The Ice Age Centre is a unique and original tourist attraction – a nature study and visiting centre that combines a popular scientific approach to the ice age with entertainment.
The Ice Age Centre – more than 2,200 m2 of exhibition area full of stories about the ice ages on the backdrop of world history and human beings in wonderful ever-changing nature.
The purpose of the exposition of the Ice Age Centre is to offer its visitors hands-on experiences with:
Origins of ice ages and their effect on the landform and biota of the Earth, Estonia and Vooremaa on the backdrop of a wider geo-chronological scale and evolution of the universe Development of Estonian nature and human settlement after the last ice age
Causes of and research relating to climate changes
III FLOOR – IS THE FUTURE DEPENDENT ON US?
Meteorological observations and the climate
Will there be a new ice age?
Role of the human being in climate changes
II FLOOR – TRACES OF THE ICE AGE ON THE TERRITORY OF ESTONIA
Glacial heritage in landscapes
Development of nature after the ice age
Traces of the ice age in folktales
Vooremaa as an open air museum dedicated to the ice age
I FLOOR – THE ICE AGE AND ICE IN OUR ERA
Animals from the ice age – mammoth, Irish elk, cave lion
Ice ages on the backdrop of world history
Humans in the ice age
An ice age playground for children