Art and knowledge in the Linnaeus Garden

In the Orangery in the Linnaeus Garden there is a permanent exhibition about the history of the garden and Linnaeus the scientist. Artists can also exhibit their work in the Orangery during the summer. 

Linnaeus and his garden

An exhibition about Carl Linnaeus and the history of the garden.

Permanent exhibition, open May–September. In the Orangery, The Linnaeus Garden.

Bulbi Rudbeckii

A selection of pictures of bulbs and tubers from "The Book of Flowers" by Olof Rudbeck the elder, all cultivated in the garden during his tenure as prefect in the 17th century. 

1 May – 30 September, 2019

1 May –  30 September, 2020

1–31 May 2021

Open Tuesday–Sunday 11am–5pm in May. In the Orangery in the Linnaeus Garden.

Picture of three yellow crocuses from Olof Rudbeck's The Book of Flowers, Uppsala University Library.

Flowers, plants, and nature

A selection of drawings and paintings created by staff and friends of The Linnaean Gardens of Uppsala. The exhibition is curated by Anna Ehn, public art manager at Uppsala kommun, and Rebecca Flodin, curator at Uppsala University Museum.

23 June– 26 September 2021

Open Monday – Sunday 11–17 June – August and Tuesday – Sunday 11–17 in September, in the orangery in The Linnaeus Garden

Former exhibtions in The Linnaeus Garden

2019–2020: Bulbi Rudbeckii –illustrations of bulbous plants from Olof Rudbeck’s book Campus elysii.

2018: Bevingad flora – photo art by florist Linnea Persson and photographer Peter Ericsson

2015: A Flower Cascade - fotographies by Mats Wilhelm

2013: Från livets tråd till livets träd – systematik och fylogeni i DNA-åldern

2011: Colour of Nature, Matters in Motion – Jeanette Schäring

2011: Är du vid sunda vätskor?

2010: Geotrans i fjärilsland – Fredrik Wretman, Katinka Andersson

2009: Stilt house – Joan Backes

Last modified: 2021-06-01