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Just very fine museum of handicraft !

Surprise after surprise we were getting at in the magic Haapsalu Town and one of them was this... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2017
Oleg Y
Belgrade, Serbia
one of the kind in the all world

What a beautiful and delicate handcraft, made by local handicraftsmen. It is as good to look at and... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2017
Haapsalu, Estonia
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The Haapsalu Shawl, an extremely fine knitted shawl that can be pulled through a woman’ ring, has been the symbol of Haapsalu since the last century. At that time, as well as today, they are highly regarded by women. The knitters of traditional...more
Karja tanav 25, Haapsalu 90503, Estonia
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

We went to Haapsalu specifically for the lace museum. According to facebook, their website and the information center in Haapsalu, the museum was supposed to be open. Upon arrival, there were signs in the window indicating that the museum was closed for the week. It...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Surprise after surprise we were getting at in the magic Haapsalu Town and one of them was this amazing Haapsalu Shawl Museum. It is located in Ehte street, just above the region of Haapsalu Episcopial Castle. Actually, this museum is settled in a jewellery workshop,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 8, 2017

What a beautiful and delicate handcraft, made by local handicraftsmen. It is as good to look at and to buy. Prices are quite high they are worth it.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank merike2017
Reviewed August 17, 2016

My wife found this to be a very interesting place with all the handicraft you could find here. Nice exhibition.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank jechstra
Reviewed July 10, 2016

I had been looking for this location already during my earlier visits and this time I asked the tourist information where this museum is located since the TA places this museum to Ehte tn 4. I got the right address, Posti 25 and the nice...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed November 14, 2015

These shawls are really amazing, especially the old designs. Next time I am definitely going to buy one.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Kaikaljo
Reviewed August 19, 2015

The ladies who are doing the knitting will most probably be there waiting for the visitors and ready to show how these wonderful pieces of art are done. They are representing traditional craft that runs in the families for centuries. The works are really sophisticated...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Lyudmila771
Reviewed May 23, 2015

You will probably meet some of the ladies who made the items for sale in the shop or founded the society which passes down the tradition in the local school. They take great pride, rightfully so, in their work. Lace patterns are also pressed into...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank sunville2014
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Marie T
January 22, 2017|
Response from jechstra | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I have been out travelling for some days and saw the question just now :-) I'm not sure, but since there were lots of shops in Tallin selling handicraft I would guess so. Regards Jens-Chr