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Worth doing for 2 Euros

This is not the most interesting activity of them all while in Tallinn, as you won't learn much (no... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Isa-Francis
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Montreal, Canada
Medieval architecture

Part of the city wall defences. We walked from one end to the other to get the full flavour of the... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Zhukov
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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In medieval times, the Virgin’s Tower was used as a jail for prostitutes. The tower was built in the second half of the 14th century, at the same time as the town wall. The Virgin’s Tower has been seriously damaged several times and been rebuilt...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the towers in the old town. It was okay, had a nice view over the old city. There is a lot of stairs though, if you want to climb to the tower. The ticket price wasn’t bad. In the towers are some exhibition rooms...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank robertmakitie
Reviewed 15 October 2018

For a small fee it is possible to climb to the tower and enjoy beautiful views over the roofs of Tallinn and walk on the city wall. I really relished and can recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed walking here, viewing the fortifications and sitting while soaking in the view. Fun to climb around and a lot of places to peek out at the scenery.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jean M
Reviewed 5 September 2018

This is not the most interesting activity of them all while in Tallinn, as you won't learn much (no information panels) nor will you see great sights nor have great sightlines... but for 2 Euros, the mere fact you can actually walk on the fortifications...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Isa-Francis
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Part of the city wall defences. We walked from one end to the other to get the full flavour of the extent of the walls and towers at various locations along it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Zhukov
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Another piece of a viewing of the King’s Garden and the Town Hall. The tower offers some views of the town. It is another element in the pieces in and around Toompea Hill. The castle is also a piece of the area. All these attractions,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TonyC216
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

This tower offers good views and a little cafe. But it’s a tight fit and other than a history of sweets, there isn’t much else. Staff really should have told a herd of rude teenagers on a school visit to quiet down, this spoiled our...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank eagertraveller123
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Like the rest of the walls this is a great thing to look at. The tower punctuates the wall and makes it more interesting. Worth a look.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank David C
Reviewed 20 April 2018

A wonderful view and walk along the walls. See the city from different point and find you inner knight!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 22 November 2017

It looks really nice, It has a cafe upstairs, It is a good visit The thing is that you need to read and look who used to live in those rooms which are really impressive

Date of experience: June 2017
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