Kuressaare Episcopal Castle

Kuressaare Episcopal Castle, also known as Kuressaare Castle, was built in the 14th century. Today, the Castle houses Saaremaa Museum with its permanent exhibition and sundry temporary exhibitions.
The convent building of the Kuressaare Episcopal Castle is the only surviving medieval fortification in the Baltic countries that has not been significantly reconstructed. In addition to aesthetic pleasure that the elegant, decorous and magnificent architecture offers, a visit to the castle allows to explore the local history through an immediate experience and to feel the breath of the Middle Ages.

Kuressaare Episcopal Castle, also known as Kuressaare Castle, was built in the 14th century. Today, the Castle houses Saaremaa Museum with its permanent exhibition and sundry temporary exhibitions.
The convent building of the Kuressaare Episcopa

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  • Very cool medieval castle

    Awesome place. The visit is super easy and you can take your time to explore the intere castle that is really cool. There are some exhibitions , good that check on that ones too.

  • Medievial castle - attraction for all family

    This is a medievial castle, which has bridges, thick walls everything like should be in castles. It is good to spend time together with the family, especially if the wether is not good enough to be...

  • Impressive building, captivating exhibition

    I don't often go to museums, but this one captivated me. First of all the building and the entire site are impressive, restored with EU and local funds that I think were extremely well-spent. When I...


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