A precious witness: Candolle’s herbarium catalogue

Step back in time and decipher all the subtleties of Candolle’s herbarium, documented in a unique historical work.


The origins of Candolle’s herbarium can be charted through his catalogue. Discover this masterpiece that bears witness to the origins and backdrop of this extraordinary botanical heritage.

Tuesdays, during your lunch break, why not discover the full extent of our collections and research projects in the company of experts (botanist, curator, horticulturist or researcher).
Check out our full range of workshops and visits.

About the venue

Chemin de l'Impératrice 1, 1292 Chambésy