The Botanical Gardens

The Botanical Gardens at Fort Hoofddijk provide an unparalleled collection of plants from all around the world.

At the very heart of the province of Utrecht there is a unique natural treasure consisting of thousands of plant species: the Botanic Gardens of Utrecht University. The Gardens are situated at Fort Hoofddijk in the city of Utrecht. Visitors are very welcome in this colourful and fascinating world, where they can discover nature at its best.

Open from March through November, daily from 10 am – 5 pm.


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  • Comment: There is an visual limitation taken into account throughout the park
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  • Comment: Almost all facilities are accessible
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  • Comment: Information boards are present
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  • Comment: Allowed


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