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Tallinn City Museum Linnamuuseum

Vene 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 615 5183
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I was in Tallinn to do somwe research and i found a lot of very interesting local information here... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
J C B
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Worth visiting this quaint little museum of Tallinn

This is a small museum of the history of the city of Tallinn. It is a manageable size to visit, and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Emily W
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London, United Kingdom
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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.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Vene 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in Tallinn to do somwe research and i found a lot of very interesting local information here in this museum,

Thank J C B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small museum of the history of the city of Tallinn. It is a manageable size to visit, and covers a lot of very interesting history. It is somewhat dated, not very modern, but I found that quite sweet and charming. I would...More

Thank Emily W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very well laid out and interesting Museum in a Merchants House. Medieval/ Wartime/ military/ early 20th century/ guns and pottery. You can walk into a medieval chimney and look to the sky.

Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

An Interesting collection of all thing Estonian. The country has had a hard time in the past but the people are very resilient

Thank Barry T
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This place is a good starting point of your trip to Tallinn as it focuses on the history of the city and Estonia. You'll learn the basics. But you'll hear the same things if you take a guided tour, the free one by Traveller is...More

Thank Jaka Z
Reviewed 14 September 2017

City museums are often quirky places, combining straight historical narration with the citizens' ideas about what they are proud of, plus a good dose of whatever collections prominent people have donated over the years. This museum is in that mold. It tells a good story...More

1  Thank Davanden
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

A multistorey museum in an old historic house. A range of interesting exhibits that track the city's formation through to modern day post Soviet estonia. Worth a visit to get some context and insight into tallinns history and it's important role in shaping baltic history.

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We were actively looking for a museum on the history of Tallinn so we dropped by. At first we walked past because the door looked closed and the museum was very quiet - I think we were the only people there besides the staff. The...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This Museum is located in Vene street, which goes from the Raekoja plats in Old Town of Tallinn. It is housed in one 14th century medieval stone merchant house. We encountered ourselves with the very comprehensive contents of museum, giving us an excellent introduction to...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

What you will find here is a well organized review of Tallinn's history on several floors of a nice old building. If this is your thing, this museum will appeal. Not really suited for most children.

1  Thank Film G
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