Vabamu Museum of Occupations and Freedom

This is a museum about occupations, resistance, restoration, and freedom. The permanent exhibition ‘Freedom knows no borders’ consists of five parts: crimes against humanity, Estonians in the free world, life in Soviet Estonia, restoration of independence, and freedom.
We have e-guides in Estonian, Russian, English, Finnish, German, French, and Spanish, who will take you on an inclusive and thought-provoking journey on the paths of the recent past.
The special children’s exhibition tells stories to people of different age levels, providing memorable and exciting activities for the whole family.

This is a museum about occupations, resistance, restoration, and freedom. The permanent exhibition ‘Freedom knows no borders’ consists of five parts: crimes against humanity, Estonians in the free world, life in Soviet Estonia, restoration of inde

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  • Mandatory

    This is such an important museum, telling a very important story - of course mostly from an Estonian point of view, but the thoughts of what makes a nation and what choices people are taking when...

  • Inspiring and Poignant

    We decided to visit the museum whilst walking nearby. We weren't sure what to expect, but we were left with an overwhelming feeling of outrage for the atrocities suffered by the Estonians. At the...

  • Museum of Occupations, Tallinn Estonia

    Before you enter the museum, there are suitcases outside. These are representative of suitcases people had a limited time to pack and very often were left during the time of occupation. The exhibits...


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