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Frankfurt's beloved botanical gardens are home to 50 acres of tropical trees, orchids and ferns.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Siesmayerstr. 61, 60323 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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+49 69 21233939
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Reviewed yesterday

First is you are really into botany. Here you can find nicely organized classification of all kinds of plants by climatic environment. Secondly, you need a quiet place away from city hustling/bustling that is within easy reach. You probably would need a maximum of 2-3...More

Thank onenah
Reviewed yesterday

I visited 11 Novemberand the trees were colourful and losing their leaves. It’s a biggish park, but maybe less than a golf course. Lots of gardens in bloom, lakes, waterfalls and of course the glass houses which let warm climate plants grow in a cold...More

Thank geoff291
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful botanic gardens. The children love it in the water features. There was a small train going round. I have eaten a few times in the restaurant the food was delicious.

Thank lorrainewood
Reviewed 3 days ago

Covering an area of 22 hectares, it is a very well maintained and easy to navigate botanical garden, a green oasis in the heart of Frankfurt. Opened in 1871 it is one of two botanical gardens in the city having a variety of plants from...More

Thank Sagri2013
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was around and enjoy it very much, to see some part they were asking money, but you could see those partially from outside as well. The purpose is after a long walk to sit and enjoy the place, I did it. İt is closer...More

Thank FreeJohnny
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its remarkable how they are a able to grow tropical plants in Frankfurt without having to bring them in during the Winter. This is certainly one of those places you should try to mold into your sightseeing schedule, it costs nothing, it's a nice place...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It cost EUR 7 each for the ticket. 8 minutes walk using Metro Bockenheimer Warte. On the way you can see lots of teachers bring group of preschool to the garden. Also lots of elderly walking in the nice gardens with green houses. I think...More

2  Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paid 50Euros for a 1-hour guided tour of the palm house and other collections (epiphytes, cacti, etc.). Only a couple of greenhouses were closed for renovation (e.g. bromeliads), but what we saw was more than enough to wow! The weather was really agreeable for our...More

2  Thank JGT1964
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you need to realy and just enjoy yourself amongst a vareity of different plants and flowers, just go to the palmengarten

1  Thank 867jackt
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Beautiful gardens to have a leisurely walk around, beautiful rose garden and fountains, lovely cafe/restaurant

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Mithra M
8 September 2018|
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Response from Kees G | Reviewed this property |
Seven euro per adult, 2 euro per child
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anjujaveri
3 August 2017|
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Response from MarkP08 | Reviewed this property |
We used a hop on hop off bus. You need to do the short walk from the train station to the old town square. You can go by taxi or bus but I don't know the bus you need to get. The tourist bureau is just outside the train... More
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BlueTravels
6 November 2016|
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Response from Richard P | Reviewed this property |
Pamengarten is an all year round attraction as it has hot houses to tour. The grounds will be as per seasonal, so not as nice as spring or high summer.
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lunaceelc
3 August 2016|
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Response from Fuad M | Reviewed this property |
Frankfurt is a cosy city. So , distances are really convenient. You can have decent restaurants in a short walk .
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Melissa P
13 June 2016|
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Response from travel_n_adventures | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can go in winter also. November may not be very cold either. I have been there earlier this February when it was quite cold but still very beautiful. There are may enclosed gardens showing tropical plants and other... More
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