The city of Montevideo boasts of a number of beautiful gardens and parks (including a Japanese Garden) and the Jardin Botanico de Montevideo or the Montevideo Botanical Garden is not the least of them.
The park contains an extensive collection of many beautiful and exotic plants and trees from all over the world and you'll feel a serenity come over you all on its own as you walk along the quite pathways of the garden and explore the wealth of green that stand by their sides. And if you're interested in plant physiology and history, make sure to stop by the museum located right next to the garden's entrance.
The museum contains an impressive and well-maintained botanical library where you can find a wealth of information about the many plants that are found inside the garden. Located in the Prado neighborhood on Avenue 19 de Abril.Places nearby:
Teatro Solis: Home of Uruguayan Theater 5 km / 3 mi
Museo de la Plata: Preserving the Natural History of Argentina 158 km / 98 mi
Plaza de Mayo: Buenos Aires Plaza of Hope and Independence 200 km / 124 mi
Bosques de Palermo: Home of Galileo Galilei Planetarium 205 km / 127 mi
Tigre's Puerto De Frutos: A Bustling, Waterfront Marketplace 222 km / 138 mi