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Fõvárosi Állat- és Növénykert

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Hungary - Budapest

Institution Code: BUDFA

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

Main Address:
Fõvárosi Állat- és Növénykert
Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden
Allatkerti Korut 6 - 12,
1146 Hungary

Telephone: +36 1 273 49 46
Fax: +36 1 273 49 50
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Dr. BOGSCH Ilma
    Curator's Name: ZSIGMOND Vince
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number: 20
    Educational Staff Number: 5
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number: 15

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: Yes
  • Physical Data
  • Landscaped Area: Yes
    Landscaped Area: Size: 8 Hectares
  • Total Area: 10 Hectares
    Latitude: 47.5000
    Longitude: 19.1666
    Annual Rainfall: 508 mm
    Altitude: 105.00 Metres
  • Additional Locations
  • Satellite Garden Names: -
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name: F鮲醨osi 羖lat- 閟 N鰒閚ykert
  • Local Address: 1146, 羖latkerti krt. 6-12
  • Locality: City: Budapest
  • Locality: State: Hungary

Features and Facilities

  • Seed Bank: Yes
  • Open to public: Yes
  • Number of Visitors: 1
    Number of Volunteers: 20

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Cactaceae, succulents, National Bonsai Collection, dendrological collectionEuropean and Hungarian Protected Plants

Conservation Programmes

  • Ex Situ Conservation Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

  • Conservation - Biology: Yes
    Ecology: Yes
    Invasive Species Biology and Control: Yes
    Seed/Spore Biology: Yes

Education Programmes

  • Visitor/Education Centre: Yes
    Education Signs in Garden: Yes
    Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Education Booklets/Leaflets: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Permanent Public Displays: Yes
    Special Exhibitions: Yes
    Courses for School Children: Yes
    Courses for University/College Students: Yes
    Courses for General Public: Yes