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Parque Botânico da Tapada da Ajuda

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Portugal - Lisboa

Institution Code: AJUDA

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Parque Botânico da Tapada da Ajuda
Instituto Superior de Agronomia
Tapada da Ajuda
1349-017 Portugal

Telephone: 351 21 3653168
Fax: 351 21 3653238
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Maria Teresa de Carvalho e Vasconcelos
    Curator's Name: Paulo Jorge da Silva Forte
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 7
    Educational Staff Number: 2
    Research Staff Number: 4
    Administration Staff Number: 1

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1910
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 89 Hectares
    Latitude: 38.7066
    Longitude: -9.1766
    Altitude: 60.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Herbarium: Number of Specimens: 940000
    Arboretum: No
  • Seed Bank: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Cultivation Taxa Num: 1500

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes
    Medicinal Plant Programme: Yes
    Reintroduction Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

  • Education: Yes

Education Programmes