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Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten Wilhelma

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Germany - Deutschland - Stuttgart

Institution Code: STUTZ

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten Wilhelma
Neckartalstrasse D-70342 STUTTGART, Germany
Germany - Deutschland

Telephone: 0711 54020
Fax: 0711 5402220
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Prof.Dr.Dieter Jauch
    Curator's Name: Dr. Björn Schäfer
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: No
    Status: Trust: No
  • Date founded: 1846
  • Physical Data
  • Latitude: 51.5216
    Longitude: 14.3470
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten Wilhelma
  • Local Address: Neckartalstrasse 70376 Stuttgart
  • Locality: City: Stuttgart
  • Locality: State:

Features and Facilities

  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: No
    Disabled access: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 2218519

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Orchidaceae (c.750 spp.), Nymphaeaceae, Azalea, Camellia, Fuchsia, Cactaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Bromeliaceae (c.460 spp.), Begoniaceae (c.190 spp.), Fuchsia (90 spp., 190 hybrids), Rhododendron, Pteridophyta, insectivorous plants.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Guided Tours: Yes
    Permanent Public Displays: Yes
    Special Exhibitions: Yes
    Courses for School Children: Yes
    Courses for University/College Students: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes