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Botanical Gardens

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Lovely

This is a nice shady garden with paths, benches, and ponds. There were several photography sessions... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2019
Millet02
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Atlanta, Georgia
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It Worth

An amazing place to share nature and relax. Beside virtually abandobed by governement (it's a... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
Lucio V
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Porto Alegre, RS
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Mar 5, 2019
“Lovely”
Sep 16, 2017
“It Worth”
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The Botanical Gardens contains approximately 43 hectares. Also at the Gardens: the Natural Sciences Museum headquarters, a Germplasm Bank, a Seed Bank and a Sapling Terrarium.
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Rua Doutor Salvador Franca | Jardim Botânico, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90690-000, Brazil
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+55 51 3320-2027
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Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

This is a nice shady garden with paths, benches, and ponds. There were several photography sessions going on the day we went, otherwise not many people around.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Millet02
Reviewed September 16, 2017

An amazing place to share nature and relax. Beside virtually abandobed by governement (it's a public space) the employees do all their best to keep the place at the best

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Lucio V
Reviewed February 12, 2017

A big variety of trees and plants, most of them properly tagged and named. A beautiful part with pine trees and several varieties Auracarias. The natural history museum is located in the park and has free entrance. They have some very old local dinosaurs on...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Grace I
Reviewed November 26, 2016

for those of us from coming North America, this was an awesome place to visit. A totally different world. I am nit sure I recognized any of the exotic plants. There is no printer material in other than Portuguese, and the staff didn't speak English,...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank patricksS4343SF
Reviewed November 8, 2016

As just a park it is quite good, lots of green and a nice lake with turtles. But as a botanical garden I expect a lot more structure, there were no labels on the trees or plants which would tell us what is what, the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank akirakio
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

I had a really good time at the botanical gardens in Porto Alegre. It's lush green and perfect for a picnic. There's also a museum where you can check out snakes.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank wellingtonregis
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Wilderness with rare black swans in the midle of the city. Note, however , respecting certain distance from them because they are territorial animals .

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank PadillaLuiz
Reviewed May 20, 2016

This is one of the nicest place to check around the city, if you feel like nature. First: It's really safe, so you can have a picnic there, or just chill in the sun with no worries at all. Second: Snakes museum, if you feel...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Marcelo M
Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

Nice place to come with children, closes at 17 h. Look carefully there are a few animals watching at you from everywhere.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank M VICTORIA G
Reviewed July 20, 2015

My addill 15 visit the park between October and November, It is spring season, and the flowers will be beautiful. Good for pictures.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Bruna_Boneberg
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