Aptekarsky Ogorod (Apothecary´s Garden) , RU 129090 Moskow ( last change : 14.03.2011 15:14:12 )

  Details   Directions   Animals   Plants   Products

Aptekarsky Ogorod (Apothecary´s Garden)
Prospekt Mira, 26,
RU- 129090 Moskow
Phone : +7-495-680-5880    
Email : info@hortus.ru
Website: http://www.hortus.ru

Founded by Peter the Great in 1706 as a kitchen garden (ogorod) for growing medicinal plants. Since 1805, it has belonged to the Moscow State University as part of the Biology Faculty. There is another (now - principal) territory of the Botanic Garden of Moscow University on Vorobiovy Gory (Sparrow Hills) near the main campus of the University (not open to general public).

Opening hours :
10:00-18:00 (winter); 10:00-20:00 (summer)

Admission price :
Adults: 100 rubles
School children, full-time students: 50 rubles

Restaurant, Description :
There is a good variety of cafes, bars and restaurants along the garden boundary (many with fantastic views in).

Infrastructure :

Dimension : 6 ha



Back to the list