PRICES

 

Warehouses ticket office (for the Galerie and the Grand Éléphant)

Same day ticket sales, during the ticket office opening hours, within the limit of the number of available places:

Grand Éléphant ride: Non-stop ticket sale for the same day. Some rides can be booked online.

Galerie des Machines: Non-stop ticket sales and access, immediate entry
Animated visit.

Visit of the Galerie des Machines or Grand Éléphant ride

Full price: 8,50 €
With the Galerie ticket, 1,60 € discount at the Carrousel (with a 48 hours validity period)

Discounted price: 6,90 €
Disabled visitors/4-17 years old, students, unemployed please provide proof

Free: < 4 years old and for the disabled visitor’s adult helper

Carrousel des Mondes Marins ticket office

 The Carrousel des Mondes Marins is operated according to two ways of functioning (fairground or discovery modes) according to the periods.

FAIRGROUND MODE
Wednesday afternoons from 14:00, every weekend and French school holidays

The tour cannot be reduced to a simple ride on a merry-go-round! It is a journey from the seabeds, the abyss to the surface of the sea. Beyond exploring an extraordinary world, you can also come aboard in the fairground mode.

Access to the Carrousel with a ticket for a exploration of your choice:

1. Exploration with a ride on the merry-go-round
Access to the gangways and the possibility to come on board of one of the elements, on one of the three levels.

Full price: 8,50 €
With this ticket, 1,60 € discount on the full price at the Galerie (with a 48 hours validity period)


Discounted price: 6,90 €
Disabled/4-17 years old, students, unemployed please provide proof

3 €: from 1 to 3 years old and the disabled visitor’s adult helper

Free: < 1 year old

Additional ride: 3 €

2. Exploration without ride on the merry-go-round
Access to the gangways, no access to the elements, nor to the rotating levels. 

Full price: 6,30 €
With this ticket, 1,60 € discount on the full price at the Galerie (with a 48 hours validity period)


Discounted price: 5,30 €
Disabled/4-17 years old, students, unemployed please provide proof

Free: < 4 years old and the disabled visitor’s adult helper

DISCOVERY MODE
On Tuesdays, Wednesday mornings, Thursdays and Fridays during French school terms.

It is an animated exploration of the Carrousel.

The machinists introduce the universe of the Marine Worlds from the seabeds to the surface of the sea and set some levels in motion. Visitors have no access to the levels, nor to the elements.

Full price: 6,90 €
With this ticket, 1,60 € discount on the full price at the Galerie (with a 48 hours validity period)

Free: < 4 years old and the disabled visitor’s adult helper

Réservation de l'éléphant

THE PASSES

Family Price
Either 1 adult & 4 young people (4-17 years old) or 2 adults & 3 young people (4-17 years old), valid for the same day
From 30,20 € to 31,80 €: Galerie or Grand Éléphant
From 28,60 € to 31,80 €: Carrousel des Mondes Marins

Pass Ambassadeur: 38 €
Nominative - unlimited access to the Galerie and to the Carrousel (no possibility to board in the elements) – 1 Grand Éléphant ride - 5% discount at the gift shop - valid for 1 year

[PASS] Nantes: sold at Nantes.Tourisme, not sold on site - does not enable to skip queues - 1 free access to the Galerie (or to the Carrousel) and 1,60 € discount on the full price ticket at the Carrousel (or the Galerie)

METHODS OF PAYMENT

 

FOR EACH TICKET

Each ticket entitles you to visit the workshop terraces and the Prototype Branch of the Arbre aux Hérons.

 
  • Nantes Métropole - Communauté Urbaine
  • Crédit Mutuel
  • Harmonie Mutuelle
  • Ardissa