Botanical Gardens of the University of Tartu

Botanical Gardens of the University of Tartu were founded in 1803. The Botanical Gardens were designed under the supervision of world-famous botanists, Prof Ledebour and Prof Bunge.
Visitors can walk in the garden, relax in a rotunda in the middle of a pond, and children can use our playground. You can explore local and exotic plants in the garden. In the greenhouses, you can take a look at plants from rain forests and deserts.

Features and amenities


Lai tänav 38, Tartu

Getting there

Closest bus stops are Lai (buses No 6, 8, 16, 16A and 21) and Palmihoone (buses No. 6, 8, 16 and 22).


  • Signposted
  • By public transport
  • By car
  • Sealed access road

Stops nearby

Bus: Lai, Palmihoone


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