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Address: Raekoja plats 1, Tallinn 10146, Estonia
Phone Number: +372 645 7900
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Tallinn Sightseeing Tour by Coach and Foot
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Best of Tallinn - 3-hour Private Walking Tour
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Private: 5-hour Best of Tallinn Tour with Marzipan Painting and Town Wall Visit

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"Simple but Original Architecture"

This was a simple town square, but we happened to be there on when it was market day and there was quite a variety of handmade jewellery, woolens, wooden crafts.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a simple town square, but we happened to be there on when it was market day and there was quite a variety of handmade jewellery, woolens, wooden crafts.

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Specially awesome during christmas time, beautifully decorated! A lively atmosphere in a backdrop of snow..

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a prominent building in Town Hall Square. Great picture backgrounds. We did not see that it was open the day in September that we were there. It could have been but we did not see any open doors.

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Eastpointe, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This building is in Old Town the center square of Tallinn. The view from the tower is amazing but it is mostly open during the summer months. The building is full of historical charm. There is a medieval style pub on the street level. It is lit by candlelight. The waitresses are dressed in the medieval period and make this... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The view from the top is grand when it's open, though even if not able to partake, there's the little medieval style pub with Elk Soup, and Ox ribs to satiate hunger. Lit by candles, warmth fills the tavern, the banter from the waitress behind the bar, was awesome. Go and ask for mead ;)

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Milpitas, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Town Hall is not open past Agust 30th, so you can not climb the tower for an overview. You can climb a church tower (St. Johannes?) for a great view.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This was very a lovely building to visit, lots of history attached to it, There are some beautiful 15th century tapestries being replicated by local artists and are on display. The kitchen is still in use as is much of the building. There was a staff member on duty who spent a lot of time with us explaining various points... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

There are 115 steps to the top of the bell tower, and it costs 3 EUR. The steps are windy and narrow, but the view from the top is definitely worth it. On a clear sunny day, you can see all of Tallinn, including the harbour and old town.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

At first from the outside you could mistake this for a church and if you looked inside at the citizens hall you would get the same impression. In fact this has been the town hall for at least 600 years and is the oldest town hall in Europe. The tall spire is topped by 'old Thomas' a stylized weather vane... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This church-like building with spire is smack dab in the center of—appropriately—Town Hall Square, a separate TripAdvisor-designated attraction. This is the oldest town hall in the entire Baltic region and Scandinavia, with documentation in real estate ledgers as a “consistorium” that dates prior to 1322. The vane sports the Old Thomas atop the spire, since 1530, making the height of... More 

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