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

chemin de l' Imperatrice 1, Chambesy 1292, Switzerland
+41 22 418 51 00
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Beautiful and interesting

I visited the gardens during a break from a conference nearby and was pleasantly surprised by the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oslo, Norway
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Wonderful (and free!) morning

My boyfriend and I had a day to spend in Geneva and not a huge budget to play with (two things that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
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chemin de l' Imperatrice 1, Chambesy 1292, Switzerland
+41 22 418 51 00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the gardens during a break from a conference nearby and was pleasantly surprised by the beauty of the gardens. One may walk on paths through different botanical landscapes where information about the different plants and trees is listed on signs. There are benches...More

Thank Deihcs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a day to spend in Geneva and not a huge budget to play with (two things that don't really go together in this city!) However this garden is the exception. It's a beautiful place to visit and we especially enjoyed...More

Thank sophieh99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We entered the garden around 19.00 and were strolling around for a while. At about 19.39 we were told by a guard that the park was closing. We went to the gate -and it was closed! So were two other entrences!!! No one answered the...More

Thank Marit_E_Larsen
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place that is perfectly manageable for short visits. Well-tended, with nooks and crannies to explore. Very green, clean and serene. Free entry.

Thank Bufoid
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Had a great morning here, and the best thing is it's free! Not far from United Nations building and the chair. If you like nice gardens and conservatories this is for you - the cafe is great too (unfortunately with Geneva prices).

Thank TSutz
Reviewed 2 May 2017

It is next to the WTO . I spent a whole day and did not feels tire.Very green garden with varieties of pans and trees. Some animals are there. A children park is inside also. This big garden has a Alps environment.

Thank JoyShurjo
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Relatives of ours were visiting Geneva and one of the sites we took them to was the Botanical Gardens. In the city itself; the only problem may be finding a parking spot. Best solution - take a bus. Definitely worth it. So many flowering plants...More

Thank Gerald U
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Took visiting family from grandparents to babies for a visit for the first time in 20 years. Absolutely great, all free and very informative. Only had to pay for the merry go round but that's OK. Hugely recommended.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 January 2017

.... spend a relaxing hour in the botanical gardens nearby. The gardens are beautifully kept and a joy to visit. I particularly like the hot houses with tropical and semi-tropical plants. The sense garden is also worth a visit if you want a really sensual...More

Thank aprilevent
Reviewed 16 December 2016

I have only visited three botanical gardens in my life and this was the best of all the three. The garden was very big and they had three green houses if I'm not mistaken. They even had some sort of small 'zoo'. When I went...More

Thank Terrylia
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17 May 2015|
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Response from Chambesy | Reviewed this property |
Bus nr 1 or 25.