School holiday fun – grow sprouts

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

For children 5–12 years old. The Tropical Greenhouse is open Monday–Friday 11:00-–16:00.

Free for children, UU students, and UU staff. 50 SEK for adults over 18 years. Children have to be accomanied by at least one adult.

A small poison dart frog is climbing on a trunk, surrounded by green leaves and moss. The frog’s body is light green, and it’s legs are light blue. It is covered with black dots.

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 enjoy a tea or coffee break. In our gardens there is room for both rest and exercise!

Workout in the gardens in 2023

For current information, contact the organizers.

Boules greens in the baroque garden: Singelklubben and Upsala Pétanque Club practice boule in the Botanical Garden Sundays May–September, and Mondays and Thursdays May–August, respectively. Contact them if you want to try your hand at pétanque. 

Qigong at Sorbusplan (corner Norbyvägen-Villavägen, at the Nordic Africa Institute):  Mondays 12 June – 31 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, May – August. For more information, on the Facebook page Sommaryoga i Uppsala.

Utställningar Uppsala linneanska trädgårdar

Last modified: 2023-10-02