Aquarium de Paris Cinéaqua
Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine
This mammoth 23,000-sq-metre space is an ode on three floors to French architecture. The highlight is the light-filled ground floor with...
Palais de Chaillot
The two curved, colonnaded wings of this palace and the terrace in between them afford an exceptional panorama of the Jardins du...
Musée de l’Homme
This museum inside Palais de Chaillot 's western wing first opened in 1937. It focuses on human development, science and anthropology,...
La Cantine Russe
Established for the overwhelmingly Russian students at the prestigious Conservatoire Rachmaninov in 1923, this ‘canteen’ is still going...
Aquarium de Paris Cinéaqua information
Lonely Planet review
Paris’ aquarium, on the eastern side of the Jardins du Trocadéro, has a shark tank and 500-odd fish species to entertain families on rainy days. Three cinemas screen ocean-related and other films (dubbed in French, with subtitles). Budget tip: show your ticket from the nearby Musée de la Marine to get reduced aquarium admission (adult/child €16.40/10.40).