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Botanical Garden

  • Kuppeln
  • Baumfarn
  • Amorphophallus
  • Echinacea


The Botanical Gardens of the University of Zurich consist of the new Garden in Seefeld with its futuristic domes like green houses and the Old Botanical Garden (link) at Schanzengraben in the city center.



Opening hours

          March-Sept Mo-Fr 7 am-7 pm
  Sa-Su 8 am-6 pm
           Oct-Feb Mo-Fr 8 am-6 pm
  Sa-Su 8 am-5 pm

Opening hours tropical houses


9.30 am-4.45 pm


Opening hours Cafeteria


9 am-4 pm

Opening hours Café Botanica


11 am to 5 pm (from 20th April)

Opening hours library Mo-Fr 9 am-12.30 pm / 1.30-5 pm

free of charge / Dogs not allowed

Dear parents and teachers

The Botanical Garden is not suitable as a playground as valuable and rare plants grow everywhere.
Running around on the small paths is not permitted. Children under 12 must always be accompanied by an adult.
The garden team thanks you!

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