Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum), Oslo

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Founded in 1814, Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) represents the oldest such garden in Norway. The garden is now a part of the Natural History Museum of the University of Oslo and focuses on environmental conservation and educating the public about the importance of biodiversity. View the collection of over 7,500 plant species from around the world, separated into sections such as a scent garden, herb garden, Viking garden, palm house, and Victoria house--featuring exotic and tropical plants. Entrance is free. Put Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum) and other Oslo attractions into our Oslo road trip site, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Lovely gardens, themed areas with interesting plants. The natural medicinal herbs and plants area was interesting and had good signage. A sensory Granny’s garden was interesting to help aid those...  more »
  • The University Botanical Garden is the oldest botanical garden in Norway (founded in 1814). An ideal place for a relaxing walk, in silence and surrounded by plants.  more »

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