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"Gothic Jewel of Estonia" from 13th -16th C.

After climbing Toome Hill to visit the Old Observatory, we decided to explore this cathedral ruins... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Gene J
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Silver Spring, Maryland
Imagine what it once looked like

The cathedral is now in ruins, but you can see how grand it must have been. Part of it has been... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Robert D
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Brooklyn, New York
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Lossi Tanav 25, Tartu 51003, Estonia
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

After climbing Toome Hill to visit the Old Observatory, we decided to explore this cathedral ruins. It's a huge structure of bricks with tall interior arches and even has a tower to climb for a small fee. Inside the university maintained museum are 2 flat...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

The cathedral is now in ruins, but you can see how grand it must have been. Part of it has been reconstructed and now houses the University Library.

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Great, impressive and well preserved ruins of Baltic brick gothic mediaeval cathedral. Structure is positioned on the top of the hill and overlooking Old Tartu. Gothic arches still stands high. Altar part of the basilika is reconstructed and turned into Museum of University of Tartu....More

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Reviewed 5 July 2015

a beautiful place and amazing view over the city, note expensive and also easy to go in the stairways. great place to take pictures and to film

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