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Paleobotanical Garden

From rare Ginkgo leaves to Lycopod trunk, Cooksonia pertoni and Megaphyton over 300 million years old, there is a wide diversity of plants including Archaepteris, the oldest known tree in the world. Colourful petrified wood, a spider and many insects complete this incredible garden.

Some of the oldest fossils in the world with 300 to 400 million year old Horseshoe Crabs, Ammonites, Orthoceras, Armored Fish, Eurypterus Sea Scorpions and more.

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