This small garden doesn't have the charm of its city-centre counterpart (see Hortus Botanicus), but it's a pleasant place for a stroll. The fern collection is one of the largest in the world; the Dutch garden next door shows the great variety of flora native to this country.
|Venue name:||Hortus Botanicus (Vrije Universiteit)|
Van de Boechorststraat 8
|Opening hours:||Open Sept-May 8am-4.30pm Mon-Fri; May-Sept 8am-4.30pm Mon-Fri; 9am-5pm Sat.|
|Transport:||Tram 5/Metro 50, 51/bus 142, 170, 171, 172.|