Jardin du Lautaret

Jardin du Lautaret

The Lautaret garden is located at an altitude of 2100 meters at the Col du Lautaret in the Hautes-Alpes. For more than 100 years, this garden has maintained and preserved a vast collection of 2000 species of flowers from the mountains of the world, in an exceptional landscape setting facing the glaciers of La Meije.

Les Jardins du Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Les Jardins du Château de Vaux-le-Vicomte

The Garden of Vaux-le-Vicomte is organized around a brilliantly controlled perspective , more than three kilometers long. By composing the staging of the castle and its setting in the space of 33 hectares cut in the heart of nature,  André Le Nôtre and Louis le Vau achieve the most perfect harmony between architecture and landscape of the entire 17th century . The strength and nobility of its overall design, the abundance of water and surprises and its theatrical majesty make the garden of Vaux-le-Vicomte the founding work of a new art, that of French gardens. . They also make this theater an invitation to knowledge, imagination and pleasure.

Jardin des Plantes

Jardin des Plantes

Botanical garden rich in four centuries of scientific adventures, the Jardin des Plantes is the historic heart of the National Museum of Natural History. Every day, thousands of visitors, hundreds of researchers and students meet there. This extraordinary place is a museum, a botanical and zoological garden, a research center and a university.