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Town Wall

Old Town, Tallinn 10133, Estonia
+372 644 9867
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Old Town, Tallinn 10133, Estonia
+372 644 9867
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Was very imposing - must climb to top - if do near Pompea palace be ready for the stairs (think an easier climb on other side of old town) - great views from top - and the wall appears in many locations around old town

Thank John W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This medieval Wall is in a very good condition.You could find exciting coffee bar on the Wall.Pretty hard to get there because the stairs didn't made for us.I've got the question in the middle age those short people how can run up and down on...More

Thank Laszlo Karoly H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its' a different experience walking along the wall, then seeing it from below - the winding staircases leading to lookouts are fun and full of character.

Thank Josi S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well maintained old town walls help to define the neighbourhoods and are quite picturesque. Many artists and buskers use the walls as a backdrop and they add to the charm of the area – in the late evenings when they have left, the district seems...More

Thank Professor04
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The old town is surrounded by this wall which provides great interest. The entrances at either end and worth seeing. There is also a bar/restaurant in the wall and statues of monks in the grounds. Worth seeing.

Thank debsy42_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a great feeling to get on top of one of oldest Europe medieval fortifications dating back to 14th century. One needs to have good legs and be in good shape to climb as I recall about 84 stairs to the top of the...More

Thank rszasz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All over Tallinn's old city you will come across these walls and towers, history kept in good condition fun and joy to see and photograph of course...

Thank bestmimo
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Tallinn has an excellent town wall with many of its towers also surviving. In some of the towers are museum like the maritime museum. The walls and towers were built between the 14th and 16th cents. The wall was most impressive. A park is in...More

Thank rodneycs
Reviewed 11 October 2017

There were numerous displays on the Town Wall as it is an old wall with lots of histories and local artists selling their art pieces.

Thank Cary L
Reviewed 11 October 2017

As you wander round the town, you keep coming across stretches of town wall, some with enclosed wooden walkways, some toweres and gateways. It all seems quite random but well-preserved and picturesque. One odd thing is the number of modern-ish buildings built onto the OUTSIDE...More

Thank David M
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Jacqueline A
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Response from candyrio27 | Reviewed this property |
There are free bits and bits that have a small charge. We paid for a small section because there were other things to see there,. You just need to wander around the town and everthing is clearly signed and you just stumble... More