Information for Handicapped People

Access by public transportation:
Entrance Königin-Luise-Straße or -Platz:
Bus X83 (towards Steglitz) in front of the museum, bus X83 (towards Dahlem) and bus 101 across the street. Street crossing for pedestrians regulated by traffic lights.
Entrance Unter den Eichen:
Bus M48 (towards South) immediately in front of the gate, M48 (towards North) across the street. Street crossing for pedestrians regulated by traffic lights.
Access by individual transport (by car):
Stop for unloading allowed in front of the gate Unter den Eichen. There are no handicapped parking spots.

In the garden: 

  • On the grounds of the garden there are 2 WCs at the Duft- u. Tastgarten (Fragrance and Touch Garden) as well as in the Greenhouse (a third is in the Neue Glashaus for special events).
  • The Fragrance and Touch Garden is built on elevated beds, within reach of persons sitting in wheel chairs. House P (Plants from the Mediterranean region and the Canary Islands, tree ferns) is accessible by wheelchair.
  • The greenhouse complex has 2 levels (a elevator is available to reach both levels). All greenhouses are accessible by wheelchair with no exception.
 
The museum is accessible (cashier will bring you to the elevator); WC on the ground floor, main hall (key at cash desk).
Advice on wild mushrooms: third floor (1. Stock)
Library: third floor (1. Stock)
Museum: second to fourth floor (E-, 1. Stock & 2. Stock)
 
A few wheel chairs are available at the gates for free.
For reservation call 030/838-50272 (Entrance Unter den Eichen) or 030/838-57325 (Entrance Königin-Luise-Platz).
A map indicates accessibility: Red marked garden ways are not accessible for wheel chairs. Get your FREE copy at the entrance or as download (pdf-file, printable, 2,3 MB).
Red marked garden ways are not accessible for wheel chairs.
Gartenplan barrierefrei, Stand: August 2015. Grafik: Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin