Frankfurt Botanical Gardens
The well-ordered and interesting Botanical Garden in Frankfurt
is administered by the University. The gardens are designed to take
visitors on a journey through different areas of the plant kingdom,
from the hardwood forests of North America to the barren savannah
of Africa. The gardens cover more than eight hectares (20 acres)
and contain more than 6,000 different botanical species, from
exotic rainforest flowers to European weeds. Aside from admiring
thr flora, there are fun family activities like miniature golf and
boat hire, as well as a gift shop and cafe.
Address: Siesmayerstrasse 61
Telephone: (0)69 2123 3939
Transportation: Entrance PalmengartenstraÃ?e: trains U6, U7 or buses 32,
33, 50 to Station Bockenheimer Warte
Opening Time: Daily 9am-6pm between February and October, 9am-4pm
from November to January.
Admission: EUR5 (adults), EUR2 (children 14 and under); EUR9.50 for
special events including festivals and certain exhibitions.