Rotermann Quarter in Tallinn

In Rotermann Quarter, in the heart of Tallinn, between the Old Town, the port, and Viru Square, old industrial buildings that have been given new functions stand next to modern architecture.

The industrial area started to thrivingly develop in the 19th century and it was the location for a department store, a factory that produced starch, spirit, tables, and pasta, a mill that produced bread, flour, and groat, buildings of a steam saw, and a salt warehouse, which is one of the most unique preserved limestone structures in Estonia. Currently, the building houses the Museum of Estonian Architecture, which was built on the basis of a design by a Baltic German Ernst Boustedt in 1908.

There are several restaurants, shops, and the multiplex Coca Cola Plaza in Rotermann Quarter.

In Rotermann Quarter, in the heart of Tallinn, between the Old Town, the port, and Viru Square, old industrial buildings that have been given new functions stand next to modern architecture.

The industrial area started to thrivingly develop

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 319 reviews | Write a review
  • Cool neighborhood

    Nice, newly built trendy neighborhood with lots of nice shops including Stradivarius and Pull & Bear.

  • Interesting place for a walk

    Something different around each corner - ruins and restaurants sharing space, with a cacophony of different architecture styles. If you're bored with the Old Town, this is a refreshing place to walk...

  • Modern architecture in old city

    Rotermanni Quarter has had quite a history, not so successful start in the begin, shopping centre never quite worked out regardless of a good selection of shops in the begin, regardless of a perfect...


Features and amenities
stress buster
Share your photos by using #visitestonia