The logo of the tercentenary is based on a picture that was painted by the leading botanical artist of his day, Georg Dilnys Ehret. The painting illustrates Class 10 of the sexual system.
The Linnaeus Celebration
Carl Linnaeus
Science & Research
School Activities
Public Education
Get to know Carl Linnaeus

Linnaeus was a man of many facets. His life, his personality, and his many activities will be illuminated and celebrated during 2007 throughout Sweden. Come and visit the many exhibitions about Linnaeus, from Malmö in the south to Jokkmokk in the north, from Göteborg in the west to Gotland in the east. You can see and experience 18th century Sweden and meet the young Linnaeus as he grew up in Småland, follow his journeys throughout Sweden and his pathway to scientific eminence, and you can learn about his scientific discoveries. The exhibitions will also take you on long expeditions


All information on this web site is from the Linnaeus Tercentenary year of 2007 and has not been updated since. If using texts from this web site, please refer to Linnaeus2007 as the source.
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