Tallinn City Museum

Tallinn City Museum introduces city’s history from the 13th century until the present.
The museum is located in a medieval merchant dwelling, and through different pictures, sounds and items, you will get an idea of how people lived in Tallinn at different periods of time. Video and slide programs introduce revolutionary events in the 20th century.
When booked beforehand, we organise tours for groups of up to 25 people in Estonian, Russian, English, Finnish, Greek and German.

First in Estonia, Tallinn City Museum opened a virtual exhibition on the Google Arts & Culture platform, allowing to explore the museum and its exhibits from anywhere in the world.

Tallinn City Museum introduces city’s history from the 13th century until the present.
The museum is located in a medieval merchant dwelling, and through different pictures, sounds and items, you will get an idea of how people l

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  • Great political record

    This is a very good museum of recent political history. Older history is there, however for me the 20th and 21st century history is very well done here. Lots of photos and a very interesting video of...

  • Informative

    We spent a rainy morning being fascinated by the exhibits in this museum. I would visit it first then the open air museum then the museum of occupation to get a true sense of the history of this...

  • nice pocket history

    For those who know little to nothing about Estonia or Tallinn, this museum offers a great pocket history that you can take in in an hour or two. Signage is in English and staff (or volunteers?) speak...


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