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FEATS OF THE FATHER OF JAPANESE BOTANY
The Kochi Prefectural Makino Botanical Garden| 高知県立牧野植物園

First opened in 1958 to honor the achievements of Tomitaro Makino (1862-1957), the “father of Japanese Botany” and a Kochi native, this botanical garden sprawls across six hectares on the mountainside of Godaisan. Within are 3,000 species of plants, many of which Makino himself studied, a conservatory (opened in 2010), an exhibition hall, shops, a café, and a restaurant open to the public. The garden also has a herbarium and a research center with limited access to the public.

Address : 4200-6 Godaisan, Kochi-shi, Kochi 781-8125

Phone : +81-88-882-2601

Region : Kochi | Kochi

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Official Site : Link

Admission : Adults : ¥ 720 / High school students and younger : Free

Hours : 9:00 to 17:00
Closed during year-end and new year holidays

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