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Dominican Monastery Claustrum

Mueuerivahe 33, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
+372 511 2536
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Mueuerivahe 33, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
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"religious scenes"
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"peaceful place"
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"take photos"
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"entrance fee"
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"old town"
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"dormitory"
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"library"
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"contemplation"
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"passage"
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"signage"
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"walls"
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"pillars"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s easy to miss since it is hidden behind the wall but do search it out. A nominal fee grants you access to several ancient rooms hidden away. All are really neat but the library is truly amazing. You can visit the local artist and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden behind an entrance, with little signage, but once u step into the courtyard, it's amazing to find such a beautiful site there! A lot of people tended to step in to take photos and then leave, but it's worth heading upstairs...even tho the Euro5...More

Thank Anfield33
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

... but I got to see it for free. It seems that there is a 3 Euro fee to enter the cloister, but when I was there, no attendant was on duty, the door was open, so I slipped in. It's one of the oldest...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were walking along a street, Mueuerivahe, which was parallel to the city wall. We saw a small entrance alley off to the side and a courtyard beyond. We saw the sign for the Dominican Monastery Claustrum but we didn't understand what it was. We...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

I found the cloisters while looking for the Catholic Cathedral. Very impressive. This part of town reminded me so much of those gorgeous streets in Italian towns: nit what I expected in Estonia.

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

If You ask from the locals, there is not too many who knows the place. It is a little "known secret". But it is really the place, You can feel the old times. Claustrum is the heart of medieval monastery. To access, I recommend to...More

Thank Kristjan126
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Contemplation and trade Here is one of the oldest buildings in Tallinn, its history back to 1246. What remains is not extensive but sitting in the garden framed by walls and cloister it is interesting to imagine how this place combined being a centre for...More

Thank Lavarcham
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

I love monasteries and have been to many. This one is not anywhere close to the top of my list. The entrance is lovely, the interior interesting but the ticket price quite expensive. From one of the windows we could see a lovely courtyard -...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

There is a quiet, very old monastery which is 900 years old. For a small fee you can visit it and say there's nothing special inside. But if you take time you can feel the special energy which is really amazing. The monks did know...More

1  Thank Staffelsee
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

As most other sites in Tallin Old Town, Dominican Monastery Claustrum isn't easy to find. The entrance is very small without any clear signs. Once enter the area, you would feel the monastery itself is very beautiful itself. The staircases are just stunning! We walked...More

Thank cpcog
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