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Address: A. Weizenbergi 34 | Valge 1, Tallinn 10127, Estonia
Phone Number:
+372 602 6001
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Wed 10:00 - 18:00
Thu 10:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Tallinn Art Tour: Kadriorg Park and Kumu
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Private: 4-Hour Best of Tallinn Tour with Mostly Driving and Little Walking

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History of Estonian art is a 1st Class Bldg.

A bit biased as I had a chance to present some work here but this is a must see of Estonian art - both old and contemporary. Lots of great side-activities too - films series... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit biased as I had a chance to present some work here but this is a must see of Estonian art - both old and contemporary. Lots of great side-activities too - films series, places for children and a great outdoor space. Don't forget to recharge yourself in the ubiquitous Reval Cafe.

Thank X9857BVpaulb
Helsinki Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When in Tallinn, this is one of the most interesting sights. The building itself is really worth seeing, great architecture, airy and full of light. Also, the permanent display is interesting, focused on local artists and their work. Worth a visit, slightly outside of the center, though

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Modern art museum with Estonian art from different decades. Interesting to see even though your not interested in art generally. Take time and explore things so you get much more out of it.

Thank Samppari
Tallinn, Estonia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kumu presents both permanent collections and temporary exhibitions. The main collection covers Estonian art from the 18th century onwards, including works from the occupations period (1940–1991) and showing both Socialist Realism and what was then Nonconformist art. Temporary exhibitions include both foreign and Estonian modern and contemporary art. Kumu received the prestigious European Museum of the Year Award of 2008... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

The building itself is a work of modern architecture as are the grounds and sculpture garden. The galleries hold a great collection and changing exhibits. There is a large collection so you need time to visit. It is located on the old royal grounds away from downtown. They also have a good cafe for lunch and coffees.

Thank Roberto L
Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This is good for adults but for families I would recommend Miia Milla Manda museum near in Kadriorg Park. I kind of expected something to do too, maybe little more innovative. But of course there were some really great paintings and artwork I really enjoyed. The Estonian art at soviet era was definitely one of my favorites.

Thank JenniPenni8000
Tallinn, Estonia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

It is a very excellent art museum. The standing or permanent exhibition gives a very comprehensive overview of estonian art through different periods of Estonian history. You see the changes walking from one exhibition hall to another from one time period to the other. It also stages different temporary exhibitions that are very good choices. The museum aslo funktions as... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Kumu is a place definitely worth visiting for while being in Tallinn. Great exhibitions, something for everyone. Some modern art and some classic art. Also friendly service from the staff and the museum itself was nicely desinged. Rather easily accessible by tram from the city centre. Also Kadriorg palace is quite nearby and it can be a nice additional place... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Amazing museum that has a lot to offer with beautiful displays. You can spend hours wondering around different rooms.

Thank gulbis88
Chaniá, Khania, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

The architecture of the building is unique. During our visit the installations were really memorable and evoked strong feelings. A must-see during your visit in Tallinn.

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