The Garden Guide

Jardin des Plantes

This old enclosed botanic garden ('garden of simples') was established by Louis XIII in 1626 and opened to the public in 1640. There are parterres, a rotunda and an amphitheatre.
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Jardin des Plantes, 57, rue Cuvier, Ile-de-France, Paris, France, 75005

All year. Daily. Open 7:30am to 5:30pm.


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