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Welcome to the website of the Botanical Garden Münster!

Current information of events and seasonal botanical highlights can be found under the rubric visitors information

Botanical Garden of WWU

Plant systematics with a view to the castle
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The Botanical Garden of the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster was founded in 1803. As scientific institution it provides resources for scientific research and teaching. Other functions include conservation of species- and genetic diversity and maintenance of scientifically valuable collections.

Green houses and orangery
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In addition to its role as university facility, the Botanical Garden Münster is open to the public and represents an recreational oasis right in the center of Münster  where visitors are invited to discover and enjoy nature and learn interesting facts about botany and ecology.

The Botanical Garden offers numerous guided tours and events and provides information on botanical and ecological topics.

Winter in the Botanical Garden
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Spring in the Botanical Garden
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