Opening hours and tickets

Opening hours

May–September Mon–Sat 10:00–18:00

October–April Mon–Fri 11:00–17:00

The Museum is closed on public holidays.

It is possible to book a guided tour of the Art Museum outside the opening hours.

Ticket prices

Ticket to UT Main Building (includes entrance into the museum, lock-up and Assembly Hall)


6 €


4 €

Family ticket**

12 €

Group ticket***

5,40 €

Museum ticket

Single ticket

3 €

Family ticket**

6 €

The combined ticket includes entrance into the University of Tartu Art Museum, the Old Observatory and the University of Tartu Museum:

Adults                         12 €

Concession*               10 €

Family ticket**          24 €

Combo ticket is valid for 30 days.

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

** Family ticket: up to 2 adults with children.

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

Both cash and card payments are accepted.

Free admission:

  • Children up to 8 years inclusive

  • UT students

  • UT employees

  • Members of International Council of Museums (ICOM)

  • Employees of Estonian museums

  • One teacher leading a group of students

  • Servicemen

  • Repressed persons

  • Disabled children (up to 16 years) and accompanying persons

  • Severely disabled people and accompanying persons

  • One guide leading a tour group

Free admission:

April 19, University of Tartu Museum’s birthday

May 18, the International Museum Day

October 25, Anniversary of the opening of Academia Gustaviana

November 18, European Academic Heritage Day

Guided tours

Pre-booked guided tours are available in Estonian, English, Russian, German, Finnish, Latvian and Lithuanian.

Adults in Estonian, from 12 people                                      30 €, plus the tickets

Students, university students, seniors in Estonian                15 €, plus the tickets

Foreign language tours, from 12 people                              30 €, plus the tickets

It is possible to book a guided tour of the Art Museum outside the opening hours.