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Rakvere Exposition House

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Address: Tallinna, Rakvere 44306, Estonia
Phone Number: +372 322 5503
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Here you can see three interesting expositions:The Treasure Chamber - the...

Here you can see three interesting expositions:The Treasure Chamber - the museum's greatest treasuresRakvere Rentei - the oldest fiscal authority in Virumaa. In the treasury, you can see old money chests, and different notes and coins that have been used in Estonia in different eras.Dripple-down Soul - Spiritus Destillatus. An exposition on the history of spirit production in Estonia. The Monopoly spirit store offers you different sorts of vodka from Estonian producers and the possibility to degustate vodkas.The museum also houses temporary expositions and offers museum classes.

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Good museum now closed

When I first visited this museum, I had a fascinating time with posters and other memorabilia from the Soviet era in Estonian. I also enjoyed the Lammasmägi Kunda culture finds... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 September 2015
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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

When I first visited this museum, I had a fascinating time with posters and other memorabilia from the Soviet era in Estonian. I also enjoyed the Lammasmägi Kunda culture finds, from a nearby archeological site, which at 8000–5000 BC (see Wikipedia) were once thought to be the oldest in Estonia. The next time I visited, all this had disappeared and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

Located in an old small house, this museum gives an excellent look at what life in Rakvere was like in the 19th and early 20th century. Having visited numerous museums of this type around the World, I saw things here that I had never seen. If you are nearby, this museum is well worth a visit.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2013 via mobile

We were more interested in the garden and the sculptures but to be fair, there weren't that many sculptures and a view looked a little old and neglected. The garden was nice but not very special. We enjoyed our walk and looked around everywhere but spent there less than an hour.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2012

Different exhibitions from different ages. Old part of Rakvere with Vallimägi and renovated castle ruins.

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