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Railway and Communications Museum

The former terminal station of the railway was constructed between 1903 and 1905 to serve the resort town of Haapsalu. With its mysterious and grand station building, it now invites you to discover the nearly century and a half of Estonian railways and retired iron horses.

During the time travel in the old station with an unusually long roofed platform and a royal pavilion, you can hear the sound of a locomotive and meet the courteous station master from the 1930s.

In addition, we welcome you on a trip through the fascinating world of telecommunications and to explore the development and history of communication devices from telegraphy and crank telephone to mobile phones and computers.

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  • Ana L Ana L
    The most beautiful train station in the world

    Seriously! Go there and take your time, take pictures at different times of the day... you won´t regret it! What a treasure! The museum is only open during weekends and the Summer season, but you can...

  • jechstra jechstra
    Old trains

    Today there is no railway between Haapsalu and Tallinn, but the old station is here. This is a nice museum and they have a few old russian trains there.

  • Roy N Roy N
    Nice but small museum

    The museum is quite small, but has some quite interesting things to show. Unfortunately most of the texts are only in Estonian, with only few English translations. The trains can be visited only...

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