Fort Hoofddijk

Front view of fort Hoofddijk.


Budapestlaan 17, 3584 CD Utrecht, The Netherlands

Website: Botanic Gardens

the university premises are smoke-free.

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Opening hours

Mon 8:00-18:00
Tue 8:00-18:00
Wed 8:00-18:00
Thu 8:00-18:00
Fri 8:00-18:00
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

In this building

  • Botanic Gardens office

Getting there

By Public Transport


Nearest bus stop: Botanische Tuinen


Nearest tram stop: Padualaan


Get off at Utrecht Central Station.
From there, take a bus to the Botanische Tuinen stop or tram 22 tot the Padualaan stop.


Car park

Disabled parking space

Bicycle Parking

Accessibility and inclusion


Main entrance

Not wheelchair accessible

Location: the entrance to the fort is in the Botanical Gardens themselves.


Not present 

Range: 2 of 2 floors.

Wheelchair Accessibility

Accessible toilet

Not present

Note: use the toilet in the main building of the Botanic Gardens.

All-gender toilet

Not present

Nearest: Hans Freudenthal building


Not present

Lactation, first aid or quiet room

Not present

Nearest: Hans Freudenthal building

Photo Gallery

  • Front view of Fort Hoofddijk
  • Front view of Fort Hoofddijk
  • The main entrance of Fort Hoofddijk