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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  • Really cool area full of cafes, shops and restaurants

    Former industrial area restored to become a place of restaurants, shops and cafes. There are really good options to eat there, and if you don't want to eat, it is at least worth walking around to...

  • Interesting

    Really interesting. Beatiful place with good options for lunch or take a breath to drink a coffe in a quite an eclectic ambiance. It is small, but with many new stores under construction. Worth a...

  • Old Tallinn meets design and shopping

    Rotermanni design quarter is the place to go and experience how old salt warehouses and factory buildings have been converted into a modern design, shopping, restaurant and night life district.


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