Museums and Galleries

 
Estonian War Museum - General Laidoner Museum
Estonian War Museum, founded in 1919, was restored in 2001 under the name of Estonian War Museum – General Laidoner Museum. Today, the EWM collects, preserves, researches and exhibits Estonian military and cultural heritage. The permanent and temporary exhibitions of the War Museum tell the story...
Museums of the Prangli Islands
The museums showcase the history, nature and way of life of Suur-Prangli and Väike-Prangli (Aksi). Museum of Farm Folk of Prangli Islands has a permanent exhibition on the everyday lives of the coastal folk of Prangli and Aksi over the centuries. Thus, fishing nets and seal tongs (4-to-5-metre ski...
Kolga Museum
The earliest records of Kolga Manor date back to the 13th century, when it belonged to Danish King Valdemar II's son, Duke Kanut, who ruled over the Estonian Dukedom. Even today the main building retains some of the grandeur of that time. Kolga Museum, which forms part of the main building,...
Rebala Heritage Reserve Museum
Rebala Heritage Reserve locating in Jõelähtme Rural Municipality is an ancient cultural landscape of rich historical heritage – within a mere 74 square kilometres there are more than 300 archaeological remains originating from the Neolithic or a later period and several villages of more than a...
Museum of the Estonian Struggle for Liberty in Lagedi
In the Museum of the Estonian Struggle for Liberty, you can get an overview of 20th century war history. Of the land and sea battles fought for Estonia from the War of Independence until the Cold War period. A unique opportunity in Estonia: Tank T-34/85 driving experience with a professional team,...
Estonian Museum of Natural History

There is an extraordinary amount of space in Estonia per capita - more than half of the country is home to Mother Nature alone, swathed in forests, misty bogs and rock-strewn beaches. There are very few places in Europe that are as pristine and untouched as Estonia. The more that people...

Metsanurme Village Centre and Museum of Local History
Metsanurme Village Centre is located on the lands of Rehemetsa, one of the oldest local farms. The restored old threshing barn is also worthy of the "museum" title. There, in addition to a large limestone barn oven, several old-fashioned farm tools can be seen. In the yard, there is an outdoor...
Viimsi Open Air Museum
Come and see an authentic and historical coastal village for yourself! The main part of Viimsi Open Air Museum is the historical Kingu farmyard: a farmhouse (with a barn) from the 1820s, a dwelling from the early 20th century, a barn and other buildings. The reconstructed Krüger and Silberfeldt...
Kurtna motorcycle museum
One of the Baltic States’ biggest and most valuable collections, this museum has over 200 motorcycles, more than 100 of which, in various states of repair, are on display. The museum includes such world-renowned names as BMW, Harley-Davidson, Indian, AJS and Jawa. The Soviet motorcycle industry is...
'Paldiski of Old' photographic exhibition
Almost 200 large-scale reproductions of old photos from the early 20th century onwards will take visitors back in time to the nostalgia of the past. The 'Paldiski of Old' exhibition is open on the 2nd floor of the 'Peetri Toll' tavern.
Viinistu Village Museum
Viinistu Village Museum is situated in a house near the Viinistu village square Sunimäe. The property of the Village Museum has mainly been received at the beginning of the 1960s as donations from local villagers. Viinistu Village Museum displays former work items and commodities, incl. fishing and...
Laitse Rally Park - old cars
If you have a passion for old cars, Laitse Rally Park has one of the most unique collections of cars! In total, there are a few dozen vehicles, some of which are available in the spring, summer and autumn for weddings or just for fun! We rent our cars only if you hire our driver as well! By...
Toomani Farmhouse Museum
The residential building of the farm was completed according to the design of August Volberg in 1932. The former granary has been restored into a little farmhouse museum by the host family. The thatched roof building contains smith’s equipment and other old tools, old national garments and fabrics...
Viinistu Art Museum
In the little coastal village of Viinistu, you can visit an Art Museum located in an old cold storage of a fish processing plant. Viinistu Art Museum displays works of hundreds of Estonian artists of various eras; this means about 1,000 Estonian works of art, starting from the Baltic-German era...
Paldiski museum of regional studies
Paldiski museum of regional studies is located on the first floor in the historic building of the tavern Peetri Toll. We have collected publications, books, photographs, and maps related to the history of Paldiski. We also organise a variety of exhibitions. Our permanent exhibition is called “Old...
Museum of Coastal Folk
The Museum of Coastal Folk is situated in the old coastal village of Pringi in Viimsi. Here, in a cosy old schoolhouse where the museum has found its home, the harmony of the convergence of land, sea and humans shines and the charming nature of simplicity is maintained. The exhibitions and...
Harju County Museum
Since 1988, Harju County Museum has called the former main building of Keila Manor its home. Museum is surrounded by a historical manor park with ruins of a small castle and a pre-historic sacrificial stone. Its permanent exhibition on the life of Harju County takes you back through time in the...
Kolgaküla Farm-Museum
The farm-museum showcases over 500 different older tractors, agricultural machines and woodworking tools. There are large steam engines as well as smaller gadgets. A lot of interesting things to see from the period of 1910 to 1960.
Fisherman's shed of Kase Ants - a museum
Fisherman's shed of Kase Ants, now a museum, has been preserved in its entirety and displays fishing nets, other fishing equipment and clothing from the Soviet era through to the start of the 21st century. There are also photos of the village and fishing folk of Lohusalu village. Temporary...
Saku Brewhouse and Museum of Beer
Since 1820, when the then owner of Saku manor, count Karl Friedrich von Rehbinder, established a brewery on his estate, Saku's brewers have been brewing excellent Estonian beer using local groundwater and the best hops, malt and yeast available. Saku Brewhouse got its name from a historical brewery...
Amandus Adamson Studio Museum
Studio Museum is situated in the summer studio of sculptor Amandus Adamson (12.11.1855-26.06.1929) in Paldiski, where he lived and worked while in Estonia. It showcases Adamson's life and work, exhibiting his furniture, and photos of and documents about his family. The walls of the building,...