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Tallinn Song Festival Grounds

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Address: Narva mnt 95, Tallinn 10127, Estonia
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+372 611 2102

Site where the All-Estonian Song Festivals have been held since 1928 along...

Site where the All-Estonian Song Festivals have been held since 1928 along with concerts, festive ceremonies, exhibitions, open-air performances and other cultural events throughout the year.

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Incredible History Showcased in this Attraction

As a park and a stage and band shell this is an average attraction. With a good guide this is an incredible stop. Estonia was free from 1920 to 1939. Then with no weapons or... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 October 2016
Windsor, Canada
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Went to Electronic Family Festival here this summer. Great outdoor venue right on the water with a ton of history. Definitely don't stop in Tallinn without reading about this place and making a visit on a nice day.

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Windsor, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

As a park and a stage and band shell this is an average attraction. With a good guide this is an incredible stop. Estonia was free from 1920 to 1939. Then with no weapons or defences was subject to occupation and subjugation by first the Nazi's and then the Soviets for 50 years. What could a tiny nation of a... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Great site but not relaxing on a Saturday when at least three local teams were throwing discs in three different directions. Areas were roped off and the ispiration of the site was lost on me.It is meant to symbolise the unity of the Estonian people through the Song Festival and his statue muses if the need will continue after his... More 

Thank dixie192
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Grounds are nice, good views, get the story from a guide or red up, big crowds when festival going on, smaller crowd any sunny day.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

If you are interested in the history of the Soviet oppression and the bloodless way in which the Estonians expelled the Russians, just standing there is worth while. I could just imagine 300,000 people singing there.

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Laconia, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Before I went to Tallinn I saw a special on PBS about the fairgrounds and how it played a part in the changes that have come to Estonia and the eventual freedom from the Russians, as they called it " The singing revolution ". It was very interesting to go there and actually here the stories and see the statues.... More 

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Minsk, Belarus
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

"Singing field" is the place for concert, culture festivals etc. Good point to start the tour in Tallinn. Even Metallica was there.

Thank yegorb306
North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Not a lot to see. But worth a stop by because this is where the citizens "sang" their way to freedom from the Russians. Today there is an annual get together with thousands of very emotional Estonians reliving the famous event. It is also used as amphitheater for bands and well known singing groups..and icons...as in Michael Jackson...who played there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Great place for concerts, picnic and lovely walking with great views. Relaxing place. Interesting history.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

The grounds are open quite late (after 10PM) and there are not many people, but it still feels safe. It is interesting to imagine it being full of singers. A short walk from Hotel Oru

Thank Debra N

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