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Location address: France, Centre, La Riche
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Jardin botanique de Tours is the oldest public garden in the city. In response to the 1841 creation of the city’s Hospice Général et de l’Ecole Préparatoire de Pharmacie, it began as a collection of about 2,000 medical and exotic plants arranged in greenhouses, orchard, and garden proper.
The Jardin botanique de Tours (5 hectares) is a municipal botanical garden and arboretum located at 33, Boulevard Tonnellé, Tours, Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France. It is open daily; admission is free.