Visitor Information

CONDITIONS FOR YOUR VISIT

EXHIBITIONS HOUSES:

  • 2Gplus proof:
    Presentation of proof of vaccination or recovery plus rapid test: Vaccination documentation (as QR code via app or in paper form) of a complete vaccination (at least 14 days ago) or a certificate of infection confirmed by PCR test (not older than 3 months) must be presented.
    In addition, a recent negative antigen or PCR test must be shown.
    In addition to these proofs, an original official identification document must be presented in order to verify identity.
    Exempt from the 2G restriction are Children up to and including 5 years of age, children up to and including 7 years of age who have not yet started school, elementary school students and students of a special education and counseling center, a school that builds on elementary school or a vocational school, persons up to and including 17 years of age who are no longer attending school (negative antigen test required), persons who cannot be vaccinated for medical reasons (medical evidence required, negative antigen test required), persons for whom there is no general vaccination recommendation by the Standing Commission on Vaccination (STIKO) (negative antigen test required).
    Exempt from the test proof requirement are persons who completed their full vaccination no more than 3 months ago, recovered persons whose subsequent vaccination was no more than 3 months ago, recovered persons whose infection with coronavirus was no more than 3 months ago, persons who have received their booster vaccination, children up to and including 7 years of age who have not yet started school, schoolchildren* up to and including 17 years of age and persons for whom there is no recommendation for a booster vaccination by the STIKO (for example, fully vaccinated children and adolescents up to and including 17 years of age and pregnant women in the first trimester of pregnancy).
  • In principle, masks are compulsory in the indoor areas. Persons over 18 years of age must wear an FFP2 mask (or comparable). 
  • A minimum distance of 1.5 meters from other persons is requested.
  • Collection of contact information:
    According to the Corona Ordinance of the State Government of Baden-Württemberg, we are obliged to request contact data such as surname and first name, address, telephone number or e-mail address as well as date of visit, time (from - to), start time of the guided tour. The purpose of the survey is to ensure the fastest possible traceability of the chains of infection with the virus. These data will be stored for 4 weeks. This can be done on site, via the Luca app or via the contact form below.

OUTDOOR FACILITY:

  • We ask that you maintain a minimum distance of 1.5 meters from other guests and staff.
  • In outdoor areas, the mask requirement does not apply unless it can be assumed that the minimum distance of 1.5 meters from other persons cannot be reliably maintained. Please bring appropriate mouth/nose protection.
Further information

Opening Times

EXHIBITION HOUSES

All year long

Sat., Sun., Holiday
10:00 am - 05:45 pm
Last admission 5.30 pm

„GARDEN DOCUMENTATION" EXHIBITION IN THE ARCHWAY BUILDING

April to October

Mon. - Sun., Holiday
10:00 am - 06:00 pm

The documentation in the archway building is accessible from the „Badische Weinstube". During the winter break of the restaurant, the documentation unfortunately has to remain closed.

PARK GROUNDS

Daily from 6.00 a.m. until nightfall (summer approx. 10.00 pm, winter approx. 5.00 pm)

Please note:
Also when visiting our monuments, the usual requirements of the valid Corona regulations of the country apply. Masks are compulsory as soon as the minimum distance of 1.5 meters from other persons cannot be maintained. In the indoor areas, masks are generally mandatory. Persons 18 years of age and older should wear an FFP2 mask (or equivalent). 
Exceptions to the mask requirement:
- Children up to and including 5 years of age; from 6 years of age, a medical mask must be worn.
- persons who cannot wear a mask for health reasons (medical certificate required)
- outdoors only if the minimum distance of 1.5 meters from other persons can be permanently maintained.

Please bring a suitable mask with you.

According to the Corona Ordinance of the State Government of Baden-Württemberg, we are obliged to request your contact details such as surname and first name, address and telephone number as well as date of visit, time (from - to), start time of the guided tour. The purpose of the survey is to ensure the fastest possible traceability of the chains of infection with the virus.   

Save possible waiting time at the cash desk and print out your contact form in advance and bring it filled out to your visit. Of course, it is also possible to fill it out on site.

Download contact form (PDF - lack barrier-free access*)Data protection information on the collection of personal data

* Unfortunately, most PDF files lack barrier-free access. If you require PDF content, please contact us via our hotline at +49(0)72 51.74 27.70, where we will be happy to provide the content of the PDF files. 

guided Tours

Group tours by appointment.

Special tours according to programme and by appointment.

Admission

Greenhouses

Adults 3,00 €
Reduced 1,50 €
Family 7,50 €
Annual pass for the Conservatories
Adults 15,00 €
Reduced 7,50 €

Concessions

Information is available at Schlosscard

Disability Access

Information is available at Disability access

how to find us

journey description: Karlsruhe Botanical Gardens, illustration: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, JUNG:Kommunikation

address

Karlsruhe Botanical Gardens
Hans-Thoma-Straße 6
76131 Karlsruhe, Germany

Getting there

By public transport: from Karlsruhe central station by tram (towards Innenstadt) until the stop Marktplatz, and then by foot to the State Art Gallery. The entry to the greenhouses is located behind the State Art Gallery, in the Botanical Gardens.

Contact us

Contact form

By sending your data, you declare your consent that we may process it to the extent specified in our data privacy notice for the purpose of processing your request and contact you via the same communication channel. In addition, we process the data on the basis of legitimate interest. We will delete the data when your request is finally and discernibly settled, your consent is revoked, or you effectively object to the further processing of your data by us. You can find further information in our data privacy notice.

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