Paris Zoo

Zoo de Vincennes in Paris

Paris Zoo, also called Zoo de Vincennes, is located in Bois de Vincennes on the Eastern side of Paris.

Completely restructured, Paris Zoo is now divided in five geographical zones where animals live in their original environment: Sahel, Patagonia, Europe, Amazonia, Madagascar. The Paris Zoo is a pleasant and green attraction on the edge of busy Paris. A key attraction is the 65 meters "grand rocher" rocky hill.

Tropical glasshouse at Paris Zoo
Tropical glasshouse at Paris Zoo
Paris zoo
Paris Zoo

Paris Zoo information

Paris Zoo is open from 10am to 5pm mid October to mid March, from 10am to 6pm mid March to mid October (9.30am to 7.30pm on week-ends).

Adult ticket: 22 euros. Child ticket (3 to 11): 14 euros.

Paris metro: Paris Zoo is close to Porte Doree metro station on line 2. The address of the Paris Zoo is:
Parc Zoologique de Paris
53 avenue de Saint-Maurice 75012 Paris

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Paris Zoo web site

Other Zoos in Paris

Visit Thoiry Safari Park near Paris as an entertaining complement to Paris Zoo.

In Thoiry, girafes, elephants, lions will amaze children. A glass tunnel puts you right under the tigers.

In Paris, you can also visit the Jardin d'acclimatation, a lovely amusement park with a small zoo for kids.

Paris Zoo: visit Thoiry Safari Park
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