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Tallinn: Seaplane Harbour Maritime Museum Tour

Tallinn: Seaplane Harbour Maritime Museum Tour

From € 140 per group up to 4

Learn the maritime history and culture of Estonia and see historic ships on a guided tour of the Estonian Maritime Museum at Seaplane Harbour in Tallinn.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • See the oldest ship of Estonia, pine boats made by locals 5,000 years ago and more
  • Get acquainted with the culture of yacht and iceboat sport
  • Fly a seaplane on a flight simulator
Full description
Journey through the maritime history of Estonia with an entrance ticket to a stunning museum located in a World War I hangar for seaplanes in Tallinn. Get a short explanation about the building's exterior, and then go inside to explore the exhibitions over 3 floors. Discover the remains of the oldest ship found in Estonia, along with pine boats made by locals up to 5,000 years ago. Admire a collection of yachts from the 1980 Summer Olympics, and take a look at an icebreaker from 1917. Learn the history, legends and real life stories of sea sport along the way. Venture upstairs to see the Short 184 seaplane. Take a look at the World War II submarine EML Lembit, and jump inside this war hero to compare the cramped conditions of the crew with the rich interior of the captain's cabin. Venture down to the underwater level to investigate the different types of torpedoes and mines from the Baltic Sea. Get interactive on simulators to experience what it's like to fly a seaplane or shoot a machine gun. Suitable for any age, the museum also has a café where you can try the local fish soup at lunch.
Includes
  • Guide
  • Transfer to museum
  • Lunch
  • Entrance tickets: €14 per adult, €7 per student aged 9-18 years old or €28 per family ticket (2 adults and 2 children)
  • Transfer back to city center
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Book the tour at least 2-3 days before meeting, especially in summer as it is the busy period!
  • In such case you are guaranteed the chosen tour with licensed guide!
Customer reviews

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5 /5

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Very nice museum with interactive features.

My family enjoyed the tour and the museum. We were under the impression that we paid to have a 1.5 hour tour so I was a bit taken back when the guide only gave us a tour of the upper portion of the museum and ended our tour after 45 minutes.

July 29, 2017

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Product ID: 111724