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Tallinn St. Mary's Cathedral (Dome Church) and bell tower

In Tallinn St. Mary's Cathedral (first mentioned in 1233), you find gravestones from the 13th-18th centuries and coat of arms epitaphs dating from the 17th-20th centuries. The most famous people to be buried in the church include Swedish military officer Pontus De la Gardie; his wife, Swedish King Johann III's daughter Sophia Gyllenhelm; Admiral Samuel Greigh; and Admiral Adam Johan von Krusenstern – the first man to lead a Russian round-the-world voyage. In addition to enjoying the beautiful interior of the church, visitors can climb its 69-metre Baroque bell tower and admire an excellent view of the city.
A donation should be made for a visit to the church; for visiting the bell tower, a ticket should be purchased .

In Tallinn St. Mary's Cathedral (first mentioned in 1233), you find gravestones from the 13th-18th centuries and coat of arms epitaphs dating from the 17th-20th centuries. The most famous people to be buried in the church in

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  • warm interior in more ways than one

    Tallin Cathedral of St.Mary is situated in Toompea-the High Town, not far from Orthodox Alexander Nevsky Church and Presidential Palace with its high Herman tower. It is a particularly pleasant...

  • Massive Cathedral- worth going inside

    This huge Cathedral in the heart of the city is impressive both inside and outside. Inside are many coats of arms so lots of history. It is also good to go in here to relax and pray.

  • Cathedral on the north side of Old city

    This Cathedral is located on the north part of Old city ( which is on the hill). Closed to other attractions of the city.


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