University of Tartu Botanical Garden

The University of Tartu Botanical Garden offers study programmes and excursions for visitors of all ages. There are more than 10,000 species and varieties of plants in the garden. In addition to natural plants, including rare protected plants, we introduce new decorative plants. In the greenhouses, rainforest and desert plants can be seen.

We are the oldest botanical garden in the Baltic States, operating for more than 200 years in the same location. The garden is designed by world-renowned botanists, professors Ledebour and Bunge. Guests can visit the greenhouses with a ticket, but the garden is open for everyone for free. There is a playground for children.

The University of Tartu Botanical Garden offers study programmes and excursions for visitors of all ages. There are more than 10,000 species and varieties of plants in the garden. In addition to natural plants, in

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  • my favourite spot in the town

    very peaceful and pleasant island of nature in the middle of Tartu city great place to spend a short break or have a mindful walk I enjoy the garden so much that it is one of the reasons i moved to...

  • outstanding area of natural beauty

    Fabulous botanic gardens and displays. Everything as coming to life as it was a spring visit. Would highly recommend

  • A secret treasure

    Had lived in Tartu for almost a decade (right next to it for 2 years) and was totally oblivious.. Went there this summer for a walk and wished I'd known about it sooner - what a waste :) Pretty!


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