The park is free but you do have to pay for some of the different attractions inside it: greenhouses 3 euros, assorted museums 7 euros each, 5 euros (4-11s), zoo 8 euros (6 euros 4-11s).
There are other entrances on rue Geoffroy-St-Hilaire and rue Buffon.
La Baleine (the whale) is a relaxed, stylish café-restaurant by the rue Cuvier entrance.
- Backpackers / Students
- Families with teenagers
- Families with younger children
- Mature travellers
- Seasoned travellers
- Nature / wildlife