Estonian National Museum (ERM)

Estonian National Museum (Eesti Rahva Muuseum; ERM) as a museum of Estonian people helps interpret being Estonian, carry the basic values of the nation, and guard its continuity. For visitors opens, both a material and virtual world, that invites visitors to discover, realize, and become part of it.

The museum has two permanent exhibitions. "Encounters" is an exhibition about ordinary Estonian folk who have lived in this country through the ages. "The echoes of Ural" presents the traditional everyday culture of Finno-Ugric and Samoyedic people.

In addition to exhibitions, the premises include a cinema and a conference hall, a black box theatre, a café, a restaurant, and museum shop.

Estonian National Museum (Eesti Rahva Muuseum; ERM) as a museum of Estonian people helps interpret being Estonian, carry the basic values of the nation, and guard its continuity. For visitors opens, both a material and virtual world, that invites vis

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  • History blended with Technology

    One of the best features of this museum is that your museum ticket can be used to translate the display descriptions into one of seven languages. The museum has interactive exhibits as well as...

  • Excellent Museum

    We were visiting with a group of 30 people from Belgium (ages between 15 and 81 years old) and everybody thought it was great. You can spend several hours there. No Flemish language available but...

  • Great museum

    Interesting und multisided museum into Estonian history and culture, more recent and ancient, as well. Nice architecture.


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