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Mushroom exhibition 13.-16.09.2022

Mushroom exhibition 13.-16.09.2022

Tartu Nature House hosts its traditional early mushroom exhibition where a wide selection of mushrooms from Southern-Estonian forests, meadows, parks and lodges is displayed. If lucky, 100-150 different species can be seen. In the small mushroom laboratory you can also get acquainted with the mycelium, spore leaves and tubes and animals living in fungi. Mushrooms […]
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Registration for 2022/2023 hobby classes has begun!

Registration for 2022/2023 hobby classes has begun!

Dear parents and students! We are pleased to announce that the registration for Tartu Nature House 2022/2023 hobby classes is now open! Tartu Nature School is a child and environmentally friendly hobby school. We offer the joy of discovery and new knowledge to more than five hundred children and young people each year. We often […]
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Summer exhibitions in Tartu Nature House

Summer exhibitions in Tartu Nature House

Tartu Nature House is a small green oasis in the middle of the city. 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 area. The innovative and sustainably built house works as environmental education centre, hobby […]
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Fun outdoor games to play with friends and family

Fun outdoor games to play with friends and family

New and exciting outdoor games suitable for both children and adults, for picnics and small outdoor workouts.
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Take a break and visit our virtual tour

Take a break and visit our virtual tour

Did you know it was possible to visit Tartu’s Nature House without leaving the comfort of your own home?
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Quiz: How well do you know European national and symbolic animals?

Quiz: How well do you know European national and symbolic animals?

Welcome to the European national and symbolic animal quiz!  Tartu Nature House invites all Estonian school pupils to participate in a quiz on knowing the national and symbolic animals of European countries. Europe is a continent composed of several different countries, each with its own language and culture, so there is no singular national animal. […]
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Matsalu Nature Film Festival in Tartu 22.-24.09.2021

Matsalu Nature Film Festival in Tartu 22.-24.09.2021

Matsalu Nature Film festival is organised already for the 19th time and Tartu Nature House is happy to announce that a selection of the best nature movies will be shown in Tartu also from 22.-24.09.2021. The purpose of the festival is to introduce and recognise new nature films and their creators. Also to increase interest in […]
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Please be aware of the COVID-19 protective measures applied

Please be aware of the COVID-19 protective measures applied

From 26.08 some COVID-19 protective measures will be applied (from the age of 18). For you to visit Tartu Nature House you must provide one of the following: Immunization certificate (only when fully vaccinated) with identity document; Certificate of recovery from COVID-19; Negative PCR test not older than 72 hours; Rapid antigen tests performed by […]
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5+ reasons to visit Tartu Nature House this summer!

5+ reasons to visit Tartu Nature House this summer!

Tartu Nature House is a happy secret world for children, animals and plants, hidden between the roads and buildings of the city center.
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Summer 2021 exhibition “Me, superorganism” is now open!

Summer 2021 exhibition “Me, superorganism” is now open!

The aim of the exhibition is to introduce visitors to the benefits of bacteria. Specifically, how our body's microbial communities affect our health and well-being, and what we can do to keep our microbiome balanced and healthy. This exhibition is translated in both Russian and English.
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