Paris aquarium
Zoo de Vincennes
Pupper Theater

Take your kids to the Paris Aquarium, the Zoo de Vincennes or the Puppet Theatre. Your kids are bored to visit the monuments and the museums in Paris. Things to do to make your children happy.

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Aquarium Tropical - Porte Dorée Paris

The Aquarium in Paris is located at the Palais de la Porte Dorée in the 12th arrondissement. Find mostly tropical fishes on display. Few thousand of fishes and 300 species, sea water, fresh water, plants and reptiles. 

Address: Palais de la Porte Dorée - Aquarium Tropical, 293, avenue Daumesnil 75012 Paris. Metro: Porte Dorée.

Opening hours: The aquarium is opened on Tuesday to Friday, from 10 am to 5 pm. Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 7 pm. 

Aquarium of Paris Cinéaqua

Paris Aquarium Cinéaqua is located near the Eiffel Tower, on the other side of the Seine River. Shows, activities, education, you are going to love this aquarium. A large collections of fishes from Polynesia, Guyana, Mediterranean Sea. Metro: Trocadero.

Parc Zoologique de Paris

Paris Zoological Park is located in the 12th arrondissement of Paris. Uou can see animals from Patagonia, Africa (lions, giraffes, rhinoceros), Europe (wolves), Amazonia and Madagascar.

Address: Parc Zoologique de Paris, Route de la Ceinture du Lac 55012 Paris. Metro: 

The zoo is opened every day 10 am to 6 pm on week days and 9:30 to 7:30 pm on weekends. You can buy an annual pass to the zoo if you think coming back few times. 

Puppet theaters in Paris

Take your kids to a puppet show in Paris. They will love it!

Puppet show in the Parc Georges Brassens, Paris: show times every day 15:30 - 16:30 pm. Address: Theatre de Marionnettes, rue des Morillons Paris 15th arrondissement. Metro: Porte de Vanves. 

Guignol in the Parc Montsouris: the theatre is opened on Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. The shows are for kids between 1 to 8 years old. Time of the show approximately 40 minutes. Address: Marionettes du Parc Montsouris, boulevard Jourdan 14th of Paris. RER: B2 B4 to Cite Universitaire. 

Marionnettes du Luxembourg: 5 Impasse Royer-Collard Paris 5th. Metro Vavin. The Puppet Theater of Luxembourg is open every Wednesday Showtime Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays and school holidays. 

Champs de Mars: 67, Rue Croix nivert Paris 7th. Metro Ecole Militaire.Theatre de marionnettes Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday: 3pm to 5pm. 

Champs Elysees is one of the oldest puppet theaters in France. Opened in 1818 on the Champs-Elysees. There were up to six theaters that played on this street until the early twentieth century. Today, he remains one, the oldest puppet Guignol of Paris. Showtime Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday: 3 pm to 4 pm

Parc des Buttes de Chaumont at the Metro Buttes de Chaumont. Guignol de Paris shows on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 4pm. During Christmas holidays, showtimes everyday at 4pm.

Jardin d'Acclimatation in the Bois de Boulogne Paris 16th arrondissement. Metro Porte Maillot. Shows change twice a month. Showtimes: Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 3 pm, 4 pm.

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