Tartu Nature House is a small green oasis in the middle of the city and also the home of Tartu Environmental Education Centre. The innovative and sustainably built house offers environmental education and activities for the whole family. At the heart of the centre is the winter garden where you'll find various useful plant species as well as tortoises. In the animal room, you can meet various furry and feathered pets. The centre always has many different nature-themed exhibitions on display, including a permanent exhibition, which looks at different sustainable building options and in the play corner, you can even ride a bike to generate electricity. A beautiful park surrounds the centre, where visitors can familiarise themselves with different educational trails, a beaver dam meant for humans, gardens, a viewing platform and children's play areas. It is also possible to buy nature friendly souvenirs and gifts and book guided tours in english.