José Celestino Mutis Botanical Garden

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José Celestino Mutis Botanical Garden

 

The José Celestino Mutis Botanical Garden is named after the director of the Botanical Expedition of the Kingdom of New Granada, which began on April 30, 1783 to document Colombia’s natural wealth. This 47-acre site is home to moorlands, Andean forests, and cloud forests, a rose garden with 73 kinds of roses, and greenhouses with warm, dry, and rainy climates.

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In Bogotá travelers have access to a range of entertainment that includes around 50 museums, plus fine dining, lively nightlife, and nearby nature reserves.