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Great Guild Hall, Tallinn

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Marvel at the medieval architecture and explore one of Tallinn's important historic sites at Great Guild Hall. A prime example of Gothic style, the building dates back to the early 15th century--it served as the center of the city's guild of merchants and artisans. Today, the hall is fully restored and houses the Estonian History Museum. The permanent exhibit showcases the city's and country's history as well as the cultural heritage of the Estonian people. You can stroll through the chambers once frequented by Tallinn's wealthy traders, see historical artifacts, take part in many interactive educational activities, or shop for souvenirs. The admission fee includes an audio guide, and you can make a reservation ahead of time if you want a guided tour. Before you head to Tallinn, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Tallinn vacation builder, to make sure you see all that Tallinn has to offer, including Great Guild Hall.
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  • There are interactive tasks, perform children together with their parents-everyone is happy. Staff likes their job is very important!
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  • This Guild Hall is the Estonian Historical Museum. It is located north of Old town city center and close to other major attractions. 
  • It was a large Guild building. Currently the Museum is. Sometimes history games a little. Exhibits are quite interesting. It is recommended to history buffs. What I see in what order it is hard to understand the route. There are days that can be visited free of charge.
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