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Tallinn City Museum Linnamuuseum

Vene 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 615 5183
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Smallish museum, but interesting

Although this is quite a small museum, it is well worth a visit to get an insight into Estonian... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
grafran
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Hampshire, UK
A great museum with good interactive parts

My children liked it because they could learn the history of Tallinn at the same time that the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
troglo
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Mx y el mundo
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Through interactive exhibits, stage shows, video and slide presentations, this museum traces Tallinn's history from the 13th century to the 1990s.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Vene 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although this is quite a small museum, it is well worth a visit to get an insight into Estonian history and customs. There is an interactive model of the city, which is interesting. In the basement there is a wonderful display of china and porcelain.

Thank grafran
Reviewed 1 week ago

My children liked it because they could learn the history of Tallinn at the same time that the played (the screen with the different guns they liked it very much and the holograms). It was very interesting for both children and grown ups.

Thank troglo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By far the most modern and complete introduction to Tallin. Appropriately built into a 14th century merchant house the city museum houses elaborate displays, with English captions, demonstrating various aspects of Tallin life through the ages. It shows the history as old as 1100 years...More

Thank jyotsna907
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have time to kill in Tallinn, a visit to the city museum is as good a way as any as the charge is quite modest, and the contents well displayed.

Thank OandA-London
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Really rather enjoyed this museum when I visited with my husband. The ground floor and basement levels were a little disjointed, random military/weapons and pottery. But the upstairs 2 floors gave a really good insight into how Tallinn grew from its earliest beginnings to the...More

1  Thank GillHarman
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

It had something for everyone! There was history of rifles, ships and life. Even a display of junk from each century.

Thank mantaraych
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Visit cost us 4€ pp (adult ticket) and was worth it- as a local I didn't realise there's a very decent amount of artefacts to see! A nice range of cultural heritage from medieval times to Soviet Union era. I personally was stunned by the...More

Thank Alenka N
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Located in the heart of Old Town Tallinn, which is closed to other major attractions of the city, this museum offer local historical artifacts which have been there for ages.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Museum contains several interesting artifacts. For example - the old statue of Old Thomas, this was exchanged some time ago with new one. It is very interesting to see it up close. Also there are several exhibitions – I liked exhibition of weapon, which includes...More

Thank CopperTeaPot
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Good way to learn about the history of the Tallinn and Estonia as a whole, with some great models, too. On the day we went, it was a little quiet, so the staff were really engaging and spent a long time chatting to us about...More

Thank Stu_Giles
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