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Great Guild Hall

Pikk 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 641 1630
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Pikk 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 641 1630
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An attractive little museum setting out to answer the question of what it means to be Estonian with a variety of engaging and interactive displays in Estonian and English. Clearly there's a strong political line about nationhood coming through here and the museum is perhaps...More

Thank Polyolbion A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was too new to be in our guide book but was good for an hour and a half or so. It was well laid out in an interesting old building and gave a good overview of Estonian history as well as some quirky bits...More

Thank WessexWanderer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well laid out, really interesting and more informative than any other museum or similar nearby. If you only have time for one, this is it.

Thank SomiLondon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you go by it and get the history of guides on th old town tour. interesting about the history and importance of guilds.

Thank gary a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small museum is well curated and worth a stop! The building itself is the old guild hall. The main gallery is a great space, and the exhibits are very well done. The cultural history of Estonia is presented on the main floor. There is...More

Thank Laurenrenae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an interesting museum with some fine exhibits. The best are about the guild history. Some of the reviewers failed to go downstairs where the best exhibits are. The entry to the downstairs is not that obvious, be sure and find it.

Thank baywanderer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is quite a lot to see on display in the basement. The main hall is also quite interesting but a little ho-hum relative to the many other buildings.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interactive displays engage the visitor with a fun history lesson. There were several school groups while we were there and the children seemed to be genuinely interested; toting activity filled "worksheets" provided by the museum for younger guests. One of our favorite museums on our...More

Thank cwg
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Well this was quite interesting as the pictures show on their website. I liked the basement exhibition with the crystal and knights armour (i tried the helmut on 😉). The coin and paper money history was an eye opener. Oh, open the drawers too. Offers...More

Thank Hirlsa H
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This was the best of the museums we saw on our first day using the Tallinn Card, and we visited four of them. It had a fun, light-hearted approach to Estonian history, which made a nice change from some of the stuffier museums in the...More

Thank Raymond W
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