City tours “From a battle to a city” from June 20 to August 29

 City tours “From a battle to a city” from June 20 to August 29. 

TALLINN 800 JOURNEY starts at the ticket desk of Kiek in de Kök, ends in City Museum Vene 17

A walk through the Tallinn of the Danish period. The tour starts at Kiek in de Kök with the exhibition about the Battle of Lyndanisse “Dannebrog and Estonia 1219–2019”. We continue to the Danish King’s Garden, where according to legend the red and white Dannebrog fell from the sky. Walking through the Old Town, we will talk about how the appearance of the city started to develop during the 13th century – churches and cloisters, citizens’ homes and the initial defensive wall. As an illustration, we will look at Jaana Ratas’ reconstructions.
The tour takes 1.5 hours and ends at the exhibition “From stronghold to town” at Tallinn City Museum (Vene 17).

Tickets (12 €) to the special excursions are on sale at the ticket desk at the Fortifications Museum and Piletilevi. BUY TICKET
The price also includes admission to the two exhibitions. You can independently visit the exhibition at Kiek in de Kök before the tour, you should put aside an hour for the exhibition.

TALLINN 800 JOURNEY can also be requested with a historically accurate meal at the Maiden Tower. BUY TICKET

Linnaretk taaniaegsesse Tallinna

CITY TOURS IN ENGLISH
at 15
20 June, 4 July, 18 July, 1 August, 15 August, 29 August

CITY TOURS IN RUSSIAN
at 17
20 June, 4 July, 18 July, 1 August, 15 August, 29 August

CITY TOURS IN ESTONIAN
at 18
27 June, 11 July, 25 July, 8 August, 22 August