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University of Tartu Museum

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one of the place that we need to go when coming to University of Tartu, Estonia. The place was so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Md Yani K
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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Staff are friendly, multi lingual and well informed. Our tour was exciting and well managed... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Ideas Rule the World - 400 Years of University History The University of Tartu Museum gives an overview of the history of science and university education from the 17th century to the present day - come and experience the rich legacy of the...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

one of the place that we need to go when coming to University of Tartu, Estonia. The place was so nice and great view

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Md Yani K
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Staff are friendly, multi lingual and well informed. Our tour was exciting and well managed. Exhibites are up to date and informative. Especially great for kids.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Nice view of the Tartu Cathedral which is one of the biggest churches in Estonia and with it's impressive towers - don't forget to visit the museum.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank George A
Reviewed 30 August 2018

University of Tartu Museum is in the middle of nice park. Did not go up the tower, but ruins itself looks great. Park is open 24/7.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

This museum is great for anyone interested in the history of Tartu University or the history of science. There was one floor focused on natural science, one room for kids to experiment, one section on the history of Tartu and the impact of the Reformation,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pikkuaalto
Reviewed 26 April 2018

If you visit Tartu, it's a must to visit the University Museum at Toomemägi! The building is impressive, it use to be biggest church in the Baltics!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jaakkoppel66
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Set in some pretty parkland close to the Old City, on a hill, this ruined Church and museum are very picturesque. Nice to wander around and perfectas part of a bike ride see guide tour.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank timisaacson
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Museum of University of Tartu is located inside the ruins of mediaeval cathedral. Altar place of this magnificent building is transformed in 19th century in Museum in neo-gothic style. Entrance fee is 4 euros and on different floors you could find very different exhibitions. There...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank DejanNS72
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The museum contains a fascinating collection of exhibits, which are displayed on different levels. Don't forget to visit the ruins of the cathedral. It is an interesting climb up the wooden steps!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ZY1907
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The ruins of the old cathedral on top of Toome hill are worth a look themselves, but the University museum adds some more value. While only a very small part of their collection is on display, each exhibitted piece tells a story or tries to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Kala P
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