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“vene street”(9 reviews)
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Vene 12, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the many beautiful pieces of architectural sights in Tallinn, near old convent and church. Perfect place for a photo

Thank 311ATINA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unlike most of the old town, this passage is all about rough stone and beautifully dark medieval vibes, There's also a nice stained glass workshop.

Thank Darina I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Short street but there are located some craft shops, glass gallery with shop, caffes. Really interesting atmosphere due to the visual feeling.

Thank LizzzieL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An interesting passage to walk through and see the tombstones on the wall. Quite atmospheric walking through on a cold November evening!

Thank LondonE3Traveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walkway gets it's name from being part behind (what remains) of St. Catherine’s Church. Along the walls, you'll see the large, ancient tombstones that used to line the inside of the sanctuary, which is equally parts fascinating and eerie. You'll see many little shops...More

Thank Joyce_7t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A stroll down this passage way gives the person the feeling of going back in time. The stones on the wall are ancient tombstones that were discovered on the floor of a building, This was one way of preserve the history.

Thank dleng
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I walked the passage early in the morning before any of the little stores were open. I would recommend going later.

Thank colleencanberra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved this little side street with its narrow passages and ornamental stone arches, which were just so picturesque - a photographers dream. It could almost have been a scene from Game of Thrones! There are many different types of artistic goods available for sale...More

Thank GeysirGal
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Entering this narrow old street was like stepping into history. I really loved walking there, enjoyed its look and special atmosphere and couldn't stop taking pictures. It was one of the places I liked most in Tallinn.

Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We were on a tour of the old town in Tallinn when our guide suggested that during our free time we should walk down St. Catherines passage. This was a good choice and we were able to see many interesting and quaint shops offering glass...More

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