Tallinn City Museum

Tallinn museum, with it’s most modern exposition, introduces vividly city’s history from 13th century until present. The museum is located in medieval merchant dwelling and by different sounds, pictures, figures and texts you will get the idea of how people lived in Tallinn at different period of time. Complete video and slide programs introduce revolutionary events in Tallinn on 20th century.


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  • ChesterLeStreet ChesterLeStreet

    Small museum – beautifully done

    No this isn't going to win museum of the year and it's not an interactive extravaganza, but it just might open your eyes to some of the fascinating history that Tallinn has to offer. Set over three...

  • Claire N Claire N

    Get the audio tour

    We learned a lot about the country, both about medieval times and also the recent history under soviet rule- which was really interesting.

  • bebsaurus_13 bebsaurus_13

    A bizarre mix of objects and history, lacking a unifying thread

    This small museum in the old town has a big mix of objects and tries to tell many stories, some with more success than others. The wonderful building has been well restored and in itself is...

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Vene tänav 17, Kesklinna linnaosa, Tallinn


  • Signposted
  • By public transport
  • By car
  • Sealed access road


59°26'19''N 24°44'54''E | Download GPX file