were disappointed with many aspects of it. Firstly there is nothing in English at all except for a map. It is also very dark and many exhibits are poorly lit...More

1  Thank Caroline R
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Quartier Latin
The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life,
architectural splendour and ongoing merriment. The
small streets are filled with classical buildings,
student bars and lively eateries while the squares are
dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined
by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin
once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which
celebrates the great men and women of France. During
...More
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Response from Cécile V | Reviewed this property |
Bonjour, en France le muséum national d'histoire naturelle est en fait un ensemble de plusieurs bâtiments ainsi je des serres et un zoo. La Grande Galerie est le grand bâtiment blanc en face de la Grande mosquée de... More
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