National Botanical Gardens (Uganda)

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The National Botanical Gardens of Uganda are in located in Entebbe, Uganda. They were laid out in 1898 by the first curator, A Whyte, close to the shore of Lake Victoria. The gardens are divided into different zones, including a rainforest zone. This rainforest formed the backdrop to scenes from the Tarzan films, featuring Johnny Weissmuller, shot in the 1940s.[1][2][3][4] The Botanical Gardens are a place of relaxation, corporate events and meeting.

Notable animals and birds found in the gardens[edit]


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  4. ^ "Muzungu in Uganda". Retrieved 2008-10-23.