Gentse Feesten: activities in the Botanical Garden and art in the Aula

(12-07-2017) Activities are organised in the Botanical Garden every day during the Gentse Feesten. In the Aula in the Voldersstraat there is an exhibition with work by artists who are associated with Ghent University and/or the Ghent University Hospital.

The Botanical Garden offers something for everyone during the Gentse Feesten! There are free guided tours daily, there is a surprising evening guided tour on 22 July and a fun plant swap on 23 July. There is a workshop for kids called ‘plant clue’ on 19 July.

Check out the full programme.

Art in the Aula

In response to the 200th anniversary of Ghent University, the Royal Personnel Union (which is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year) is organising an exhibition with works by artist who are associated with Ghent University and/or the Ghent University Hospital.

  • The exhibition will include paintings, ceramics, jewellery, sculptures and photography.
  • It will run from 16 - 20 July 2017 in the Aula. It will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and entry is free.