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Guided tour Botanical garden

Get to know our "sister" organisation HIC and their services, and enjoy a guided tour among the beautiful flowers and plants of the Botanical Garden in Lund.

Interior of the Historical Museum, exposition of old clothes.

Let's meet for a coffee and mingle with a short introduction about International Citizen Hub Lund, and our special invites, Helsingborg International Connections. Take the opportunity to get to know our "sister" organisation and their services to the international community.

Then we walk together to Botanical Garden of Lund for a guided tour. You will learn about the various plants and flowers that thrive in spring, along with the history behind them.

Today the Botanical Garden of Lund University have over 7 000 species on 8 hectares (20 acres) in the middle of Lund. The collections include plants from tropical rainforests, deserts and mountains. There is also a range of fruits, vegetables and medicinal plants. 

The "Old Botanical Garden” was founded 1690 and was situated at the current University square in Lundagård. At that time, the garden sorted under the Faculty of Medicine. The garden at Östra Vallgatan was established in the 1860s and in the 1970s it was detached from the Botanical Institute of Lund University.

The botanical garden is still supporting research and education, but the main focus today is on communicating knowledge about botany, horticulture and environmental issues.


25 May – 10:00-12:00

  • Coffee and introduction of ICHL and HIC 10:00-10:45.
  • Guided tour Botanical Garden 11:00-12:00.


Start at Ekska huset, Sankt Petri Kyrkogata 4, Lund.

The guided tour will be at Botanical Garden of Lund University, Östra Vallgatan 20, Lund.


The registration will open up approximately two weeks before the event.

This event is free of charge – but please unregister if you are not able to attend. Thanks for your understanding!

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short film clips to profile our activities. Please let us know if you don’t want to be in any photos/films before we start the event.


Helsingborg International Connections

Botanical Garden of Lund University