Victoria in blossom

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  • Location: Botaniska trädgården Tropiska växthuset, Villavägen 8
  • Website
  • Organiser: Uppsala linneanska trädgårdar
  • Contact person: Lotta Saetre
  • Kulturevenemang, Temadag

An opportunity to see the flower of the giant water lily, Victoria amazonica, and the pithaya in blossom. They open out at dusk, but not every night. Updates (in Swedish) on Facebook.
Opening hours: Thursday–Saturday 6pm–9pm. Due to the Covid-19-pandemic you have to book your ticket in advance, through

 Due to the Covid-19-pandemic we only 30 visitors into the Tropical Greenshouse. Thus you have to book your ticket in advance, throug Hours available are: Thursday 13 August 18.00, 19.00 (SOLD OUT) and 20.00 (SOLD OUT); Friday 14 August 18.00, 19.00 and 20.00 (SOLD OUT); and Saturday 15 August 18.00, 19.00 and 20.00 (SOLD OUT). Please, specify desired day and time; how many persons you are; and your contact information. 

Entrance fee adults 50 Skr. Children (ages 0-17) free of charge. 

Victoria in blossom

Exercise – recreation – culture

Ride your bike to Linnaeus' Hammarby or hike in the cultural reserve.Try Qi Gong, Yoga, Taiji or boules in the Botanical Garden.

Buy tickets for a theater performance or concert. Enjoy art works, beautiful flower beds and silence. Study, read a book or have a good coffee. In our gardens there is room for both rest and exercise!

Workout in the garden 2021

For daily information, contact the organizer.

Boules greens in the baroque garden: try out boules is available during competitions. Organizer Örsundsbro SK.

Senior Qigong at Sorbusplan (corner Norbyvägen-Villavägen, at the Nordic Africa Institute). Schedule for 2021 not ready yet. Organizier the Swedish Church.

Qigong at Sorbusplan (corner Norbyvägen-Villavägen, at the Nordic Africa Institute):  Mondays 7 June – 26 July, 5.30pm–7pm. For up-to-date information see the website for the organizer Biyunföreningen Gröna Draken.

Summer yoga in the Botanical garden: ususally Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, April – August. For more information, see the facebook page Sommaryoga i Uppsala.

Utställningar Uppsala linneanska trädgårdar

Last modified: 2021-04-08