Skip to Content (Press Enter)
Text size
Line space
Contrast
normal contrast icon
high contrast icon

Black background with yellow text

Give feedback
...

See & Do

Sculptures & Monuments

Monument to Gustav II Adolf

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

The monument to Gustav II Adolf (1594-1632) was reopened in 1992. Its author is Elisabeth Tebelius-Myren. A monument to King of Sweden Gustav II Adolf who founded the University of Tartu stood in the yard of the university's main building from 1928 to 1950. The author of the sculpture was Otto Strandman. Soviet occupation authorities removed the monument on 15 May 1950. The monument was reopened in 1992 with the help of Swedish people.

view all photos(6)
  • Ülikooli tänav, Tartu
    view on map

  • +372 7442111
  • info [at] visittartu.com
  • 24 hours

Features and amenities

Amenities

Paid parking

Site lighting

Wheelchair accessible

Find more

Find more