Gardens
Opening Times
  • Some parks, squares and gardens are closed at night.
  • The opening times vary according to the gardens and the seasons.
  • ---> There are in fact three types of schedules:

--> Opening Times type 1
Period Opening Closing
Spring 15 Jan 19 Mar 8:30 18:30
Summer 20 Mar 22 Oct 8:30 20:00
Autumn 23 Oct 17 Nov 8:30 18:30
Winter 18 Nov 14 Jan 8:30 17:30
--> Opening Times type 2
Period Opening Closing
Spring 15 Jan 19 Mar 8:45 18:00
Summer 20 Mar 22 Oct 8:45 19:30
Autumn 23 Oct 17 Nov 8:45 18:00
Winter 18 Nov 14 Jan 8:45 17:00
Grand Blottereau *: Castle entrance, closed 22 pm all year
--> Opening Times type 3
Period Opening Closing
Summer 2 Jan 11 Jan 8:00 20:00
Winter 11 Feb 31 Jan 8:00 18:00

Schedules for services located within the gardens
Jardin des Plantes
---> Schedule for Greenhouses tours
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
15 Jan 17 Nov 15:00 15:00 15:00 15:00 - 16:00 - 17:00 10:00 - 11:00 - 15:00 - 16:00 - 17:00
18 Nov 14 Jan 15:00 15:00 15:00 15:00 - 16:00 10:00 - 11:00 - 15:00 - 16:00
---> Opening times: Free access greenhouse
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
15 Jan 17 Nov 12:30 - 18:00 12:30 - 18:00 12:30 - 18:00 12:30 - 18:00 12:30 - 18:00 9:30 - 18:00 9:30 - 18:00
18 Nov 14 Jan 12:30 - 17:00 12:30 - 17:00 12:30 - 17:00 12:30 - 17:00 12:30 - 17:00 9:30 - 17:00 9:30 - 17:00
---> Opening times: Reception
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
15 Jan 19 Mar 12:30 -17:00 12:30 -17:00 12:30 -17:00 12:30 -17:00 12:30 -17:00 10:00 -17:00 09:30 -17:00
20 Mar 22 Oct 12:30 -18:00 12:30 -18:00 12:30 -18:00 12:30 -18:00 12:30 -18:00 10:00 -18:00 09:30 -18:00
Jardin Ile de Versailles
---> Opening times: Maison de l'Erdre
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
15 Jan 17 Nov 13:30 - 18:15 13:30 - 18:15 09:30 - 12:15 / 14:15 - 18:15 13:30 - 18:15 09:30 - 12:15 / 14:15 - 18:15 09:30 - 12:15 / 14:15 - 18:15
18 Nov 14 Jan 13:30 - 17:15 13:30 - 17:15 09:30 - 12:15 / 14:15 - 17:15 13:30 - 17:15 09:30 - 12:15 / 14:15 - 17:15 09:30 - 12:15 / 14:15 - 17:15
Parc du Grand Blottereau
---> Schedule for Tropical greenhouse tours
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1 Jan 31 Dec 15: 15:00 - 16:30 10:30 à 12: visite libre - 15:00 - 16:30
Parc de La Chantrerie
---> Opening times: Chantrerie farm
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
5 Jan 30 Jue 10:30 - 12:30 / 14:30 - 18:00
9 Jan 15 Oct 10:30 - 12:30 / 14:30 - 18:00