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Catholic Cathedral of St Peter & St Paul

Vene 18, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 644 6367
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Worth stopping in

This has the distinguished honor of being Tallinn's only Roman Catholic Church. The church is small... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Provincetown, Massachusetts
Cloisters were a bit underwhelming..

I headed here since my guidebook discussed some 400 year old burned out ruins of a cloister. You... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Toronto, Canada
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  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Vene 18, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 644 6367
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This has the distinguished honor of being Tallinn's only Roman Catholic Church. The church is small and unornate but still possesses a certain beauty. The hours are restricted but still it is worth a bit of time. The grounds are simple as well. There was a...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

I headed here since my guidebook discussed some 400 year old burned out ruins of a cloister. You had to access it from the cathedral next door. The courtyard for the complex is pretty with a lovely fountain and some chairs to sit on. When...More

Thank Ryjones
Reviewed 13 September 2017

That is catholic cathedral we stumbled upon, when we loitered in the area of Town Hall Square and it is located in Vene street. The architectural design of this sanctuary is of one neoclassical style and was done by the famous architect Carlo Rossi, who...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 12 August 2017

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 17 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 23 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
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