Fotonaitus - Tartu observatoorium Tartu Ulikool

Maret Einasto photo exhibition "You have to make your own fun around here"

Katselaborid - Tartu observatoorium - Tartu Ulikool

Tartu Observatory labs and space tech department are attending the Startup Day demo area

Antti Tamm - Tartu observatoorium - Tartu Ülikool

Antti Tamm to continue as Director of Tartu Observatory

KuupKulgur - Tartu observatoorium - Tartu Ülikool

Scientists and students to develop the first Estonian lunar rover

Tõravere space research centre

Tartu Observatory is a prominent space centre in Estonia, with the primary goal of research and development. We train young scientists and extend the natural-scientific worldview. The aim is to promote the science of astronomy, remote sensing, and space technology. We are a reliable partner in international networks.

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Tartu Observatory organises tours, active learning, and workshops for a wider audience. Please book an appointment and learn about space science, its latest achievements, and the scientific profession.

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Remote sensing

Space technology


Astrophysical observatory instruments in Tõravere include a 1.5 m and 0.6 mirror telescope and a 0.3 m automatic robotic telescope.

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