Botanic Garden

Charles University Botanical Garden

Just south of Charles Square is Charles University’s botanical garden. It was founded in 1775, and actually moved from Smíchov district to its present site in 1898. It is the Czechs’ oldest botanical garden. The steep, hillside garden concentrates on Central European flora and is especially pretty in spring. Location: …

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Prague Botanic Garden

The Prague Botanic Garden was founded in 1969 but it was only meant for scientific purposes. However, today it is open to the public. The open-air exhibition takes up about 4.5 hectares. The central bed of a perennial and annual plant collection is among the most attractive parts of the …

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