Botanical Garden at the University of the Saarland

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description

brief description: 

the botanical garden is situated next to the main entrance of the University of the Saarland. Show and educational garden on scientific basis. 2,5-hectare landscape park with pond, mixed culture garden elements, pavilions, and benches. Conservatory area of 1200 m² spread out over several greenhouses with different climate zones. Administrative building with reception room. Service rooms. Guided tours. Collections: cultures of selected plant taxa (types, varieties, species or hybrids)  approx. 2500 samples. Library, slide library, pharmaceutical drug collection.

relevant filming facts

opening times: 
outside: open daily from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm / conservatories: Mondays to Thursdays from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, Fridays and Saturdays closed, Sundays and holidays open from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
usage: 
planting and conservation of plants, guided tours
condition: 
built in 1957, good overall condition
interior architecture: 
functional architecture
Background noise: 
quiet
surroundings: 
university campus, parking garage
Lift/elevator: 
n/a
possible disturbing factors: 
guided tours, gardening and maintenance works
Space restrictions: 
to be discussed
Time restrictions : 
to be discussed
Catering: 
n/a (choice of cafés and bistros on campus)
premises: 
administrative offices could be made available after prior agreement
Filming experience: 
tv reports

accessibility

car: 
A6 motorway, exit St. Ingbert-West, follow the signposts Universität
train: 
Saarbrücken central station is 5 km away

supply

sanitary facilities: 
available in the basement
parking lot: 
parking garage next to the university, access to the campus only according to prior agreement
electricity supply: 
220 V and 400 V
water supply: 
available

contact

Steffen Conrad
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