Victoria in blossom
- Date: –
- Location: Botaniska trädgården Tropiska växthuset, Villavägen 8
- Organiser: Uppsala linneanska trädgårdar
- Contact person: Lotta Saetre
- Temadag, Kulturevenemang
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.
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; dance in the Linnaeus 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 2019
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). Tuesdays May 28, June 4 and June 11, at 11am. Organizier the Swedish Church.
Qigong at Sorbusplan (corner Norbyvägen-Villavägen, at the Nordic Africa Institute): usually Mondays mid June - end of July, 5.30pm–7pm. For up-to-date information see the website for the organizer Biyunföreningen Gröna Draken.
Taiji in the baroque garden (close to Linneanum): Mondays in August, 6pm–7pm. For up-to-date information see the website for the organizer Uppsala Wudang Pai.
Summer yoga in the Botanical garden: ususally Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays, May - August. For more information, see the facebook page Sommaryoga i Uppsala.
Utställningar Uppsala linneanska trädgårdar
Kommande utställningar i Botaniska trädgården, Linnéträdgården och Linnés Hammarby och på övriga museer vid Uppsala universitets.Calendar RSS Subscribe to calendar
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The Culture Night in the Botanical Garden
The Botanical Garden provides an ambient setting for moving meditation, Japanese martial arts, classical music, and a traditional fire show. Watch ceremonial archery. Try your hand at origami, learn about kimonos and witness a Japanese tea ceremony in the orangery. Explore the Tropical Greenhouse and hear the frogs sing. If you are lucky, the giant water lily will show you its flower.