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

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  • architectual masterpiece!

    if you love the stylish new architecture with old-factory vibe, the Rotterman Quartier is worth exploring. It’ s nearby the salt storage, built by C.B. Rotermann in 1840 where now is architectural...

  • Modern, Hip Tallinn

    A beautifully converted industrial area of town. A nice break from the Old Town, this area has many bars and restaurants with a contemporary, fashionable feel. Easy to access with pedestrian lanes...

  • Nice modern place from an old industrial area

    Rotermann is an example of how an old industrial place close to the city centre can be revamped and become a designated area for restaurants, bars, hotels and shops


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