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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  • fun, especially for kids

    This was a stop on our shore excursion in Tallinn, and turned out to be a lot of fun. It's the ruins of a medieval castle which caters to local school groups which get to don knight apparent and...

  • We underestimated the experience...

    Traveling through the Baltics we passed Rakvere on our way to Tallinn.. we didn't have enough time to experience the castle and the hands on demontrations of the various trades.. especially...

  • Hands on!

    Definitely worth the pleasant, one-hour drive from Tallinn. Start off with a picture by the world famous 7-ton Tarvas (Rakvere's bull)! [for more information...


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