Museum Day: Diversity in the Rainforest

  • Date: –16:00
  • Location: Botaniska trädgården The Tropical Greenhouse, Villavägen 8
  • Website
  • Organiser: The Linnaean Gardens of Uppsala
  • Contact person: Lotta S Saetre
  • Kulturevenemang, Temadag

Uppsala Museums celebrate the museum day with free admission. Extended opening hours in the Tropical Greenhouse until 16 o'clock. In the Greenhouse you can learn more about biodiversity, life forms, and adaptations.

The second Sunday in November is Father's Day in Sweden. Uppsala Museums treat fathers and everybody else to free admission and to events where diversity is at focus. Make father happy – visit a museum on Father's Day!

The Tropical Greenhouse

14:30 Guided tour in the rainforest: adaptation and biodiversity of plants

You can find the full programme (in Swedish) in the museum day guide at Destination Uppsala.

Exercise – recreation – culture

Ride your bike to Linnaeus' Hammarby or wander in the cultural reserve there.Give Qi Gong, Yoga, Taiji or boules a try in the Botanical Garden.

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

Workout in the gardens in 2022

For current information, contact the organizers.

Preliminary: Boules greens in the baroque garden: try your hand at pétanque in connection with competitions. 

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

Qigong at Sorbusplan (corner Norbyvägen-Villavägen, at the Nordic Africa Institute):  Mondays 6 June – 25 July, 17:30–18:30. For up-to-date information see the website of the organizer Biyunföreningen Gröna Draken.

Summer yoga in the Botanical garden: usually Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, April – August. For more information, on the Facebook page Sommaryoga i Uppsala.

Utställningar Uppsala linneanska trädgårdar

Last modified: 2022-08-15