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Virgin’s Tower

Luehike jalg 9A, Tallinn 10130, Estonia
+372 644 0896
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Good place

It looks really nice, It has a cafe upstairs, It is a good visit The thing is that you need to read... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Amr G
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Espoo, Finland
Enjoy a brief visit to add to the whole day

As part of our whirlwind day to Tallinn we opted to pay the 10 Euros for the four of us to climb... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Familyof4_2Boys2014
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Calgary, Canada
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In medieval times, the Virgin’s Tower was used as a jail for prostitutes. The tower was built in the second half of the 14th century, at the same time as the town wall. The Virgin’s Tower has been seriously damaged several times and been rebuilt several times.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good57%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
22 Nov 2017
“Good place”
12 Jul 2017
“Enjoy a brief visit to add to the whole day”
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Luehike jalg 9A, Tallinn 10130, Estonia
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

It looks really nice, It has a cafe upstairs, It is a good visit The thing is that you need to read and look who used to live in those rooms which are really impressive

Thank Amr G
Reviewed 13 July 2017

As part of our whirlwind day to Tallinn we opted to pay the 10 Euros for the four of us to climb the stairs about 1.5 stories up on to the ramparts of the wall. The entrance is half way through the walkway so you...More

Thank Familyof4_2Boys2014
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Relative to other places of interest, this one is very low on the list. Two of the floors are places to eat!

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This tower is located towards the end of Epping Tower - which is on the north side of the Old city. Tourist could walk on top of the wall which is linked to this tower.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Herzlich willkommen! This exciting story is not about Los Angeles after 2000, where Thomas is the only true and reliable guiding tool every permanent resident must have - it is about Soviet Republic Estonia of 1975-1985 time period when this author undertook several great trips...More

Thank scoreninternational
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Not every tower, (there are a few) constitutes a separate attraction. They are all part of the old town city walls. The entirety of the walls and old town is amazing. Check it out - wander around. The whole is greater than the sum of...More

Thank I_Roam_AB
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Visited here with my girlfriend, what a great little place! Very historical and plenty to see! Lots of information dotted around for you to read and learn about what your looking at! Would also say having a well earnt cup of tea in the cafe...More

Thank Tom E
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This was a great tower to find because it's up on a hill so you get even better views from the top! We recommend it, and remember your camera!

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Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is a lovely part of the old town walls where there are several eerie statues of hooded monks. Its on one of the steep routes from the lower town to Toompea.

Thank mjc404
Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is a neat square, albeit very small and an opportunity to climb narrow stairs up the wall to a restaurant. Statues in the square are dark and eerie. There is a concession cart selling bird food. Great views over the surrounding the town wall...More

Thank Teresa H
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