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Tartu University Botanical Garden

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Since 1803

Not just another botanical garden, but a piece of true botanical history... Carl Friedrich von... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Sulev N
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Tartu, Estonia
The most beautiful place in Tartu

Small in area, but so diverse and beautiful garden. Hudreds plant species and a lot of flowering... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
vonipchenko
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Pirenopolis, Brazil
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Come and visit one of the oldest Botanical Gardens in the world (founded in 1803). The Botanical Gardens were designed under the supervision of world-famous botanists, Prof Ledebour and Prof Bunge.The Botanical Gardens currently belong to the...more
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Obviously not the best place to visit in November when the outdoor areas are bare. The glasshouses are interesting however, with a good variety of specimens on display, mostly in plant pots. You can go onto an overhead walkway to view from above, although, as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Not just another botanical garden, but a piece of true botanical history... Carl Friedrich von Ledebour worked here. There are several beautiful collections outside, also is remarkable Palm house... Not big, but big enough to jump out ror awhile from november rain. And if talk...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sulev N
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Small in area, but so diverse and beautiful garden. Hudreds plant species and a lot of flowering plants in every seasons! It is necessary to see!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

This Botanical garden is not so big but gives possibility to find quiet places in the city and thanks to created landscape enjoy one of the biggest species diversity per area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Edgar K
Reviewed September 26, 2018

No charge which is good. Nice tidy gardens with some sculptor thrown in as well. Nice pond round the back.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

And only a modest fee to enter the hothouse, which was full of interesting plants, plus the odd frog, fish etc, and well worth seeing. If we had had more time I would have liked to walk round more of the gardens, which are quite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

accessed through the fence after desperately looking for the entrance (which was only few steps away from the unlucky fence). good news - it's free of charge! welcome parque and green corner lovers!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Went to the gardens and green house . The gardens are well kept and pleasant . Good labelling so you know what everything is . The reception where u pay for the greenhouse has a clean toilet and places to sit. The green house has...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

If you're fan of gardens it is really worth a visit. The small island in the middle of pond was nice.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

The botanical garden surprised us like a green paradise in Tartu. I love this place and i have visited it over and over.

Date of experience: August 2018
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