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Great Guild Hall

Pikk 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 641 1630
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Pikk 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
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+372 641 1630
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"estonian history museum"
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"small museum"
in 12 reviews
"old building"
in 9 reviews
"armoury room"
in 3 reviews
"interactive displays"
in 7 reviews
"favorite museum"
in 2 reviews
"lovely museum"
in 3 reviews
"short film"
in 3 reviews
"interesting building"
in 4 reviews
"family ticket"
in 2 reviews
"great collection"
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"holy spirit"
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"visited this museum"
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"on display"
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"pikk street"
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"medieval times"
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"rainy day"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

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

Thank fluffycatpower
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank billyhockey
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

A thoroughly interesting museum that tells the story of Tallinn and Estonia really well. A good mix of modern and more traditional exhibits that held my attention for a couple of hours. Well worth making this part of your visit to this beautiful city.

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

This guild hall was an important part of the towns history from the 14th century until 1920. It now houses the Estonian History Museum.

Thank KatielouAustralia
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Very average museum. Could have been more engaging and interactive. Very very boring. Very missable.

Thank TheGreatestNomad
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

The Great Guild Hall was completed in 1410 and makes for an excellent venue for this collection of items that tell the history of Estonia. The displays are interactive and some are in English. They have spent much of their time under Soviet occupation. The...More

Thank tneldner
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