A green haven in Porto Alegre
Porto Alegre is a city known for its various parks, squares, and gardens. Among these greens spaces, the Botanical Garden is located in the district of the same name. It is one of the largest botanical gardens in Brazil, open to the public since 1958, and covering an area of about 39 hectares. In the garden you can see the Museum of Natural Sciences, and the administrative offices of the Zoological and Botanical Foundation of Rio Grande do Sul (FZB), which is also in charge of the zoo in Sapucaia do Sul.
In spring or summer, the garden is at its most beautiful, full of trees and flowers.