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Botanical Garden

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A beautiful park setting

A beautiful walk and an assortment of environments in a complete collection of plants in the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
John M
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Raleigh, North Carolina
A beautiful beautiful garden!

GO!! Gothenburg is so easy to travel around on the trams and this site can be reached by tram even... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Vacation736046
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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Welcome to one of the largest botanical gardens in Northern Europe. The cultivated part occupies 40 acres and holds about 12 000 species. It is a botanical garden with a strong emphasis on horticulture and the garden is divided into different...more
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22 Carl Skottsbergs Gata, Gothenburg 413 19, Sweden
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Like San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, or New York's Central Park, but less busy. A huge park; lots of plants and grassy area, but not exactly a good tourist spot. Really, not a lot to do but walk around.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful walk and an assortment of environments in a complete collection of plants in the antique conservatory.

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

GO!! Gothenburg is so easy to travel around on the trams and this site can be reached by tram even though it’s not in the main tourist area. It has a marvellous perennial garden and an unparalleled rock garden. And then if you want to...More

Thank Vacation736046
Reviewed 6 days ago

A spectacularly tranquil place to roam and enjoy the many gardens. We visited in late September so some gardens were out of season, but the perennials and especially the dahlias were gorgeous. The showstopper was the greenhouse, with an incredible selection of plants from around...More

Thank wego2places
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you want to see flowers and if you enjoy nature, then you need to come here. I love this place and it looks amazing.

Thank Ana N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everytime I come back to Gothenburg this place is a must! It's perfect for a nice and relaxing walk, alone or in company, but also for a bit of jogging in the open air. Would recommend 100%.

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

these gardens are delightful, gorgeous, and full of ideas for us to bring back home to our own garden. there are also hiking paths here that go deeper intot he woods but we didn't have the time to take them. the gardens were a highlight...More

Thank jec84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed it here. The most exquisite Dahlia’s and plenty of exotic plants. A little café at the back sells good salmon salads. At the front of the park a little gardening shop. Very quirky. The park is free to enter however if you’re by...More

Thank topnosh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disclaimer: we had a chance to see a number of both botanical and formal gardens before. The one in Gothenburg is big (most of it I would rather classify as a park), well-kept, has a distinctive rock part as well as a viewpoint. Layout is...More

Thank sir_meeshoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Gothenburg Botanical Garden was our best experience in Gothenburg and highly recommended. The layout is clever and charming, with winding paths to take you through the various botanical theme areas and gardens. The greenhouses are a joy in their exotic diversity, especially the stunning...More

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Raji R
22 July 2018|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
It is free but a 20SEK donation is requested - about £1.80 - slot in pillar at entrance if you wish to donate. There is a charge to see the greenhouses - that is 20SEK - well worth it. You can download a free app for your... More
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13 May 2018|
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Response from Ollie J | Reviewed this property |
The trams run regularly all over the city and are easy to navigate. You can buy tickets in nearby Pressbyrån or 7-Eleven kiosks for unlimited travel all day.
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Opening hours The Botanical garden is open every day, all year round from 9 am until sunset. The greenhouses are open 10 am - 5 pm May - August and 10 am - 4 pm September - April. They are closed on Christmas Eve... More
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