Botanical Gardens Flora, Cologne
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Both a municipal park and a botanical garden, Botanical Gardens Flora, designed by renowned Prussian gardener Peter Joseph Lenné in 1864, contains more than 10,000 different plant species. Close to the left Rhine banks in the city's north, this 11.5 hectare (28 acre) garden includes The Flora, which occupies the southern part of the park and features a waterfall and a flower garden with a central fountain. More exotic plants, such as orchids, cocoa plants, and succulents can be found in the large greenhouse. The northern botanical garden is categorized according to plant type. In the summer, try to time your visit with the annual Zoo and Flora Summer Night, which offers a music program and a nocturnal visit to the zoo. See Botanical Gardens Flora and all Cologne has to offer by arranging your trip with our Cologne family vacation planner.
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  • Indeed a very nice place, absolutely no ozhidanno for that city! Very well maintained, lots of different zones, and an English corner and large coniferous zone. Cute track on which it is so nice to go has been, and still was Golden autumn and plants were very elegant. If there is time to visit him from the Centre can be reached on foot along the promenade or take.
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  • Although i am not a plant lover but still visited at the garden as i had heard about this place once by a friend. So, yhought to go yhere and find that i was in the lap of nature. It was really relaxi...  more »
  • The beautifully restored, refurbished building of the flora is an ideal place for upscale events. Since the Cologne holding each Carnival for an upscale event, they happen of course here. Of course, it's especially beautiful in the spring summer when it blooms.
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