Estonian History Museum – Maarjamäe Palace

Pirita tee 56, Kesklinna linnaosa, Tallinn

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Maarjamäe Palace, built in 1874, now belongs to the Estonian History Museum. During its colourful history, the building has been a well-known holiday destination, the summer residence of the Russian Count Anatoli Orlov-Davydov, and much more.

The permanent exhibition My Free County, which won the best Estonian permanent exhibition award (Muuseumirott) in 2018, takes visitors on a journey of 100 years, from the birth of the Republic of Estonia to the present. The playful Children’s Republic is a place where the real world and fantasy world are combined.

The palace and the palace park were awarded the Best Tourism Object and Development Award in 2018. It is also a nominee for Best European Museum Award in 2020 - results to be revealed in May 2021.


Restaurant Riviera Palais Brasserie is also located in the palace.

Times and prices
01.01–31.12

Wednesday–sunday: 10:00 - 18:00
Monday–tuesday: closed

  • Adult:

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    8 €
  • Family ticket:

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    16 €
  • Pensioner:

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    6 €
  • University student:

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    6 €
  • School student:

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    6 €
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Getting there

Access
  • Sealed access road
  • By excursion bus
  • By public transport
  • By car
Stops nearby
Bus: Maarjamägi
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Judi M

Judi M

Tallinn, Estonian History Museum

In a really beautiful building is this wonderful museum highlighting Estonia's Independence from Russia, both times. Well worth time spent viewing their struggle.

Y6242FBchristineh

Y6242FBchristineh

An excellent museum - allow plenty of time for a visit

The visit began with an amusing video on the history of the palace. The main exhibition on level 2 " MY free country" takes visitors through 100 years from the Birth of the Republic of Estonia to the...

Tomi_Wickman

Tomi_Wickman

Walk in a park

We only walked in a park as it was so early that it wasn’t open yet. Impressive collection of Lenin and other Sovjet time statues behind the palace. Really nice buildings with different styles...

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