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Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Have)

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Learn about Denmark's flora through this extensive collection of plants and fungi. The Botanical Gardens and Museum houses a seed bank and a library that specializes in books about plants and trees. It's also a great place to take a walk. The...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Gothersgade 128, Copenhagen 1353, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
+45 35 32 22 22
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All reviews palm house tropical plants rock garden glass house hot house red squirrels rosenborg castle nice garden free entrance sunny day spiral staircase lovely walk the heart of the city beautiful park worth a visit walk around few hours
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Standard botanical gardens, would recommend a casual stroll through. On the road/square just before it is a good street food market which is worth a browse too!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 25slw
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there early November 18 and was lucky to experience the outside under blue sky and nice sun. Only did the outside, nature is preserved, clean and tidy and well labelled like everything in Denmark... many grey herons to watch...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MLC68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

probably very nice in the spring , as always with Denmark "clean and tidy " . the entrance is free which was refreshing

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank benjoejack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't usually visit botanical gardens, but I enjoyed this one. It's located in the city center, and offers a nice, green break from the city sightseeing. It's worth the price and takes about an hour to walk through. There was additional information about some...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Maja H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The glass house (very big) has a high walkway , giving you a “tree top” view of a variety of plants. We visited in Feb’19 so the warm temperature inside was very pleasant (zero outside) . The cactus house was interesting , especially the spikey...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank John D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did not "tour" this garden with my tour guide but walked through it for a change of pace. What a gorgeous place! Nice for relaxing and people-watching, too!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Glen U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From mangrove swamps to desert palm this is a truly beautiful structure and experience. Almost hidden in the heart of CPH it makes a great winter breather and a fresh spring break. The gardens are ample with plenty of colour and space, great for the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MumbaiMike64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented bikes from the hotel and biked to the gardens. It was difficult to find the entrance because they were doing road work. We ended up circling the entire block and walking part of it so we could push our bikes on the sidewalk....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful place to visit in Copenhagen (especially when you feel like hiding from the rain for a bit). We went to the Botanisk Have to see the park surrounding it as well as to check out the Palm House and greenhouses with cactuses...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dominika P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited when it was cold, but it is a lovely walk round the gardens and the botanical gardens are great. We have never seen so many varieties of plants before. Plus, it was good to get out of the cold into the humid gardens.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its
blend of charming old buildings and bold new
architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
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11 March 2019|
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Response from JFergo | Reviewed this property |
according to the official website, the butterfly house is not open at present. season starts on the 1st of May. also, from my visit, I think there may be an admission fee, but the current price wasn't specified at this... More
2 February 2019|
Response from kaleighn1292 | Reviewed this property |
The butterfly house will be open, but it is not guaranteed that the butterflies will have emerged then.
28 March 2018|
Response from Stranger41 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have no idea on that one. Hopefully they'll get back to you in time. Have a great time.