University of Tartu Natural History Museum and the Botanical Gardens holds geological, zoological, botanical and mycological collections. Our collections includes more than one million specimen of minerals, rocks, fossils, meteorites, invertebrate and vertebrate animals, algae, mosses, vascular plants, fungi and lichens.
Collections are used by scientists, teachers, students, environmental educators and other professionals. Part of our collections are displayed in Tartu University Natural History Museum permanent exhibition "Earth. Life. Story", but also in other museums, exhibitions, temporary exhibitions, and elsewhere.
Phone +372 737 5839
Botanical and mycological collections
Phone +372 737 6229