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Sculpture exhibition Scupa II: Untame

The cultural summer in our garden begins with the sculpture exhibition Scupa II: Untame. The exhibition starts with the opening on Saturday 22.6. at 6 pm and ends on 22.9.2024. Artwork can be found in the lobby, in the exhibition greenhouses and in the fountain. Untame is an exhibition of contemporary Hungarian artists Gideon Horváth, … Continued
June 21, 2024

Evening with Bats in the Botanical Garden

In cooperation with the Society for the Protection of Bats in Slovakia, we invite you to an Evening with Bats in the Botanical Garden on 7 June 2024. The programme starts at 5:00 p.m. with a lecture on bats aimed at a children’s audience.The program will also include creative workshops, a demonstration of feeding bats … Continued
May 17, 2024

Invitation to concerts in the UPJŠ Botanical Garden

We invite you to a concert of the chamber string orchestra Musica Iuvenalis and its guests in the pleasant surroundings of the Botanical Garden. The concert will take place on 30 June at 6:30 p.m. Tickets on pre-sale here. Košice band THE BACKWARDS will present the greatest hits of the famous band THE BEATLES in … Continued
May 16, 2024

We invite you to the exhibition of live tropical butterflies

We invite you to the exhibition of live tropical butterflies, which will take place in the Viktória greenhouse from 17th May to 30th June 2024 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Due to the preparation of the exhibition, the Viktória greenhouse will be closed until 16th May. Other exhibition greenhouses and the outdoor area are open … Continued
May 10, 2024

The Botanical SWAP of plants

On Saturday, 11 May, we invite you to the Botanical SWAP of plants. Each visitor will receive a gift pack of mycorrhizal fungi from our sponsor Symbiom and a 10% discount at the Botanicafé. The SWAP takes place in the visitor centre of the Botanical Garden of P. J. Šafárik University. The admission to the … Continued
April 16, 2024

The Spring Open Day

The Spring Open Day will be held on Friday, 10 May, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Citrus Club and Cactus Club will also participate at the event with plant sales and advice.In the visitor centre we will be selling our own surplus plants. We are looking forward to you.

International exhibition CASSOVIA BONSAI

We invite you to the international exhibition CASSOVIA BONSAI, which will take place from 3 to 5 May from 9:00 a.m.  to 5:00 p.m. in the indoor premises of the Botanical Garden of P. J. Šafárik University. Throughout the exhibition there will be sales of indoor and outdoor bonsai and accessories necessary for the care … Continued

The ONLY ORCHID EXHIBITION in Slovakia starts soon!

The event will take place from 23th February to 10th March daily from 9am – 5pm in our exhibition greenhouses. In cooperation with the Secondary Vocational School of Agriculture and Rural Services in Košice, the work of students will be presented for the first time in the form of live decorations in an exhibition case … Continued
February 16, 2024

Wetland in the Botanical Garden

Botanická záhrada UPJŠ v Košiciach sa dlhodobo podieľa na záchrane mnohých rastlinných, ale aj vybraných živočíšnych druhov. Jedným z nich je karas zlatistý (Carassius carassius), naša pôvodná kaprovitá ryba. Podľa Červeného zoznamu rýb a mihuľovcov patrí medzi silne ohrozené druhy. Preto v roku 2022 začala po prvýkrát na Slovensku vzájomná spolupráca viacerých inštitúcií zameraná na … Continued
February 15, 2024


Due to the preparation of orchid exhibition, the exhibition greenhouses will be closed to the public from 12th to 22nd February. The outdoor area will remain open from 9 am to 3 pm. Thank you for your understanding.
February 8, 2024

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