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Botanischer Garten

Fuerstengraben 26, 07743 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
+49 3641 949251
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Quit and charming gardens

Very well maintained gardens with main roads but also small paths you can walk. In the serres... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Astrid D
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Leuven, Belgium
Beware of Open Pollination

If you’re wondering what the everblooming daylilies you and your buds can do for entertainment in... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
buttereyes
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Minneapolis
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Fuerstengraben 26, 07743 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very well maintained gardens with main roads but also small paths you can walk. In the serres, there were also beautiful butterflies!

Thank Astrid D
Reviewed 29 June 2017

If you’re wondering what the everblooming daylilies you and your buds can do for entertainment in Jena, just ask yourself, “WWGD” (What would Goethe Do)? Goethe would undoubtedly bolt over to the Botanical Garden to visit the tree he planted there so many years ago…his...More

Thank buttereyes
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

When I tag along on my husbands business trips, I always enjoy visiting a city's Botanical Gardens. In Jena, it was a wonderful place to be. The landscaping was beautiful and the variety of plants and trees were terrific. There were many benches to sit...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Visited the calm botanical garden during my conferrence stay in March. The greenhouses were nice to walk in, the outside grounds were still much more in winter mode, it was quite cold spring this year. 1-1,5 hours is enough to see the whole botanical garden....More

Thank Colecek
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Really cool, but small, indoor garden...maybe more medium sized. It's an excellent place to grab some warm moments in winter! What really shines for me are the outdoor grounds which are extensive and laid out in a way that feels like a real adventure. Great...More

Thank USchef
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It is a very beautiful place with interesting trees and plants but it is also a place to go to in summer to relax and enjoy the great colors and smells. Just go there to a look and make yourseld comfortable.

Thank dri126
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Really good in summer vacation, take a book, sometimes they are acting or performance music. Perfect for a pic nic, sit in a place surrounded by history, wars, but quite beautiful. I love it.

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Provided a pleasant walk inside and out of the cold during winter. There a 5 conservatory areas with various plants, many tropical. I suspect its even better later in the year. Only a small amount of English on the signs describing the plants, but hey,...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I was surprised to have to pay to enter the gardens - I didn't see anything about this in any reviews, and I've never paid to get into a botanic garden in any other country I've been in. None of the plant information is in...More

Thank purringcat
Reviewed 18 September 2015

This is really unexpected luck that we got a chance to see this in the center of the city. You can see plants. I love the botanical gardens,mainly the greenhouses. it will be nice if i can see some English here, because all notes are...More

Thank SreeNair
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