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Cooperation Universitas Indonesia
On 12 April a delegation of the Universitas Indonesia visited Leiden. Led by UI’s rector, Prof. Dr. Anis, an agreement was signed that will strengthen cooperation between the two Science Faculties. The Hortus botanicus will make its expertise available for the establishment of a botanical garden on the UI Campus in Jakarta.
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15 May and 16 May 2016: Hofjesconcerten (Courtyard concerts)
In the weekend of Whitsun the Hortus is filled with classical music. For only €5 you can have entrance to over 25 old Leyden courtyards. For the Hortus the regular entrance also applies. For more information about the program, please visit the website of the Hofjesconcerten.
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Walk-in tours 425 anniversary in English
Every Thursday in July and August there is an walking tour in English about the history and the crown jewels of the Hortus. It starts at 11 a.m.
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