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Town Hall Square

Raekoja plats, Tallinn, Estonia
+372 645 7900
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This historic square has served as a marketplace since the eleventh century and features a pharmacy that has been operating since 1422.
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“town hall” (179 reviews)
Raekoja plats, Tallinn, Estonia
+372 645 7900
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best time to visit is for sure around Christmas...lightened in colours, under the snow...unforgotable atmosphere...I had stayed a week in Tallin and every evening went for a walk to the old town and visited the square...still missing it when I am at home. My strongest...More

Thank Marija L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great location, looks unreal. We texted our friends in the U.K. and they saw us on the live link ‘Tallinn live link town square’ they even videos it and sent to us, so funny miles away from home and still following us.

Thank kevingriffin2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited last week and the Christmas Tree is still going strong!!!! It was lovely to see lots of kids and their parents having their photo's taken with the tree (and six inches of snow!!!) Mad Murphy's Irish pub is in the square and well worth...More

Thank paul n
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Town Hall Square (Raekoja plats) is the heart of the Tallinn Old Town. It beautiful medieval square with old and picturesque buildings and restaurants. Before Christmas there is the Christmas market worth a visit.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a wonderful weekend in Tallinn at the beginning of February, to my delight there was still a decorated Christmas Tree in the Square. Apparently Tallinn was the first European city to display a Christmas Tree in the Town Hall. As the snow fell...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 1 week ago

So we're standing in this totally picturesque town square with buildings starting from the 1100s , tons of Medieval buildings, little wind-ey alleys and it feels like Disney because its so clean and cool and everything feels so right - BUT THAT"S BECAUSE IS IS...More

Thank lisadna4n6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my second visit in Tallinn and every time I go it has historical vibe that differentiates from anywhere else in Europe. It is relatively small but nice for a one-two day trip.

Thank wanjaknows
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite and lovely town square with lots of traditional restaurants and cafe shops. A cup of Hotwine on the street would make a great company for you while walking around.

Thank Daria F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Christmas market at the old town is something you need to see at least once in your life. Friendly atmosphere, the tree and hot drinks are all unique and difficult to find anywhere else. Highly recomeneded.

Thank Traveller_mj12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tallinn is an attractive tourist destination, especially in summertime. Old Town offers a visit into a lot of nicely renovated old buildings with innumerous shops, cafes, pubs, and restaurants. The spacious Town Hall Square is an ideal getting together location, where you and your group...More

Thank Juhani R
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11 October 2017|
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Response from Kristjan126 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the market is good, but I think You will spend there 2-3 hours, not a day. Outdoor ice ring is in the OldTown on Harju street, Can recommend . Try to enjoy Tallinn old town, but also seaside with seaplane harbour... More
1 May 2017|
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Response from Liina1302 | Reviewed this property |
It is. About 15-20 minutes without luggage.
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22 December 2016|
Response from paul s | Reviewed this property |
Anything in mainly in the old town is basic, 3 star They do have character but breakfasts are limited The better ones just on the outskirts like the other Pk marine Or the kruetzwald hotel The st Olav is very central good... More