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Hortus Botanicus
Plantage Middenlaan 2
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    The Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam is one of the oldest botanic gardens in the world. Today, there are more than 6,000 plants (>4,000 species) growing in the garden and greenhouses. The Hortus is located in the Plantage district on the edge of the hectic center of Amsterdam. Behind the 300-year-old gates, however, the bustle of the city seems to disappear. Originally, the Hortus was a medicinal herb garden, founded in 1638 by the Amsterdam City Council. At that time, herbs were of vital importance as the basis of medicines and the city had just experienced a plague epidemic. Doctors and pharmacists trained in the preparation of prescriptions at the Hortus

    Opening hours
    Monday thru Friday 09:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Sunday and holidays 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


    The Hortus is closed at 4:00 p.m. during the months December and January.




    Museums and Attractions
    [ Museums and Attractions Map ]

    VakbondsmuseumHenri PolakLaan 9( 0.1 km )
    Artis ZooPlantage Kerklaan 38-40( 0.2 km )
    VerzetsmuseumPlantage Kerklaan 61( 0.3 km )
    Jewish Historical MuseumJonas Daniel Meijerplein 2-4( 0.4 km )
    ArcamPrins Hendrikkade 600( 0.5 km )
    Maritime MuseumKattenburgerplein 1( 0.6 km )


    Restaurants
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    Lofel and BurkePlantage Kerklaan 2( 0.2 km )
    FujiYamaValkenburgerstraat 223 D( 0.3 km )
    Chez UzziMuiderstraat 18( 0.3 km )
    PlanciusPlantage Kerklaan 61a( 0.3 km )
    AguadaRoetersstraat 10 hs( 0.4 km )


    Cinemas
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    KriterionRoeterstraat 170( 0.5 km )
    TuschinskyReguliersbreestraat 26-28( 1 km )


    Stages
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    Muziek Theater Waterlooplein 22( 0.5 km )
    CarreAmstel 115-125( 0.6 km )
    PleintheaterSajetplein 39( 0.7 km )
    TropeninstituutMauritskade 63( 0.8 km )
    Amsterdams Marionetten TheaterNieuwe Jonkerstraat 8( 0.9 km )


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Plantage Middenlaan

Transportation
Schiphol Airport 11.2 km
Central train station 1.5 km
Tram 6 9 14

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