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Conservatoire of Bégonia

Interpretation Centre in Rochefort
  • Discover the infinite diversity of Begonias. Over 1.500 species and varieties. Many maritime expeditions leaving from Rochefort had scientific and especially botanical purposes.

    Discovered by on one of these expeditions in the West Indies in 1690, the Begonia constitute one of the largest genera in the plant kingdom : 2.000 species on 4 continents, from sea level to the Andes Mountains, and nearly 15.000 hybrids have been created since 1845.

    Guided tour exclusively (length of time...
    Discover the infinite diversity of Begonias. Over 1.500 species and varieties. Many maritime expeditions leaving from Rochefort had scientific and especially botanical purposes.

    Discovered by on one of these expeditions in the West Indies in 1690, the Begonia constitute one of the largest genera in the plant kingdom : 2.000 species on 4 continents, from sea level to the Andes Mountains, and nearly 15.000 hybrids have been created since 1845.

    Guided tour exclusively (length of time from 45 to 60 minutes maximum)
    The Museum is closed on public holidays.
  • Environment
    • Town location
    • Town outskirts
Services
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    • Car park
  • Services
    • Pets welcome
    • Guided tours
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  • Rates 2022
  • Adult
    From 4 € to 5 €
  • Child
    4 €
  • Group adults
    4 €
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  • From February 1, 2022
    until April 17, 2022
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    until April 30, 2022
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    until May 7, 2022
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    until August 14, 2022
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    until September 30, 2022
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    until November 10, 2022
  • From November 12, 2022
    until November 30, 2022
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