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Botanische Garten der Universitat Bonn

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Beautiful gardens - well worth a visit

We spent a few hours just walking around the beautiful grounds of this place. There are so many... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2018
Nadi D
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Escondido, California
Relaxing green haven

A lovely large garden, immaculately kept. Excellent to spend to spend half a day or just a few... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2018
Keith C
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Bonn, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a look through their greenhouse last week, which was a pleasant but not exciting way to spend some time. I couldn't recommend going out of your way to visit here, but if you are in the vicinity it is worth a quick look.

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Reviewed September 24, 2018

It's a rather small garden. The botanical gardens in Colgone are much nicer, larger, and they are free. Not that it costs so much here (3 euro per person, really not a big deal), but I probably expected a lot given that, unlike in other...More

Thank katzirma
Reviewed August 1, 2018

It’s a rather small garden and not all that exciting but there’s not that much to do in Bonn. If you’re in Bonn, and have already committed time there, it’s not a horrible experience. It gives you some walking time, exercise and a chance to...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We spent a few hours just walking around the beautiful grounds of this place. There are so many beautiful flowers and trees. I especially enjoyed the water lilies in the greenhouse, the giant round lily pads (I think) were amazing and the green iguana climbing...More

Thank Nadi D
Reviewed January 30, 2018

A lovely large garden, immaculately kept. Excellent to spend to spend half a day or just a few hours just chilling and enjoying the variety of flowers, orchids and shrubs. A pleasure to stroll through, taking in its beauty and relaxed atmosphere, a must for...More

Thank Keith C
Reviewed January 3, 2018

This picturesque botanical garden lays near a historical barocco palace, which is used now as one of the Bonn university buildings. The trees and plants collection is astounding. It is strongly recommended to visit, when a gigantic titan arum flower starts blooming.

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Reviewed July 30, 2017

Unless you speak Latin or German that is. The flowers are nice but the trees are great, especially the American redwood and Sequoia The tropical garden was a treat as were the giant waterlilies.

Thank Peter_Bomberg
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

I really recommend everyone who is visiting Bonn or living here to visit this beautiful place, it has a lot of different varieties of plants and the entry during the week days is free of charge, you should pau only when at weekends or holidays,...More

Thank Nadaali
Reviewed June 2, 2017

The Botanical Gardens are within a short walk from the city center and offer an enjoyable outing for those who want to experience peace and tranquility within a bustling city. Located adjacent to the Poppelsdorf Palace, it is further demarked by a bridge over a...More

Thank DSC-NOVA
Reviewed May 15, 2017

A good invested small entrance fee for a relaxed tour around the ponds and inside the tropical an desert greenhouses. Not very large areal but very complete representing the most different climatic zones.

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