Fronted by six Doric columns, the impressive main building of Tartu University was built between 1803 and 1809. The university itself...
Tartu University Art Museum
Within the main university building, this collection comprises mainly plaster casts of ancient Greek sculptures made in the 1860s and...
Vein ja Vine
Serving wine and excellent deli snacks, this little bar attracts a slightly older crowd (postgraduates, perhaps) but it still gets...
Tartu’s most upmarket restaurant is within the romantic, candlelit nooks and crannies of the Antonius Hotel’s vaulted cellar, which...
Student's Lock-Up information
With its walls covered in its original graffiti, this is where 19th-century students were held in solitary confinement for various infractions. Back then, if you failed to return library books on time, you’d net two days in the attic; insulting a lady, four days; insulting a (more sensitive?) cloakroom attendant, five days; duelling, up to three weeks.