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Tartu University

Uelikooli 18, Tartu 51014, Estonia
+372 737 5100
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Well worth a visit

We were taken around the university and its museum with an Egyptian mummy by a very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
Main building is beautiful

This is Estonian national University which gives a really good education. Very nice building. Good... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Piia E
Tallinn, Estonia
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Uelikooli 18, Tartu 51014, Estonia
+372 737 5100
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were taken around the university and its museum with an Egyptian mummy by a very friendly and interesting second year art student who explained to us the history of this very prestigious Estonian university founded in 1632 by the king of Sweden. Most interesting...More

Thank Frog-Aus
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is Estonian national University which gives a really good education. Very nice building. Good to go throw and get to know a little bit about this building and it's history.

Thank Piia E
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Tartu university is old, closing to its 400th anniversary. Though not the oldest in the Baltic States, but at present it is the highest ranking one. Though average traveller possibly will not be interested much in its study and research quality, but everybody who visits...More

1  Thank acorna
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Tartu University owns a lot of beautiful buildings in the city. The main building is very classy. The university itself is well organized with many interesting courses

1  Thank ilabuf
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Uni building is very beautiful on the outside, as well as on the inside. It fits great to City of Tartu. It is the oldest Uni in Estonia. As well as the main building, faculty building are really nice too.

Thank Nikolina L
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The University building is an essential part of the Tartu old town. A very beautiful building. ps. you might even be also to enter the University building to see its hall, stair way and various wall carpets from different parts of Estonia

Thank eko5
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Tartu is a student city. 20 percent of residents of the city are Tartu university students. It is 17 century's university. The building is very beautiful from outside as well as from inside. It looks grand and dominating. Recommended to go inside the architectures there...More

Thank abdullahmakkeh
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The TU building is a solemn column-front long white building on the middle of the hill steeping towards the Emoji river. Dignified and pretty building but close to the other center city buildings, it is hard to have an angle to take it in a...More

Thank amalin
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is a very old university, founded by the Sweden University. The main building is beautiful. It looks grand. We visited in the summer vacation, so no bustling of students and professors. You can enter the building anyway. There is a little museum in the...More

Thank Jeathene
Reviewed 8 August 2016

When visiting Tartu it is a must see! It is located near the old town. It looks really majestic and is really beautiful when it gets dark outside.

Thank prl13
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