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Tartu Song Festival Museum

Address: Jaama tänav 14, Tartu | Show on map
Telephone: (+372) 746 1020
Website: http://linnamuuseum.tartu.ee/?m=3&page=front… External link
E-mail: laulupeomuuseum@katarina.ee
Method of payment: Cash only
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Built i the first half of 19th century, this classical- style building is a heritage and important for Estonian culture. Vanemuise Society, who laid the foundation for the Estonian song festival traditions, was active here in 1870- 1903 and also Estonian folk play “ Saaremaa cousin” (“Saaremaa onupoeg”) by Lydia Koidula was performed which celebrated birth of Estonian theatre. Song Festival Museum’s permanent exhibition, which includes three parts, is focused on building’s history, song festival traditions and birth of national theatre. Museum’s beautiful park is waiting for visitors.

Times and prices

Tuesday–saturday: 12:00 - 18:00
Monday, sunday: closed
Adult: from 2 €
Child: from 1 €
Family ticket: from 5 €
Pensioner: from 1 €
University student: from 1 €
School student: from 1 €

Exact price to be clarified by service provider.

Languages spoken

  • Estonian
  • English
  • Russian
  • Finnish
  • German


  • Exhibition
  • Information boards
  • Information point
  • Electronic information point
  • Convenient Store
  • Souvenirs
  • Recreation area/picnic ground
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Toilet
  • WiFi
  • Free parking

Additional services

  • Guide service available
  • Audio guide
  • Themed events
  • Workshops
  • Seminar


  • ISIC
  • For children
  • For students
  • For pensioners


Seminar and conference rooms