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NUKU Estonian State Puppet and Youth Theatre

Lai 1, Tallinn 10133, Estonia
+372 667 9555
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interesting

The location is very central. its hard to miss. its not got a lot of activities for kids.and that... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
guptaratika
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New Delhi, India
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Creepy but cool

There were a few experimental interactive art pieces which were fun to play around on, and the... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
mantaraych
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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Lai 1, Tallinn 10133, Estonia
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+372 667 9555
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The location is very central. its hard to miss. its not got a lot of activities for kids.and that too older kids will enjoy more. the costume room is very sweet. kids can try out costumes.their cellar of horrors is good too. tunnel of masks...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

There were a few experimental interactive art pieces which were fun to play around on, and the actual puppets themselves were pretty creepy.

Thank mantaraych
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Buy tickets in advance as the shows here get sold out quickly. This is a theatre and interactive puppetry museum so you can easily spend 2 hours here. The puppet show was in Estonian but this didn't bother me nor my young children. A must...More

Thank aublee
Reviewed 2 February 2017

NUKU Museum of Puppet Arts, 1 Lai St. Just the architecture and decorations of this center is worth a visit. There are many interactive things to do, including an opportunity to experiment with theater props and various costumes. Children learn about basic things like air,...More

Thank MayLehmannNYC
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Despite the fact the Nuku Puppet Theatre is being rebuilt (reopens November 2016), we Were given a warm welcome at the excellent museum adjacent. The exhibits paint a fabulously rich picture of the variety that is modern, professional puppet theatre, with many video and a...More

1  Thank NH50
Reviewed 9 August 2016

NUKU theatre museum gives an interesting view to puppetry and puppetry in Estonia. Lots of different style puppets, scenography and information about puppetshows in Estonia from 70's to now-a-days. We can recommend this both for adults and children. We are theatre professionals and really enjoyed...More

Thank maijamatkaaja2015
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

Interesting find in a lovely area of Tallinn. Staff were super helpful and some displays were pretty cool. Check it out if you have time to kill :)

1  Thank Jonny M
Reviewed 5 July 2015

At €5 it was too expensive but the collection is quite good. Really somewhere to take kids and maybe worth seeing as it is a little bit different.

Thank Crazy_Jim_83
Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

Went there as close to the apartment that I rented too expensive for what was offered cafe good but think again as not worth the investment

Thank Angelo M
Reviewed 30 March 2015

This little museum contains so much of my childhood that I felt like i was in my own Disneyland. Staff was very helpful. ome screens did not work tho. During the day there are few short plays or storytimes as well. Also local actors are...More

1  Thank marvah
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