Who We Are

Tooro Botanical Gardens is Ugandan's living museum, where biodiversity is understood, valued and conserved. Founded in 2001 as a centre of excellence in plant research, Conservation, Education and Recreation, TBG is distinguished by the beauty of its diverse landscape and extensive collections and gardens, as well as by the scope and excellence of its multidisciplinary exhibitions and programs.

Environmental Friendly

Ugandan's living museum, where biodiversity is understood, valued and conserved

Bird Watching

We have an exclusive exposition of birds typical of western Uganda and some of the lower montane species typical of Rwenzori Mountains.

Tree Conservation

Africa has a rich history of collection and use of wild and aromatic plants by indigenous people.

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Current Undertakings

These are some of the things we are doing at Tooro Botanical Gardens

ByTooro Botanical gardens Feb 10, 2017

Food security project

Food security Food security is a situation that exists when all people, at all times, have physical, social and economic access to sufficient

Tourists viewing birds in uganda
ByTooro Botanical gardens Aug 21, 2016

Birding

Tooro botanical gardens has an exclusive exposition of birds typical of western Uganda and some of the lower montane species typical of Rwenzori

Tooro Botanical Gardens offers some of the most secluded and peaceful conference facilities in Uganda while still being ideally located in the centre of town.
ByTooro Botanical gardens Aug 10, 2016

Conference Facilities

Tooro Botanical Gardens offers some of the most secluded and peaceful conference facilities in Uganda while still being ideally located in the c

The Christmas craft fair, an annual fundraising event for the gardens.
ByTooro Botanical gardens Aug 7, 2016

Fun Activities

The Christmas craft fair The garden has numerous activities which largely help in relaxing the mind and the physical fitness. These incl

Tooro Botanical Gardens set aside a 2 acre garden at its main garden to serve as a practical training Centre for the local community. The center is composed of a food garden, living home pharmacy, fruit trees paved walkways and grass thatched banda in the middle of the center. The banda depicts a traditional Tooro house and is used for training purposed for both the community and school children.
ByTooro Botanical gardens Aug 7, 2016

Community conservation education

Tooro Botanical Gardens set aside a 2 acre garden at its main garden to serve as a practical training Centre for the local community. The center

The communities around Tooro Botanical Gardens are faced with wood fuel problems as people have resorted to live in towns and trading centers and due to high costs of living attributed with high electricity charges people are using charcoal and other unclean sources of energy for fuel and this has resulted to deforestation of the forests in the region, to this matter therefore TBG has established a bio-fuel demonstration garden with trees that can be processed as fuel energy products
ByTooro Botanical gardens Aug 7, 2016

Bio fuel plants

The communities around TBG are faced with fuel problems as people have resorted to live in towns and trading centers and due to high costs o