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Great Guild Hall

Pikk 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 641 1630
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Pikk 17, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 641 1630
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This delves back in Estonian history 11,000 years. There is much about who the early people were and what their lives were like and the volatile  history. There is an very interesting display of early coins and weights and the break down of the monetary units...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The collection is nice but not very special. It's the atmosphere of the hall that makes it special. Walking through the museum gives a vey special sense of the long lasting occupations that this small country has endured. The Soviet period is still very touchable....More

Thank Martijn T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't miss this Musem. It is very well placed, you see really interesting objects and you learn a lot about the history of the country.

Thank Elena257
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in at the suggestion of a local and because we has the Tallinn Card and so kind of already paid for it. We enjoyed it, though! There are two floors and I really enjoyed the interactive modules. It was fun to print my...More

Thank rileigh15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I nice museum with very interesting displays. There is plenty to learn and you can get a lot of information in under an hour. Close to the town square and across the street from a nice coffee hours/cafe/candy store. Some Art Nouveau buildings just down...More

Thank 246Gramps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we knew nothing of the history or background to Estonia this was excellent - terrific videos / films explained the history from way way back - lovely presetnaiotn of other bist and pieces as well - but do not expect your normal museum -...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This place is well worth knowing about, especially on a rainy day sightseeing in Tallinn. The building itself is historic, being the home of the Great Guild, a guild of merchants. The museum contains a variety of exhibits about Estonian history. On the opposite side...More

1  Thank Bobby B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The Great Guild Hall is a combination of Estonia history and the story of the Great Guild itself. It is presented in quite a variety of ways. It has exhibits of artifacts, video displays, archeological features of the building, and rooms laid out as they...More

1  Thank Davanden
Reviewed 9 September 2017

At 9 euros for a family ticket (2 adults plus as many kids as you like) this is good value. It contains the story of Estonia over the many occupations by foreigners and the brief spells of independence. Entitled the spirit of survival, you get...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 6 September 2017

There are several excellent small museums in Tallinn Old Town and unless you are visiting for a week or more it is impossible to do them all justice. Entrance to most is very reasonable and are covered by the Tallinn Card and therefore you only...More

Thank RoverP
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