Re-discover nature's kaleidoscope at the seven hectare (17 acre) Parc Phoenix. It is home to one of the largest glass-houses in the world, the Diamond Vert ("green diamond"), where the rarest species of plants bloom and thrive in their native climates. Step back in time and discover some of the earliest types of plant life on the Ile des Temps Révolus (Island that Time Forgot), set in the middle of an artificial lake. Ethnographic artifacts are treasured at the park's Musee Departmental des Artes Asiatiques. This nature lover's paradise is suitable for all ages and makes the perfect getaway for both educational visits and fun days out for children. The vast animal collections, intriguing plants and exotic flowers will leave you spellbound by nature's beauty and abundance. Themed exhibitions and educational activities organized throughout the year. The park opens daily at 9:30a and closing times change seasonally; call or see website for more information.
Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries
- Nearest Train: Bus: 9, 10, 23 Gare Saint-Augustin