Estonian Mining Museum

Would you like to get a taste of what the life of a real coal miner was like? All you need to do is put on your wellies, grab a warm jacket and take a lamp; because, where else but underground would you hear, see and feel the same things as the men who toiled away underground every day?

The mining museum Enrichment Factory is also now open. An educational experience, it demonstrates the journey of oil shale, shows how energy is created and showcases information on the subject of future trends in the energy sector.

Please note! Ticket sales for the underground museum end two hours before the museum is closed, and ticket sales for the Enrichment Factory end an hour before closing time.

Would you like to get a taste of what the life of a real coal miner was like? All you need to do is put on your wellies, grab a warm jacket and take a lamp; because, where else but underground would you hear, see and feel the same things as the men w

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  • "Must go" attraction!

    A very routine-breaking experience. Genuine and positively startling place off the beaten track. Service is good, story is educating. NB! Booking is needed!

  • Book a visit

    Definetly the best tourism place in north Estonia. You must book underground guided tour before visit (via email). Guide previously worked as miner and now he is guiding tourists in mines. Excursion...

  • Interesting place- book advance and keep your clothes

    Went there with some friends and our 9 year old. We had booked a tour in advance as you can not go to the mine without a guide. There are english and russian audioguides. Our guide was previously...


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