Les Jardin des Plantes 1626

Nationality:
French
based:
Paris, Ville de Paris, Île-de-France, France

1626 - Jardin royal des plantes médicinales created by Louis XIII. 1640 - first opened to the public. 1788 - Buffon's gazebo built. 1794 - Verniquet's amphitheatre and the Ménagerie completed. 1889 - the Grande Galerie de l'Évolution, inaugurated.