Tag : Sights

St. Nicholas' Church and Museum in Tallinn Old Town (3)

St. Nicholas’ Church and Museum

Niguliste Church (St. Nicholas’ Church) is located in Tallinn Old Town, just a minute walk away from the Town Hall Square. From the outside the church looks pretty magnificent and also the interior is nice, but I’d say that Niguliste…

0 Comments / 24/02/2016

Tallinn Town Hall Square (3)

Tallinn Town Hall Square

Tallinn Town Hall Square is definitely one of the ‘must visit places’ in Tallinn, as it is the heart of the Old Town. The first mention of Town Hall Square is from 1313 when it was called forum. Over the…

0 Comments / 04/02/2016

The Church of the Holy Ghost in Tallinn Old Town (5)

The Church of the Holy Ghost

The Church of the Holy Ghost in the Tallinn Old Town is probably a familiar place for those who have visited the city, as it’s located just a few steps away from the Town Hall Square. However, Pühavaimu Kirik isn’t the most…

0 Comments / 20/01/2016

Tallinn-Maarjamae Memorial

Maarjamäe War Memorial

During the 1960’s and 70’s the Soviet Union was active in the building of war memorials in memory of Soviet soldiers who fell during World War II, and in 1960 Tallinn got its own, called Maarjamäe Memorial. The memorial is quite a massive structure…

0 Comments / 19/01/2016

Tallinn Linnahall (3)

Linnahall

Linnahall is one of the few buildings in the Tallinn city centre area which reminds the passerby of the country’s past as a part of the Soviet Union. However, the current condition of this concrete complex is just sad, as Linnahall stands empty…

0 Comments / 15/01/2016