Aegviidu Nature Centre

Aegviidu Nature Centre provides information on the recreation opportunities in the area and conducts nature study programmes. The Nature Centre is easy to find – it is accessible by car, by bus or by train.
PhoneTiina Paltser, communication manager +372 604 7212, +372 534 40549
E-mailaegviidu.looduskeskus@rmk.ee
Opening hours15 May to 31 August, Mon to Sun 09.00-17.00
01 September to 18 September, Wed to Sun 09.00-17.00
19 September to 28 February, Wed to Fri 09.00-16.00
01 March to 14 May, Mon to Fri 09.00-16.00
Type of objectNature Centre
Parking facilitiesParking for 15 cars or 3 buses
Amenities
  • Discount campaign programs for comprehensive schools and kindergartens in winter, spring and autumn;
  • paid nature study programs;
  • information materials on Aegviidu-Kõrvemaa and other RMK recreation areas;
  • exhibitions and libraries;
  • thematic and training events for teachers and interested people;
  • forest and nature events;
  • possible to rent the hall or the nature centre for nature-related events;
  • rent for the hall for up to 3 hours 13 EUR per hour, and the nature centre for one night for max 20 people 64 EUR

Exhibitions:
  • Trees and Rocks
The exhibition highlights rocks and fossils and, in connection with the Year of the Forest, indigenous and alien tree species growing in Estonia. Test yourself in a small quiz corner. The exhibition is opened in the outdoor classroom of the nature centre from 9 April.
Wheelchair accessibility yes
Hiking options yes
SightsThe Nature Centre is located in the heart of the Kõrvemaa area. Ancient wetlands, extensive forests and unpopulated natural landscapes – this is Kõrvemaa.
Winter accessibilityOpen all year round
LocationJaama 7, Aegviidu, 74501 Harju County
Object no. 1 on recreation area map.
Driving directionsAegviidu Nature Centre is located in the centre of Aegviidu, 37 km along Jägala–Käravete road (Road no. 13). When coming from Tallinn, turn right after the Aegviidu bus station (follow the sign “Looduskeskus-teabepunkt”) and you’ll arrive at the parking area of the Nature Centre.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.284920
longitude: 25.611254
L-EST 97 x: 6572957 y: 591831