2. Jardin d'Essai du Hamma

Established in 1832, the 140-acre Jardin d'Essai du Hamma comprises a 94-acre botanical garden and a 49-acre arboretum. It started as marshes that were drained to create a 12-acre model farm and test garden that provided plants for multiple purposes, including commercial and medicinal. In 1900, it added a zoo, and through other acquisitions and expansions. The garden reopened to the public in 2009, 16 years after closing for renovations.


More on Facty


This site offers information designed for educational purposes only. The information on this Website is not intended to be comprehensive, nor does it constitute advice or our recommendation in any way. We attempt to ensure that the content is current and accurate but we do not guarantee its currency and accuracy. You should carry out your own research and/or seek your own advice before acting or relying on any of the information on this Website.