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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  • Modern museum, interesting exhibition.

    One day of our International Poetry Festival we always spend here. Poets from different countries are always impressed of the main ethnographic exhibition and the atmosphere of museum. Thank you for...

  • I loved the IT used in this museum.

    This museum is in easy reach of the centre - by no. 7 bus or a 25 minute walk. The building is HUGE and amazing in itself. There were three exhibitions on when we went, but we only got to the main...

  • 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...


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