Rakvere Castle

The castle in Rakvere offers a lot of excitement for the entire family!

When you enter the castle, you will find yourself in a theme park representing the everyday life of the 16th century. There, both young and old visitors can spend an exciting day as they dress up as knights and warriors, enjoy various entertainers, and learn a thing or two about the life of people in the Middle Ages and the early modern period.

Additionally, there is a wine cellar, a torture chamber, a death room and a hell, a Red Lanterns Street, a medieval brothel, a barber's shop, and an alchemist's workshop.

Shenkenberg Tavern, which is located in the stronghold, offers meals made after medieval recipes.

The castle in Rakvere offers a lot of excitement for the entire family!

When you enter the castle, you will find yourself in a theme park representing the everyday life of the 16th century.

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  • Must visit

    Different from google pictures and outer view the castle is way more detailed. The history is brought to you by many different ways. There is many medieval caracters walking around. There is also...

  • A bit of Medieval fun!

    Rakvere Castle has been transformed somewhat into its former glory. Inside you can try your hand at archery, make your own souvenir coin, attend a puppet show (in Estonian), watch the history of...

  • !4th Century Castle

    We enjoyed our excursion here; a little bit kitschy, but overall a positive and educational experience. The castle is in pretty good shape for its age and it's easy to get a feel for what it was...


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