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Best things to do in Tallinn

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Office
“Telliskivi Creative City provides you several restaurants, contcerts to attend and the creative atmosphere. See more https://telliskivi.cc/en/ ”
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Museum
“They have different exhibitions there. It is about history, mostly. Also hop-on-hop-off bus stops there.”
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Park
“Kadriorg is known for the Kadriorg palace and the surrounding park, commissioned by the Russian Czar Peter the Great. Nowadays the park is a location of several museums including the Kadriorg art Museum (in Kadriorg palace), KUMU, Mikkel, Peter the Great and Eduard Vilde museums.”
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Shopping Mall
“A shopping centre in Tallinn city centre - just across the street of your apartment!”
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Movie Theater
“The modern Solaris Centre is a combination shopping mall and cultural centre located right in the heart of the downtown area. In addition to a number of shops and restaurants, it encompasses a 3D multiplex cinema, an art-house cinema, and the grand Alexela Concert Hall, which seats over 1800 spectators.”
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City Hall
“The Medieval Tallinn Old Town was build between the 13th and 16th century. Filled with restaurants and sights, it's a great way to spend your first day in Tallinn.”
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Café
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“F-Hoone was the first restaurant that opened at Telliskivi centre, it's still the most popular one, although the competition nowadays is quite high in that area! Go there for food, drinks or people watching at their terrace.”
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Paper / Office Supplies Store
“This massive shopping mall has everything: restaurants, clothing stores, electronic stores, home goods stores, banks, a post office, a movie theater, a huge hypermarket (Prisma), and a gas station right outside.”
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Farmers Market
“Amazing market with fresh produce and amazing food court. Definitely recommend Baojaam for great Bao's and also VLND burger. Take food with you to hang outside in the sun. There's also cool vintage shops upstairs like Sveta Vintage (owned by Sveta Bar people) and Fankadelik Vintage. ”
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Café
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“Boheem is a cosy and comfortable popular meeting place, where the historical Kalamaja district encounters contemporary fast-paced life. Varied menu offers selections for breakfast, lunch and dinner.”
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Department Store
“One of the best grocery and department stores in Tallinn is 17' walk away their deli and fish selections are great, wine store is not bad either but there are better/cheaper options for that in our neighbourhood ”
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Theme Restaurant
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“The time here is 1472 which means America was not yet discovered so they don't serve potatoes, all dishes are original to the time and include ingredients available at the time. Service is friendly and entertaining. Olde Hansa is the most profitable restaurant in town for 10 consecutive years, the proof is in the pudding.”
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Neighborhood
“Kadriorg is a quiet, leafy area within easy walking distance of Old Town. After Russian tsar Peter the Great conquered the Baltics in the early 1700s, he established an estate with a public park on this spot. ”
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Art Museum
“By far the nation's largest and most cutting-edge art museum, Kumu displays Estonian-created works from the 18th-21st centuries. A must-see for culture creatures, Kumu, the main building of Art Museum of Estonia, serves both as Estonia's national gallery and as a centre for contemporary art.”
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Eastern European Restaurant
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“Absolutly stunning food, should prebook for seating otherwise have to wait. Around the corner is also Väike-Rataskaevu 16.”
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Art Museum
“Kumu is the headquarters of the Art Museum of Estonia, as well as the largest and most impressive exhibition venue in Estonia.”
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