Gallery of Paleontology and Comparative Anatomy

Local nameGaleries de Paléontologie et d'Anatomie comparée
LocationParis, France

The Gallery of Paleontology and Comparative Anatomy is a part of the French National Museum of Natural History. It is situated in the Jardin des plantes in Paris near the Gare d'Austerlitz.

The Gallery of Comparative Anatomy, holds nearly a thousand skeletons and interprets their organization and classification. The Gallery of Paleontology presents a famous collection of fossil vertebrates, fossil invertebrates and fossil plants. Among the most appreciated pieces by the public is worth mentioning a series of dinosaur skeleton casts but also a Tyrannosaurus skull, an authentic skull of Triceratops, an authentic Compsognathus skeleton, and some authentic fossilised skeletons of other extinct animals like Sarcosuchus, Cynthiacetus, Mammuthus meridionalis, Mammuthus primigenius, Megatherium, Thalassocnus, Ursus spelaeus, Panthera leo spelaea, Aepyornis and many others.

Tags Wheelchair AccessibleMuseum
Download Download See more

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gallery_of_Paleontology_and_Comparative_Anatomy

Official Website https://www.mnhn.fr/fr/visitez/lieux/galeries-anatomie-comparee-paleontologie

Phone +33 1 40 79 54 79;+33 1 40 79 56 01

Coordinates 48°50'35.321" N 2°21'46.421" E

Sygic Travel - A Travel Guide in Your Pocket

Download for free and plan your trips with ease
Enter your mobile phone number to receive a direct link to download the app:
Or just search for \"Sygic Travel\" in App Store or Google Play.
Sygic Travel Maps The world's first map app tailored for travelers
Use the app Not now