Botanical Garden of Moscow State University is one of the oldest botanical research institutions. It was found in 1706. In 1953 a new garden area near the new building complex of Moscow State University on Vorob’evy Gory (Swarrow Hills) was opened. Botanical Garden is the educational and research base of the Biological Faculty of the Moscow State University. There are 10 departments and laboratories of the Biological Faculty (botanical and zoological) in the garden. The collection contains more than 5 000 species and varieties of plants. More then 100 species of birds can be found in the garden. Garden together with the department of higher plants holds the all-Russian and international conferences on floristic research and conservation. For visitors to the Garden organizes survey and thematic excursions.
If you would like to visit Botanical Garden of Moscow State University you need to enroll in the Organizing Committee