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Conservatory and Botanical Garden of the City of Geneva(Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Ville de Geneve)

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Address: Chemin de l'Imperatrice 1, Chambesy 1292, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 (0)22 418 51 00
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Beautiful array of plants and flowers

The Botanical gardens are kept in perfect condition.Lots of different trees,plants and flowers and there are also reindeers,tortoises and lots of water fowl.I spent hours... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 8, 2013
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cumbria
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

I am afraid it is very poor in comparison to gardens I have visited in England. I know it is in another country but a lot could be learnt. Take a look at Wakehurst Place Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew or Sheffield Park and garden. The greenhouses did not show the plants in them to their best (look at The Eden... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

The Botanical gardens are kept in perfect condition.Lots of different trees,plants and flowers and there are also reindeers,tortoises and lots of water fowl.I spent hours there.Amazing place and very relaxing

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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27 attraction reviews
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

Very peaceful and enjoyable to walk around, even in mid November, every section of the gardens and each individual genus of plant were clearly labeled in latin with brass plaques. each section of the grounds is also clearly marked on numerous maps about the site. There are rambling paths and babbling brooks and ponds to traverse the large area, finding... More 

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Beirut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

This lake is loacted in ethe centre, where you have the UN building. The garden opens at 9 or 10 am, and there are no entry fees. It contains plants and trees, not much of flowers. At the end of the garden, there is a small zoo, we can see few animals, but not wild animals. Its takes around one... More 

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