Welcome to the website of the Münster Botanic Garden!

Information for visitors and on seasonal botanical highlights, can be found under the heading Visitor Info.

Current developments in the garden can be found under the heading News.

Botanical Garden of Münster University

Plant systematics with a view to the castle
© de Lamor-Sellés Schneider

The Botanical Garden of the University of 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 function as a scientific institution, the Botanical Garden is open to the public. It offers its visitors an oasis of peace and relaxation in the middle of Münster.

Even those who want to learn something are in the right place: The Botanical Garden offers numerous guided tours and events and provides information about botanical and ecological facts.

Winter in the Botanical Garden
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Spring in the Botanical Garden
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