Jardin des Plantes, Rouen

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The Jardin des Plantes is a notable botanical garden dating to 1840 in its present form. It was previously owned by Scottish banker John Law and was the site of several historic balloon ascents. It contains a rock garden, garden of iris and hemerocallis, rose garden, squares of medicinal plants , as well as an orchard and collections of aromatic and carnivorous plants. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Rouen trip simple and quick.
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  • Great place for leisure and for the kids to run around. Beautiful plants and trees, excellent playgrounds. Terrible wc. 
    Great place for leisure and for the kids to run around. Beautiful plants and trees, excellent playgrounds. Terrible wc.  more »
  • Would have happily paid to enter but realised it was free when we got here. Huge park, brilliant plants and flowers all around and plenty to see. Ice cream shop doing a roaring trade when we came as.....  more
    Would have happily paid to enter but realised it was free when we got here. Huge park, brilliant plants and flowers all around and plenty to see. Ice cream shop doing a roaring trade when we came as.....  more »
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  • Free to enter and close to public car parking, looks a little neglected, but spent a nice hour here. Glasshouses appeared to be closed due to covid, but there was a decent play area for families.
  • Great place to picnic and see lots of great botanical displays.

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