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Holy Spirit Church, Tallinn
(4.3/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Displaying a blend of architectural styles, Holy Spirit Church houses a famous 17th-century clock, which is one of the most popular historical sites in the city. The angular, gabled facade, and unusual octagonal tower, showcase some of the church's numerous modifications since its construction in the 1200s. As you wander the aisles and naves, admire the wealth of religious artwork, including 15th-century painted panels, depictions of Biblical scenes, and a memorial to British soldiers who fought in the Baltic during World War I. Keep an eye out for the diverse building techniques, such as the Gothic-style windows and vaulted ceilings. Don't forget to visit the iconic clock, which is ornately carved and decorated. Using our international travel planner, Tallinn attractions like Holy Spirit Church can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • On the outer walls of the Church were decorated with very stylish and elegant watches. Tallinn's oldest clock in the old to be entranced while meditating.
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  • and characteristic small church close to the Town Hall square and with a nice watch right above the entrance. Being many things to see and many paid ones did some selection and my husband chose not to get into this. I took a look from the front door. Almost entirely wooden baroque can certainly be valuable especially if like this style. Advice to get a good plan to visit before you start turning to the Center by choosing first visit or visit the Tallinn card
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  • Very peaceful church - lots of dark wood with some beautiful painting. There was a small exhibition of stained glass while we were there. 
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  • Very nice clock on the wall!
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  • Not too much in church.
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  • Nice
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