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Catholic Cathedral of St Peter & St Paul

Vene 18, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 644 6367
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Tallinn's Catholic Cathedral!

This Roman Catholic cathedral was built on the site of St. Catherine's Dominican Monastery (1246... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
T-Bird1974
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Mass on Sunday

Our cruise ship was in port on a Sunday. We fell upon this church at 4:30 pm. The bells were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
djk19g
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Dania Beach, Florida
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  • Average16%
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“attend mass” (2 reviews)
“old town” (2 reviews)
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Vene 18, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
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+372 644 6367
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This Roman Catholic cathedral was built on the site of St. Catherine's Dominican Monastery (1246) between 1841-44 and is located in the Old Town in Tallinn. The plain whitewashed Neoclassical exterior has a decorated stepped portal flanked by two columns and rectangular twin bell towers...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our cruise ship was in port on a Sunday. We fell upon this church at 4:30 pm. The bells were ringing and we hurried inside to attend Mass. The Mass was in Estonian, but a number of the prayers were in Latin. After the homily...More

Thank djk19g
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I can’t really say the site impressed me. The church itself is quite unassuming and modest. The doors were locked, so could not get inside. Maybe it was on account of some work being done there. The little courtyard in which it sits is nice...More

Thank kwiewiorowski
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We had a beatiful christening ceremony conducted by Fr. Alfonso di Giovanni. The ceremony was quite long, around 40 minutes but our 3-months old son took it very well. He was actually listening to the priest! My guess that he was attracted to Fr. Alfonso...More

Thank Albert H
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The setting of the Catholic Cathedral of St Peter and St Paul is in a nice courtyard. There is seating outside, where you can feel the peace and tranquil of the setting. There is a little water fountain in the courtyard. It is situated away...More

Thank Mazmannan
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Set off with its own small courtyard is this wonderful church. Quiet dignity and serene. Stop by and say a prayer.

Thank I_Roam_AB
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is a relatively plain cathedral for this medieval old town, and it's set a bit back from the street. That makes it a little more calm and peaceful. Still worth a stop.

1  Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Has an English speaking Mass on Saturday night--although I'm not Catholic, I enjoyed going to an English speaking worship service when I lived in Tallinn

Thank allengreg
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

This is a famous and beautiful church in town.The architecture is very good.Inside the church the decorations are very good.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 15 July 2015

This is a very interesting place . Very different from other European Cathedrals . A lovely town and interesting old buildings

Thank ggsboss
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