District of Nitra, town of Nitra
It really pays off to visit Botanical garden SPU in Nitra. To be for the moment in the green heart of the university and to rest in pleasing environment is a medicine for the soul.
Let’s go! In vast park there are types of flora of mild climate with regard to their systematic categorization, biological and ecological peculiarities and grouped taking into account principles of garden architecture. If the visitor craves for other interesting things, he should come to visit greenhouses of botanical garden that are proud of their rich collection of tropical and subtropical plants, of plants grown in regulated conditions of exposition and growing greenhouses. There are ornamental plants, crops, carnivorous plants as well as succulents and cactuses. Then precious exemplars of orchids and bromelias, thanks to expeditions focused on collection taking place at the beginning of botanical garden’s origin, mainly in Ecuador, Peru and Nicarague.
Interesting are also collections of crops represented by a large amount of apple trees but also assortment of old and regional varieties of various fruit types.
Opening hours - vivarium:
Monday – Friday from 09.30 to 16.00 h
Wednesday from 14.00 to 18.00
Sunday from 14.00 to 16.00
University vivarium SPU in Nitra (Univerzitné vivárium SPU v Nitre)
BZ - UV SPU
Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita
Trieda Andreja Hlinku 2
949 76 Nitra
Tel.: +421/37/641 47 91
Opening hours - botanical garden:
Monday – Friday from 08.00 to 15.00 h
Saturday - Sunday from 10.00 to 18.00
Botanická záhrada SPU v Nitre
Tr. Andreja Hlinku 2
949 76 Nitra
Tel.: +421/37/641 47 37