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Jardin des Plantes

Blvd Henri IV, Quartier Montpellier Centre, 34967, Montpellier, France
+33 4 67 63 43 22
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what you could see was good, but most was fenced off and under going works

the areas you could see were lovely! def worth going for a nice walk. However the amazing looking... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Andrew W
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Brighton, United Kingdom
Beautiful and culture-filled place for a stroll

This botanical garden is the oldest one in France (established in the 16th century!) and you could... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amanda W
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Blvd Henri IV, Quartier Montpellier Centre, 34967, Montpellier, France
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Reviewed yesterday

the areas you could see were lovely! def worth going for a nice walk. However the amazing looking cacti house was closed, as was an "orangery" style building and a large area of the gardens. As said tho the area open was really nice, but...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 4 days ago

This botanical garden is the oldest one in France (established in the 16th century!) and you could tell. It was beautiful and filled with crumbling statues and steps. The garden is relatively small but has an impressive amount of greenery. There are several nice places...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely gardens, lily pond & lots of little plots. Gave us some ideas for our garden! Also suitable to eat lunch in on a sunny day.

Thank Ellek85
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful garden with easy strolls. Pretty shaded as well, which helped in the midday sun. Worth the visit.

Thank agnosia42
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

A tranquil calm place for a stroll on a sunny day. We visited in April to see an army of gardeners busy tidying and planting in readiness for the summer. The weedy chaos was being replaced and I'm sure a colourful spectacle will emerge in...More

Thank Evvvvery
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Was unfortunately closed while around, but looked charming from the wall. Just next to Porte du Peyrou and cathedral.

Thank Pasi K
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Nice place to have a walk round considering it's free. However many of the areas are cornered off and a lot of places are over grown. Shame really as this could be a really nice place

Thank AmeliaAndAdam
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We found this garden by chance. It has a fascinating story as a historic botanical garden which has seen better days. At first glance it seems overrun but is definitely worth going into. It has walks around and plaques on trees, lots of benches to...More

Thank 389maureens
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The Jardin des plantes de Montpellier (4.5 hectares) is a historic botanical garden and arboretum located on Boulevard Henri IV. It was established in 1593 & is France's oldest botanical garden. It is maintained by the Université de Medecine Montpellier & is open afternoons daily...More

Thank Bubbles73uk
Reviewed 18 October 2016

it s a cute place for walk, enjoy silence, see little nature, it s not the more big parc but still it s a good one, i was walking with my boyfriend and we enjoyed a wondelfull moment with the sun guiding our way, its...More

Thank Ile A
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Margaret D
Are dogs allowed
30 July 2016|
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Response from Lee W | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure I saw a French couple with a little dog inside, but you should be able to email to ask.
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