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Grugapark Essen, Essen

(4.6/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web)
Grugapark Essen, a botanical garden established in 1927, plays host to Germany's largest collection of climbing plants, a bonsai garden, a medieval herb garden, wetlands, and more. Wander through the various gardens to see plants from around the world. Visit the greenhouses, spend some time in the sensory garden, or settle on the grass for a picnic. A little train offers rides around the park for a small fee. Entry to the park is charged during the day, but if you come back in the evening, you can enjoy the park for free. Grugapark Essen is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Essen Edition.
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  • We were two times in a week there. Parent day to walk and regain power. Just beautiful, spacious, very clean and green. Every few meters great playgrounds for children. In the evening, an exhibition of light objects was in the Park. Mystic!
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  • The Gruga Park is recommended all year round. With small children, various activities such as playground, animals and even a small indoor find especially area.
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  • A very beautiful, vast park. The design of the individual topic areas have succeeded very well. Anyway to recommend!
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