Vistors information:

The NWU Botanical Garden is open to members of the public. We however ask that groups give prior notice of their visit. School groups are also welcome. Please feel free to contact us if you need any further information.


The Botanical Garden is located adjacent to the Potchefstroom Campus of the North-West University, in Calderbank Avenue on the way to the Potchefstroom Dam. Latitude, 26° 43.951’ S; Longitude, 27° 05.701’ E.

Directions map

Opening hours:

Mondays - Fridays, 8:00 - 16:30 (Summer); 8:00 - 16:00 (Winter)
Entrance free (No groups without prior arrangement)

Contact details:

Tel: 018 299 2753


Physical Address:

NWU Botanical Garden
Calderbank Avenue


Postal Address:

NWU Botanical Garden
North-West University
Potchefstroom Campus
South Africa