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Dominican Monastery Claustrum

Mueuerivahe 33, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
+372 511 2536
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Mueuerivahe 33, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Contemplation and trade Here is one of the oldest buildings in Tallinn, its history back to 1246. What remains is not extensive but sitting in the garden framed by walls and cloister it is interesting to imagine how this place combined being a centre for...More

Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I love monasteries and have been to many. This one is not anywhere close to the top of my list. The entrance is lovely, the interior interesting but the ticket price quite expensive. From one of the windows we could see a lovely courtyard -...More

1  Thank AdventurousRetirees
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

There is a quiet, very old monastery which is 900 years old. For a small fee you can visit it and say there's nothing special inside. But if you take time you can feel the special energy which is really amazing. The monks did know...More

Thank Staffelsee
Reviewed 23 August 2017

As most other sites in Tallin Old Town, Dominican Monastery Claustrum isn't easy to find. The entrance is very small without any clear signs. Once enter the area, you would feel the monastery itself is very beautiful itself. The staircases are just stunning! We walked...More

Thank cpcog
Reviewed 27 July 2017

To avoid all those touristy middleage atractions, this is genuine. When i visiting. there was nobody inside even though it was summer peak time. So I could feel really solemn atmosphere of the monastery.

1  Thank hipnip100
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Only on my third try did I find the cloister, and I'm very glad I did. It was a sunny day, and the cloister is secluded and quiet, so I just sat in there for over an hour. There are also medieval religious carvings on...More

2  Thank Ace6of6Clubs
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The entry charge is quite small but there's not much to see except for some very dark rooms. If in a hurry you can probably skip seeing the inside and restrict you visit to the small court yard.

Thank OandA-London
Reviewed 25 May 2017

If you are walking between the lower and upper town in Tallinn sooner or later you will pass through the narrow gateway near to the old Monastry. Great views and a feeling of History

Thank BobandJosie
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The convent is actually down a steep set of stairs. The main function of the space is to sell art, otherwise it's an interesting place to peek you head, walk around and move on.

Thank Taco-Wednesday
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The monastery was closed during our visit. However within the court yard, is the entry to Ichthus (the symbol of the fish) gallery, which is located in the cellar. The atmosphere was very serene, in a wonderfully intimate gallery. The walls are adorned with paintings...More

Thank JnVSydney
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