Zoos & Wildlife Parks

Espace Rambouillet - Western Suburbs
A nature reserve where you can see native animals including deer, boars and eagles. Located at route de Clairefontaine (78)
Aquarium Sea Life Paris Val dEurope
Fifty open tanks, spread over 2,500 m² with over 300 marine species including rays, sharks, moray eels and tropical fish. Centre Commercial International Val dEurope, 14 Cours du Danube (77) Serris.
Zoo du Bois dAttilly
Safari style park with over 650 animals. Located about 20km from Euro Disney. Route de Chevry (77).
La Grange aux Moines
Learn about life on a farm on this working farm where goats, sheep, poultry and rabbits are raised. Open Wednesdays, Saturdays and during school holidays. Entrance is free and picnic facilities provided. RD 83, Plateau de Tertre (91) La Ferte-Alais
Parc animalier de Souppes-sur-Loing
In these six hectares of woods, prairies, and ponds the animals rule. From wallabies to goats, youll find both common and exotic beasts residing here. Open afternoons in winter, and all-day in summer. At 22 rue Hoche (77) Souppes-sur-Loing.
Jardin des Plantes
The Jardin des Plantes houses a number of attractions for children including a mini-zoo with kangaroos, the Museum of Natural History and several large hot-houses with tropical plants. Location: 7 rue Cuviers (Arr 5) Metro: Austerlitz
Tropical Aquarium at Palace of Porte Doree
Live pirahnas and alligators make this a popular spot. Near the Bois de Vincennes the aquarium shares the building with the Museum of African and Pacific Art. Open every day except Tuesday 10:00-17:15 At: 293 ave Daumesnil (Arr 12) Metro: Porte Doree.
Parc et Chateau de Thoiry
African reserve to discover in your own car: 800 free roaming exotic animals. 16th century castle to be visited. Childrens play areas - maze, adventure trail, wooden pyramids to climb. Chateau de Thoiry (78) Thoiry
Les Aigles des Remparts
Falconry and horse show displaying the mediaval art of bird handling. The show is in Provins, a town listed on the world heritage site list. Provins (77).
Musee du Mouton
This large historical farm is famous for the Merinos imported from Spain by Louis the XVI, and the farm animals. Open daily from 14:00-17:00. At Bergerie Nationale, Parc du Chateau (78) Rambouillet.
LIle aux Oiseau
In the Southern Suburbs, a series of aviaries where vistors can see and hear birds from the 4 corners of the globe at Chemin dArpajon a Lardy in Cheptainville (91)
Parc Zoologique de Paris
The Paris zoo is located in the Bois de Vincennes in the Eastern suburbs of Paris at 53 ave de St-Maurice (Arr 12) Metro: Porte dOree.
Institut Oceanographique/Centre de la Mer
A number of aquariums and exhibitions about life in the sea. The institute has regular activities for children. At 195 rue Saint-Jacques (Arr 5). RER: Luxembourg.