The Linnaean Gardens of Uppsala

Relax, shop and celebrate in The Linnaeus Garden

Relax, shop & celebrate

The Linnaeus Garden is the place to find peace and silence in the middle of the busy town centre. The garden and the directors lodge are gems to all garden lovers as well as historians.

There are many nice coffehouses and restaurants in the blocks surrounding the garden. Serveral also offer outdoor seating.

You will find presents and souvenirs related to Linnaeus, the 18th century or gardening in the museum shop.

The orangery is the perfect venue for private or business events in a historic environment.

Restaurants at The Linnaeus Garden

There are several coffehouses and restaurants next to The Linnaeus garden. Most of them have tables outside.

During 2017 there will not be any coffehouse in the garden. 

Celebrate in a historic environment

The Orangery in the Linnaeus Garden may be hired for special occasions throughout the year. Weddings, disputation parties, birthdays and business events can all be held here.

During the 18th century, when Carl Linnaeus’ was director of the Garden, the building was used as an orangery.

Hambergs Catering, phone +46 18 71 11 50 or +46 709 611551 (Joel Hamberg), e-mail

Flowery gifts and Linnaeus' writings

In the museum shop of the Linnaeus Garden you will find gardening books, books about Carl Linnaeus, and copies of his published writings. We also sell many other Linnaeus and garden souvenirs: shirts, aprons, notebooks, flower pots and fridge magnets. We also sell toys and games for curious children, as well as soft toy versions of many of the animals that Linnaeus kept in the Garden during the 18th century.

The shop in the Linnaeus Garden is open from May to September, during the normal opening hours of the Garden.