Main Botanical Garden Named after N. V. Tsitsin RAS
Botanicheskaya St., 4
+7 (495) 977-91-45, +7 (495)
Opening hours: Daily (except Thursday and Monday, greenhouse – except Saturday and Sunday) from 10.00 to 18.00. Excursion services are provided by preliminary agreement.
How to reach the object: M: VDNKH, Vladykino
The Main Botanical Garden of the Russian Academy of Sciences is a wildlife museum. The garden has the richest collections of plants representing various flora of almost all continents and climate zones of the Earth. Live collections number 8 220 species and 8 110 forms and varieties of plants – totally 16 330 taxons are the largest in the country. On the basis of collections using modern techniques of landscape architecture such botanical expositions of plants as natural flora of Russia and former USSR, tree nursery, exposition of tropical and subtropical plants, flower, decorative and cultural plants are created.