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Founded in 1895 there is a collection of 2.2 million specimens.

The University and Jepson Herbaria was founded in 1895 and constitute the oldest of the six natural... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
SatyendraGarg
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New Delhi, India
Interesting place free pine cones and seeds for the kids

We went to the herbarium having gone into the building housing it to see the dinosaur skeletons in... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2016
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Sydney, Australia
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24 Feb 2018
“Founded in 1895 there is a collection of 2.2 million specimens.”
17 Jun 2016
“Interesting place free pine cones and seeds for the kids”
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

The University and Jepson Herbaria was founded in 1895 and constitute the oldest of the six natural history museum collections on the UC Berkeley campus. With a combined total of over 2,200,000 specimens, the University Herbarium and Jepson Herbarium house the largest botanical collection at...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2016

We went to the herbarium having gone into the building housing it to see the dinosaur skeletons in the same building. The herbarium keeps the seeds and the plant habit of the area and is very interesting for those inclined to gardening.

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