Tartu Observatory

Observatooriumi tänav 1, Tõravere alevik, Nõo vald, Tartu maakond

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Tartu Observatory in Tõravere is one of the 21 places worth discovering in Southern Estonia that are marked with a yellow National Geographic window; if you are interested in nature and space technology, visiting those places is highly recommended.

In Observatory you can find:

- Renovated courtyard with new attractions
- Tõravere ‘hill landscape’ in the yellow window
- A 1.5 m telescope with a mirror (biggest in Scandinavia) and observations in clear weather
- Different exhibitions and activities for schools and companies

Bring your family and friends - we are totaly in space!

Times and prices
01.01–31.12

Is open advance bookings only

Is open advance bookings only

  • Adult:

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    4 €
  • Child:

    from

    4 €
  • Exact price to be clarified by service provider.

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  • Adult:

    from

    4 €
  • Child:

    from

    4 €
  • Exact price to be clarified by service provider.

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Features and amenities
  • WIFI

  • Wheelchair access

Getting there

Tartu Observatory is located in Tõravere, Nõo rural municipality, Tartu County along the Tartu-Valga highway about 20 km from the border of Tartu. You can get to Tõravere by bus, by car, or by a motorbike; you can also come here by bicycle or on foot.

Access
  • Sealed access road
  • By excursion bus
  • By public transport
  • By car
Stops nearby
Bus: Tõravere
Train: Tõravere
Coordinates
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