Opening hours and ticket prices

We are open

May–September Tue–Sun 10–18

October–April Wed–Sun 11–17

The museum is closed on public holidays.


Museum ticket





6 €

7 €


5 €

6 €

Family ticket***

14 €

17 €

Group ticket****

5,40 €

6,30 €

Viewing platform ticket







Museum Friday's ticket 1€

Museum Friday takes place on the last Friday of every month. Museum and student lock-up could be visited with Museum Friday's ticket.

The combined ticket provides entrance to the University of Tartu Museum, the University of Tartu Art Museum and the Old Observatory:

  01.10-30.04 01.05-30.09*


12 €                                

14 €


19 €

10 €

Family ticket***

24 €

27 €

Combo ticket is valid for 30 days.

* Entrace to viewing platform incl.

** Concession applies to students, university students, seniors, holders of international student (ISIC Scholar, ISIC Student) or teacher card (ITIC Teacher) and European Youth Card holders.

*** Family ticket applies to one or two adults with children.

**** Group tickets are available from 12 or more adults

Guided tours

Tours in the museum or on Toome Hill

In Estonian 

tour guide 30 € + tickets

In foreign languages

tour guide 40 € + tickets

Guided tours are available in Estonian, English, Russian, German, Finnish, Latvian and Lithuanian.

It is also possible to book guided tours of the Museum, the towers of Tartu Cathedral, the Old Observatory and the University of Tartu Art Museum outside the official opening hours. The tickets are double the price + tour guide service. Out of hours tours should be arranged at least 3 workdays prior to the visit.

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Both cash and card payments are accepted.