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Museo y Jardin Botanico "Prof Atilio Lombardo"

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Uruguay - Montevideo

Institution Code: MVJB

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Museo y Jardin Botanico "Prof Atilio Lombardo"
Av. 19 Abril 1181 11700 Montevideo Uruguay

Telephone: +598 336 4005
Fax: +598 336 6488
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Ing. Agr. Carlos A. Brussa
    Curator's Name: Ing. Agr. Carlos A. Brussa
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 4
    Educational Staff Number: 10
    Research Staff Number: 3
    Administration Staff Number: 7

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1902
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: -34.8941
    Longitude: -56.0674

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 200
    Number of Volunteers: 9

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 1000

Conservation Programmes

  • Medicinal Plant Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

  • Education: Yes
    Exploration: Yes
    Floristics: Yes
    Systematics and Taxonomy: Yes

Education Programmes

  • Education Programme: Yes