MGU Botanical garden - hidden gem on Sparrow Hills
The main part of the oldest Botanical Gardens in Moscow is hidden on the territory of Moscow State University. Don't miss a chance to enjoy spring blossom of lilac and join special excursions to learn more about the history of the Gardens.The Botanical Gardens on Sparrow Hills (Vorobyovy Hills) is a perfect example of european style botanical gardens. The secret place is located away from the city center on the territory of Moscow State Univercity (MGU). The entrance to the Gardens is from Academic Khokhlov Street.
The Botanical Gardens are closed for public access and its doors are opened only for guided groups or individuals. Actually, the guides are professional botanists, they work in the Gardens and know everything about it, they just love it. During this exciting journey you will see the biggest rock gardens in Europe, rich collection of trees, roses and many other relic plants.
Lilac trees planted in 1979 blossom in May and you will have a chance to enjoy the trees and wobderful blossom with series of theme excusions scheduled this month.
To book an English speacking excursion, please arrange the time with the excursion bureau of The Moscow State Univercity Botanical Gardens.