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Botanischer Garten (Ruhr Universitat Bochum)

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A bit like Kew Gardens!

Having read about these gardens the offer of our hosts to visit was not to be missed. There is... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Deltic9009
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Botanical garden in a nice jungle

Botanical garden with a big collection of species of plants from many parts of the world. Nice care... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
AzadAjay
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Having read about these gardens the offer of our hosts to visit was not to be missed. There is likeness to Kew Gardens in London and that of the Hillier Arboretum and Gardens near Winchester in the U.K. The Gardens are packed with a variety...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Botanical garden with a big collection of species of plants from many parts of the world. Nice care of the plants with a necessary environment for different plants. Other than that the jungle is very nice consisting Chinese garden and a waterbody.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank AzadAjay
Reviewed 26 July 2016

During spring timeand autumn a wonderfull,place. With a good choice of international plants. Wonderfull picture when everything is growing. A lot of flowers and wonderfull walkways

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank tcgoebel
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The Botanical Garden, which is led carefully under the guidance of botany students of the RUB is a true delicacy. A big collection of trees, shrubs and flowers from around the world can be seen. Each plant is provided with designation. Particularly attractive in the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

The Botanical Garden displays plants partly in a systematic way (morphology of plants, economic plants, herbs...) and partly within biotopes (from the alps as well as geobotanic biotopes from Europe, Asia and America) on a large area (13 ha). In different greenhouses (tropics, desert, savanna)...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

While botanical gardens are not my normal place to visit, this was truly delightful and as a result, my family and I stayed quite some time.

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

If you want to enjoy nature and a absolutely peaceful environment for some hours just come and see the garden, take a stroll or simply sit down on a bench and enjoy what you see.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Julie-3105
Reviewed 17 March 2016

This is one of my beloved place to take relax & some photos.Even in winter Bochum Botanical Garden has a lot to show.Inside is great succulent & tropical pavilions.BTW succulents collection of Bochum Botanical Garden is very huge.From middle of Sping a lot of flowers!...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Anatoliy A
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Prior to my trip I had taken note of the fact that the Botanical Gardens in Bochum is a must see. Quiet and tranquil with lots of different details to be seen.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Peaceful and quiet. Well done. Nice visit even in winter. There is not much to do in Bochum but this is one of those nice things to do

Date of experience: February 2015
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