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Jardin Botanico de Barcelona

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Carrer del Doctor Font i Quer 2, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 56 41 60
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really disappointing botanical garden. I’ve been to a few different botanical gardens around Europe and this one was poorly maintained, poorly signed and lacked the volume of plants I would expect.

Thank Ollie J
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Not another tourist in sight which was nice but unless you are a very keen gardener I would say this isn't a must. Spent a short while here and it was nice to see wild parrots and a few tiny lizards but on the whole...More

1  Thank Soulsister99
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

most plants are dead or vanished. the entrance was cheap but it felt like the normal parks are taken care of better

2  Thank Tristan A
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The park is fine, but seems a little abandoned, seems like the garden isn’t kept that well. Definitely didn’t live up to my expectation, much more beautiful gardens in Barcelona, even the ones next to this one, it is cheap though, so you kinda get...More

Thank Jasper S
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Tickets are cheap. Inside we can find mainly plants from Mediterranean region. But there are also plants common in e.g. Australia, California, Chile (check flowering Echinopsis). Unfortunately the Botanic Institute was closed. 1-2 hours are enough for visitors.

Thank Paweł P
Reviewed 12 May 2018

This was not on our original itinerary, but since we chose to walk downhill from Montjuic Castle to the Olympic Stadium, it made sense to stop. The admission fee was very reasonable (at that point in time we would've paid it just for the opportunity...More

2  Thank smracr
Reviewed 11 March 2018

If you enjoy the intense bustle of la Rambla and thrill at the site of a thousand tourists this may not be the place for you.The garden is easy to get to on the 55 bus from the city centre-it is the end stop near...More

3  Thank Strandskat
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We were surprised on the small entrance fee for such a well maintained botantical garden park. We were able to see the bonsai collection, which was quite large with olive, plum, crab apple, and many others, We went early on a Sunday to avoid large...More

1  Thank HomeSweetOmaha
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

From October to March 10am to 5 pm From April to September 10am to 7 pm Reachable by Metro Lines 1 and 3 (Espanya Station)

3  Thank LYNN F
Reviewed 5 December 2017

it may not be old, there may be homeless persons using it for a toiler, it may not have greenhouses, a quarter of it is still incostruction, and it is not a short walk from the subway, but i have been to enough gardens to...More

3  Thank bobbydag
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Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça
Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful
fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands
the impressive and towering structure of the Palau
Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in
front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie
Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of
their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to
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20 October 2017|
Response from jarmwr40 | Reviewed this property |
I would have spent up to an hour there, max, if it had been cooler and if I had been by myself. Appeared to have a wide variety of plants. Enjoy!
28 August 2016|
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Response from A S H | Reviewed this property |
Hi . I think you have to budget with a coupl eof hours. The distances within the park are large. You should also be aware that public transport to the park is not so easy - there are no metro stations in the area and you... More