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Botanical Gardens of the University of Tartu

Address: Lai tänav 38, Tartu | Show on map
Telephone: (+372) 737 6180
Website: http://www.ut.ee/botaed/ External link
E-mail: botaed@ut.ee
Method of payment: Cash
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Come and visit one of the oldest Botanical Gardens in the world (founded in 1803). The Botanical Gardens were designed under the supervision of world-famous botanists, Prof Ledebour and Prof Bunge.
The Botanical Gardens currently belong to the University of Tartu and they are used as a study base for students. The Botanical Gardens introduce new decorative plans and different methods of landscaping. Interesting facts: - there are 6500 species of plants from all climatic belts of the world in the Botanical Gardens, which makes it the most species-rich area in Estonia; - the palm house of the Botanical Gardens is the biggest in the Baltic States and also the richest in species.

Times and prices

Is open every day: 07:00 - 19:00

Adult: from 3 €
Child: from 2 €
Family ticket: from 6 €
Pensioner: from 2 €
University student: from 2 €
School student: from 2 €

Exact price to be clarified by service provider.


  • Exhibition
  • Information point
  • Convenient Store
  • Souvenirs
  • Recreation area/picnic ground
  • Playground
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Toilet

Additional services

  • Guide service available


  • For students
  • For pensioners


Seminar and conference rooms