Kuressaare Episcopal Castle

Kuressaare Episcopal Castle, also known as Kuressaare Castle, is one of the most interesting and best preserved fortresses in Estonia. The castle has become one of the most remarkable buildings in Northern Europe built during the 14th–19th century. There is a history museum which tells stories of the distant past and recent history of Saaremaa and the locals through permanent exhibitions and travelling exhibitions. There are also activities for both children and adults – from treasure hunts to archery!
Look at the virtual tour of the castle and the castle yard here.

Kuressaare Episcopal Castle, also known as Kuressaare Castle, is one of the most interesting and best preserved fortresses in Estonia. The castle has become one of the most remarkable buildings in Northern Europe built during the 14th–1

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  • A must-visit in Kuressaare

    My 1st visit there (or may-be not in a case I was there ca 40 years ago and just do not remember). Renovators have made a good work and the whole area is really nice. Also they have several permanent...

  • Must see

    Very beautiful castle, the historical symbol of the city. Large inside exposition and big area outside to have a peaceful walk with gorgeous views. For additional fee you can try bow and arrow...

  • Very beautiful castle!!!

    I would recommend to visit Kuressaare Castle. Very much different things to see and collections covers widely history.


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