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The old botanical garden in city center

The old botanical garden is situated by the new university library and near to st Elizabeth church... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Herzliya, Israel
via mobile
Nice place

There are in Marburg two botanical gardens – the old and the new one. Old garden is located in not... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
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17 Jul 2018
“The old botanical garden in city center”
29 Oct 2017
“Old gardens right next to upper town”
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Karl-von-Frisch-Strasse, 35032 Marburg, Hesse, Germany
+49 4964 212821507
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

The old botanical garden is situated by the new university library and near to st Elizabeth church . Not something special , a nice pond and plants species with names signs .

1  Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Much smaller than the new botanical garden on the Lahnberge but still nice for a picnic on a sunny day.

Thank henri_s
Reviewed 26 August 2016

There are in Marburg two botanical gardens – the old and the new one. Old garden is located in not a large area in the historical centre. Now it is used by residents mainly as a public park. In fact its original functions were transferred...More

3  Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed 7 November 2015

I work very near to the Botanischer Garten at Karl Von Frisch Str. You can take bus #7 direction Uni Lahnberge. Get down at the Botanischer garten bus stop and its just a few min. walk from there. A nice place to spend half a...More

2  Thank Traveller-PC
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Nice for a walk in a green park but nothing special to see. Some parts were being repaired and closed off by a fence so city is trying to keep it up. But in a short visit. spend more time in the old city.

Thank susanmccallum
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Taking the #7 bus to the Lahnberge offered a trip through residential Marburg, the big clinic and university, to the new Botanical Garden, established a few years ago on the hills overlooking the city. We arrived during the rhododendron flowering, and saw many hues on...More

1  Thank morta
Reviewed 4 June 2014

About half of the Botanical garden is under construction. had a nice picnic in the available part with impromptu entertainment from other guests (circus, guitar, etc.).

Thank time_wanderer_13
Reviewed 31 May 2014

when i think of a botanischer garten i think of a place with a lot of different plants, flowers, signs naer to them. here there is just a run-down park with a pond and alot of grass that needs mowing.

Thank hhsol
Reviewed 10 June 2013

Very nice park-like setting a short walk from the center of the lower town enroute to the Elizabeth Church. Pleasant walking paths.

Thank Thunderbird12
Reviewed 20 March 2013

This garden belongs to the not so rare gardens in European cities, which belongs to the University, and centrally located. Some of them, e.g. in Vienna (right across the fence from Belvedere) are absolute beauty, especially spring time. This one is a small one, similar...More

2  Thank silencd
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