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Botanical Garden (Botanischer Garten)

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We really loved it!

A very beautiful garden, quite small but full of different scenic corners. don't miss the green... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2016
Mor R
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Beautiful Gardens, Nice Collections

We spent a couple hours visiting the tropical domes and walking around the gorgeous grounds (lot of... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2016
EclecticChooser
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North Las Vegas, Nevada
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Affiliated with the University of Zürich, these large gardens feature a huge variety of plants from around the world.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Zollikerstrasse 107, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
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+41 44 634 84 61
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Reviewed July 17, 2016

A very beautiful garden, quite small but full of different scenic corners. don't miss the green houses, and especially the tropical one! It is open for free, and makes a lovely place to wonder about in nice weather. Highly recommended!

1  Thank Mor R
Reviewed July 15, 2016

Amazing place to visit for people who want to see different plants - the range of plants in the garden is good to keep you engrossed for couple of hours

Thank Anand R
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

The gardens are free of charge and since we had one hour we dropped by and did not disappointed. The park is nice and welcome and the tropical houses we very interesting but there are no explabation in English which is very disappointing. The toilet...More

Thank Ofer M
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Whilst the three domes hold the major attractions the balance of the gardens are badly overrun with weeds, something many of us can see at home ??

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Reviewed June 25, 2016

We spent a couple hours visiting the tropical domes and walking around the gorgeous grounds (lot of hills, wear good shoes). Unfortunately, many of the information cards are not in English and are too technical for a basic German speaker. There is a small café.

Thank EclecticChooser
Reviewed June 17, 2016

When you're bored with walking by the lake, this might be the next best thing. A pleasant way to kill an hour or two.

1  Thank Rizalman S
Reviewed April 28, 2016

I was there a few days ago and it is great to walk around at different stages of growth in the gardens. I go there every few weeks and it is great.

2  Thank heidileutwyler
Reviewed April 22, 2016

The botanical garden is located in a nice residential area of Zurich. It has two main buildings/greenhouses, which are lush with orchids and tropical plants.

1  Thank mjb383
Reviewed April 5, 2016

Spring has finally sprung here in Zurich & whilst the blossom trees are a stunning sight in the streets of Zurich, these gardens (which have been extensively replanted in recent times & therefore not nearly developed enough to either identify much, nor indeed admire). However...More

Thank John N
Reviewed March 13, 2016

One of the nicer botanical gardens in the world I have visited. Not far from the centre of the bustling city of Zurich it is a quiet oasis with tropical houses and a very nice alpine garden. A good place to view plants but also...More

3  Thank AlpineOrchid
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