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Located on top of Cathedral Hill, this historic church has served as a burial place for noble families since the 13th century.
Toom-Kooli 6, Tallinn 10130, Estonia
+372 644 4140
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting Lutheran church with displays of historical, wooden and very elaborated coates of arms. Admission 2 euros, well worth a visit

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank superviajero3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We paid only a brief visit to this impressive old church as there was ongoing worship It's a lovely building on one side of a picturesque small square in the Toompea area. It is a Lutheran Cathedral and, as such, is quite a contrast to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MarkW55
Reviewed 8 February 2019

From big brother Google, it is known as St. Mary’s Cathedral. And now it is also known, more descriptively, as St. Mary’s Lutheran Cathedral (not that it’s inaccurate, but Lutheranism appears to be a major representative of ‘Protestantism’ and the like here) following events accumulating...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2019

The Cathedral of St Mary, the oldest church in Estonia, built during the 13th century and refurbished first during the 15th and then the 18th centuries.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 13 January 2019

A really great place for a visit if you’re in Tallinn. It’s unusual inside in a very nice way. Recommended

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 31 December 2018

This was a really nice church with a major difference in that there were many different coat of arms hung all around the church. This was the major differentiation in this church compared to others. It was really interesting looking at each Coat of Arms...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kgv2828
Reviewed 30 December 2018

The views from the top of the tower of St Mary's Cathedral are worth the 139 sprial steps. The young man in the bell tower was extremley knowledgeable and loved to talk passionately about his city. Well worth the 5 euro entrance fee.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank snowies
Reviewed 17 December 2018

This is a great place to see. It has so much history inside. As soon as you enter in you can also get a feeling that this church is a holy place. Icons and gerbs at walls, deco and paintings. It's presents a long history...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jussitrissanen
Reviewed 2 November 2018

When we went inside there was a choir going on. Got a chance to view it. Its was really nice and very old church. This was again part our tour.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ShankerSreekumar
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Really interesting display of the coat of arms of the families buried in the church. It has bee Lutheran for 500 years and was a Catholic Church before that. 2 euros entrance price.

Date of experience: October 2018
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