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Museum of Tuglas in Ahja rural municipality

Address: Tartu maantee 21, Ahja alevik, Ahja vald, Põlva maakond | Show on map
Mobile phone: (+372) 525 9436
Telephone: (+372) 797 0446
Website: http://ahjamuuseum.edicypages.com/ External link
E-mail: raamatukogu@ahja.ee
Method of payment: Cash only
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The Museum of Tuglas is the childhood home of Friedebert Tuglas, born on 2 March 1886. Tuglas became a well-known writer for his novel Väike Illimar (Little Illimar) written in 1932. The story of the little Illimar is at the same time the story of a manor in Estonia. Places related to Friedebert Tuglas and the Little Illimar are displayed on a large map, which is also exhibited in the museum. Spatial exposition provides background information for the guests who visit the places related to the novel and learn about the everyday life of the manor house.

Times and prices

Is open advance bookings only

Adult: from 0.5 €
Child: from 0.25 €
Family ticket: from 1 €
Pensioner: from 0.25 €
University student: from 0.25 €
School student: from 0.25 €

Exact price to be clarified by service provider.

Languages spoken

  • Estonian
  • English


  • Exhibition
  • Kids' exhibition
  • Activities for children
  • Information boards
  • Site lighting
  • Recreation area/picnic ground
  • Playground
  • Toilet
  • Drop Toilet

Additional services

  • Guide service available


Seminar and conference rooms