Botanic Gardens Kiel

General Information

EingangssteleIn the Botanic Gardens Kiel, you will find plants from all over the world within eight hectares of gardens that await to be discovered by wandering along its 10 kilometres of paths.

Within a short period of time, you can travel between all the continents at the Gardens. You will be impressed by the biodiversity of the flora of the Americas and Asia and you can explore characteristic biotopes of Central Europe, such as forests, heaths, dunes, moors or the alpine regions.

Do you need to warm up after your alpine excursion? OK, just visit the deserts of Africa and America in our greenhouses that are open to the public!

The world has bloomed for 350 years at the Botanic Gardens Kiel!

Map of the gardens

Garden sections

our Mission and activities

the history of the Gardens


trainee program and interships

University Education