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Galerie de Botanique Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle Jardin des Plantes

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Tough exhibition if poor on French. To be fair I am a frequent visitor to larger gardens (Longwood... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greentown, Pennsylvania
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Much smaller than other galleries in Jardin des Plantes

Compared to the Grande Gallerie de L'évolution, Gallerie de paléontologie, or Gallerie de géologie... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2017
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“Enjoyed but...”
23 Jul 2017
“Much smaller than other galleries in Jardin des Plantes”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tough exhibition if poor on French. To be fair I am a frequent visitor to larger gardens (Longwood USA). This is rough around the edges. All is in French. Was still worth the walk.

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Reviewed July 23, 2017

Compared to the Grande Gallerie de L'évolution, Gallerie de paléontologie, or Gallerie de géologie, this one has far less to see. Most of the collection is only accessible to researchers. But there are still some interesting things to see, such as a large slice of...More

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Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

Visited the gardens (free, open to the public) on May 1st which is a national holiday in France. (Many stores restaurants and attractions are closed. ) We were not able to see inside the museum portion. The gardens are mixed with varieties of plant life...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

Only one cashier but short queue. No advice on tickets so didn't include children gallery even though we have 6 year old. Only found out no access when arrived at the gallery. All the briefing in French so if you can't speak don't bother. Very...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2015

While the main Museum of Natural History in Jardin des Plantes may present a different experience (it was closed for renovation when we visited), we were disappointed with the Galerie de Botanique. Paid admission of 4-5 euro was required, but there were just a few...More

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