History of the Penang Botanic Gardens
The history of the Penang Botanic Gardens (also commonly known as Waterfall Gardens) is closely linked to the economic activities of the early European colonisation, not only in Asia but globally. Fruits and spices of the east became an important source of revenue to the European powers and the need to stock the seedlings of these products for commercial growers led to the establishment of the Botanic Gardens.+ read more
Past Events & Activities
BVGs & Volunteers Appreciation Dinner cum Night Safari Walk 03 Nov 2012
More than 30 BVGs and volunteers met on Saturday late evening on 03 Nov 2012 to attend a celebration followed by a first ever Night Safari Walk of the Gardens...