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Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum)

Sars' gate 1, Oslo 0562, Norway
+47 22 85 17 00
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Big and quiet space

Oslo's Botanic Garden is situated only a scream away from the Munch Museum. Be sure to pay it a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kiss B
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Oslo, Oslo, Norway
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Atractive gardens and glasshouses

We walked to the gardens form central Oslo. The route took us past a mosque where Friday prayers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RossOrpington
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Orpington
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Sars' gate 1, Oslo 0562, Norway
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Oslo's Botanic Garden is situated only a scream away from the Munch Museum. Be sure to pay it a visit. After being indoors seeing great art it feels even better to take a walk among thousands of greenies in a quiet athmosphere, even though the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked to the gardens form central Oslo. The route took us past a mosque where Friday prayers were just finishing and the men were emerging onto the street, halal meat shops and sari shops. These were a surprise. Entry to the gardens is free....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I didn't like Oslo very much, this was one of the best parts of my visit. The Garden is not too big, but there is a lot to see. I especially liked the real size Viking ship model made out of tree branches, with...More

Thank Tanja K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are interrested in plants and gardens, you must visit this park. It has different gardens, like "grandma's garden", a "viking garden", a "pharmaceutical garden" and greenhouses with cacti and tropical plants. Entrance is free and the park is well maintainted.

Thank Wouter D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not my first trip to a botanical garden in a large city and I have to say that I was not impressed. I would have like to see maps at each entrance to more easily navigate the park. They have brochures with maps,...More

Thank Deihcs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wort the small detour walking from the city centre to the Munch museum. Beautiful old trees and thematic areas e.g. grandmother's garden. Good view of the city.

Thank Nielsjespersen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As this is a part of the university, there is also a lot of information on the plants and trees. The sensory section with texture and smells makes it worth-while also for blind people - and all the signs here have braille in addition to...More

Thank Siri S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the palm house and the house with the victoria regia are particularly interesting. I also liked the coner called grand ma's gardn - a special area for people with alzheimer. I suppose, it because one can close the area with little doors and because the...More

Thank Fran R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are interested in going to a serene, green area in Oslo (aside from their gorgeous parks), go here. Part of the allure was to walk through a large middle eastern neighborhood with supermarkets filled with coos coos, grains, grape leaves and on and...More

Thank alice b
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This is an amazing place to visit when in the city. It's like a break from all the noises, cars and people. Here you'll find all kinds of beautiful plants and trees, ranging from the tiniest thyme to the mightiest ash. It's also a great...More

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