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Alpinum Juliana, Alpine botanical garden

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This is Slovenia's first and only Alpine botanical garden in natural surroundings. It is protected as a monument of landscaped nature and a natural treasure of national importance.

It was founded in 1926 by Albert Bois de Chesne, a friend of Julius Kugy.

The Alpinum Juliana botanical garden is located in the heart of the Triglav National Park at an altitude of some 800 m, covering an area of 2572 m². Visitors can admire over 600 different plant species.

Opening hours

Juliana is open from 1st of May till the 30st of September, daily from 8:30 to 18:30.
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Update: April 20, 2018

Coordinates

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46.398607, 13.745439
DMS
46°23'55.0"N 13°44'43.6"E
UTM
33T 403556 5139101
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