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Pikk 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite small but worth the money. If you're in a hurry but want to know the history of Estonia and its people an hour is sufficient. Watch the video at the beginning for a crash course of 11 000 years of development. Move on to...More

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over 3 floors this is a very interesting building to visit. It is the heart of the old town on Pikk. The basement has a military weapon collection, there was a dress collection on the ground floor whilst we were there. The main exhibition covers...More

Thank lisajlb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good visit, lots of history of Estonia and the Town of Tallinn. All housed in a great looking building just up from main square. Well worth a look.

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very interesting museum that we were rushed through as part of a day tour. There were so many things that illustrated the history and life in Tallinn that I wanted to stop to see. Plan to spend a little time to really...More

Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Alot of Estonian history. Great museum with alot off things too see, and read about, would reccomend

Thank fluffycatpower
Reviewed 11 July 2018

The Guild Hall houses part of the History Museum with a spooky underground section which may interest youngsters. Its exhibits are well laid out. Entrance tickets reduced for seniors and students. Entrance to be found near the town hall square.

Thank JanettaDavies
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This Guild Hall was an important part of the towns history from the 15th century and was commissioned by the Great Guild, the association of Hanseatic merchants..It now houses the Estonian History Museum.

Thank WW_Traveller023
Reviewed 28 June 2018

The building itself is beautiful from the street. The inside of the hall is not very interesting, very plain. The basement is neat with a military exhibit, but not worth the 6 EURO entrance fee. If you have interest in the history of Estonia's currency,...More

Thank ClemsunTiger
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This museum has exhibits on the history of Estonia in Estonian and English. Some of the exhibits are interactive. You can enjoy an 11 minute multi-screen presentation on the history of Estonia. Plus this is all housed in a historic building that itself is worth...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 14 June 2018

My group, unfortunately, did not have very much time available to spend in the beautiful Tallinn Old Town. We decided to visit the Estonian History Museum to learn more about the history of the country, and we are glad that we did. It is a...More

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