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Botanical Gardens of Strasbourg University

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Nice parc

As botanical gardens go, this is not a special one regarding explanations/variety/extreme... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Alberto N
Leuven, Belgium
A little neglected

A little neglected garden is located behind the University. A lot of different plants, the names... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
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28 rue Goethe, 67000, Strasbourg, France
+33 3 68 85 18 65
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

As botanical gardens go, this is not a special one regarding explanations/variety/extreme orderliness. On the other hand it is surely remarkable for its size and nicety. I appreciated walking around here.

Thank Alberto N
Reviewed 8 June 2018

A little neglected garden is located behind the University. A lot of different plants, the names, of course, only in French. There is a pavilion with cacti and a rather large greenhouse. Admission is free at the entrance the watchman explains that the garden cannot...More

Thank Zuevy
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

An important shrine for botanists and microbiologists. Location of the greenhouses, gardens and laboratories of Anton de Bary, who successfully diagnosed the cause of the potato blight that ravaged Ireland, and would have paralyzed Europe without his efforts. Now suffers from lack of proper funding....More

Thank JPBary001
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Being a student (or a worker) is not always the easiest in Strasbourg, that's why an excellent botanical garden in the middle of University campus area is so welcomed. It is not just free, but perfectly maintained and enough big to walk around a couple...More

Thank BrigittaS148
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Closed during winter. Althought it must be a fantastic place during spring, there is nothing to see in winter.

Thank DimitrisGreece1974
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Walked miles to visit this place only to find it was shut from the day before. If this was scheduled it should have said on the guide information so we were not happy as it is a very long walk

Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 2 March 2017

One never gets enough of walks around the parks of Europe. Vast green areas, lakes and tall trees, rare animals. Here, the even have little kiosks that cell ice-cream or chestnuts depending on the season. It's wonderful, but remember to put on a pair of...More

Thank Eleni K
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Nice way to spend a couple of hours in a quiet setting away from the city centre.Good opportunity to test your macro out on your camera.

Thank andersmark2006
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great garden, the steward was friendly and informative, free entry and a great look at 6000 different species. It is also practically a frog zoo around the water plants, the most frogs ive seen in my life! Very cool place to go highly reccomend for...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped off here on the way back from Le Vaisseau and were met with a helpful but officious man on the gate who basically told us all the things we couldn't do. (Ride a bicycle, eat anything, touch anything) so spent most of the...More

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Response from andersmark2006 | Reviewed this property |
No I'm afraid not. It's not very big and the pathways are not very wide.There are ample spaces for locking your bike up near by though.