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Hortus Botanicus Leiden, of the Leiden University is the oldest botanical garden in the Netherlands, from 1590. The first plants were planted in 1594. Four centuries of collecting has resulted in a garden with a variety of exotic unknown plants. The Hortus features an Orangery from 1744, tropical greenhouses from1938 and a winter garden from 2000.

Alternative name:

nl Hortus Leiden

Hortus Botanicus Leiden
Rapenburg 73
2311 GJ Leiden

Museum type(s)

Nature & Natural History

Topics

Garden & Park Plants Botanical garden

Visitor information

Opening hours

Closed on:
3 October (‘Relief of Leiden’ Festival)
23 December 2013 up to 1 January 2014 (holidays

November - March:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00 - 16:00
Woensdag: 10:00 - 16:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 16:00
Friday: 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 16:00
Sunday: 10:00 - 16:00

April - October:
Monday: 10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday: 10:00 - 18:00
Woensdag: 10:00 - 18:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 18:00
Friday: 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00

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Admission

0 - 3 Free
4 - 11 €3.00
12 and over €7.50
CJP Pass €3.00
Museumkaart Valid
UL students Free
Students €2.00
Employees at Leiden University €2.00

Notes

Discounts apply to groups (15+).

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Facilities


  • Coffee

  • Restaurant

  • Museum shop

  • Credit card

Location

Rapenburg 73, Leiden, The Netherlands

Exhibitions

Current

to

All exhibitions

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