Very impressive building, big hall way. Also a lot to see inside. There is an entrance fee to pay. Surroundings are also very beautiful.
Beautifull surroundings in an old fortress hill, we made a nice late night walk here, gorgeous cathedral located next to the well renovated old university buildings. Genuine student atmosphere on tuesday night, a lot of young students hanging around in the park sitting and biking and what not. Student bars nearby, nice stencils here and there.
I was at an international conference organised by staff from the University Library and they included a choral concert in this building - very impressive interior and fantastic accoustics. A real and justified sense of pride, with a touch of good humour in the photographs of the professoriat at the windows overlooking the grand entrance. If you want to read... More
This is the best university in Estonia. If you want to use the library you can be there is a small fee for a day pass. Very nice buildings and grounds.
If you visit Tartu, university main building is a must-see. It is possible to go inside the building but if you want to see the lock-up, art museum or assembly hall, you should plan your trip for weekday (they are open from Monday to Friday 11:00-18:00).
I had gone to Tartu on the recommendation of an Estonian student that I'd met at home,who told me how lovely it was. It is really beautiful and still rather representative of true Estonian culture ie absence of Irish themed pubs,strip clubs and the like. I enjoyed seeing such a variety of large green well manicured parks and green spaces... More
Of course, Tartu University is pretty much just a nice old university. But ask the staff to take you on tour to the Student Lock-up in the attic. After some exhausting stair-climbing you'll reach the small rooms where "naughty" students could be "jailed" for days or weeks at a time. The scary part is finding out what "crimes" you could... More
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