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Kuressaare Episcopal Castle

Lossihoov 1, Saaremaa 93815, Estonia
+372 455 4463
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Great Views and History

You can see the castle for free without buying a ticket for the Museum, but can only view the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Film G
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Aurora
via mobile
Must see in Kuressaare

The castle and area around is really worth to visit. But the exposition inside could be better... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Milda B
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Lossihoov 1, Saaremaa 93815, Estonia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You can see the castle for free without buying a ticket for the Museum, but can only view the outside. Nicely restored, with the views from the ramparts being especially good.

Thank Film G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The castle and area around is really worth to visit. But the exposition inside could be better. Also a little bit information missing which doors you could open and find something and which ones are dead end. However to walk around and check this castle...More

Thank Milda B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Special to Kuressaare.Lovely visit to family. Fine exhibition for family and easy acsess. Lovely staff.

Thank Kristi T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once you get used to low doorways, the extensive displays dating back to medieval times are interesting. Be sure to pick-up the English explanations that are on sheets beside the entrance to each room.

Thank Drew N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very well restored castle with lots of different rooms and stairs. Fun to explore. A bit like a labyrinth but not so large that you will get lost

Thank nbh671
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A most remarkalbe medieval survivor, possibly the best preserved castle of this type on the Baltic, and perfectly set against the sea.

Thank rfortey
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Kuressaare Episcopal Castle is an obvious source of pride and local identity in Kuressaare and Saaremaa island. The well preserved environment including a nice park around the Castle will offer you a mind balancing experience while visiting Kuressaare. Visitors will automatically pick up the respect...More

Thank Olli R
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The castle is a rare piece of architecture of an era there are few such buildings remaining in this country. The restoration gives us nice glimpses of the past although little remains of the original interieur. The museum is highly interesting also

Thank Hannu H
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This big castle makes your fantasy work, Years from 1200 -1900. History is handled with respect. Take at least 2 hours to walk through building and 1 more hour to walk in surrounding park. After that you can have a cup of coffee or a...More

Thank Tiiu P
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome place. The visit is super easy and you can take your time to explore the intere castle that is really cool. There are some exhibitions , good that check on that ones too.

Thank Verinha
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