The permanent exhibition at Vene 17 covers the history of the town through centuries.
The cellar houses a study collection of our porcelain and faiance collection (have a glimpse here).
Our collections of historic ceramics, copper and brass, and pewter are opened to the public, too.


<b>Exhibition "Indecent Tallinn" </b>talks about sexual sphere in old Tallinn

Exhibition “Indecent Tallinn” talks about sexual sphere in old Tallinn

The City Museum’s exhibition “Indecent Tallinn” talks about the desires of the people of Tallinn and the taboos that accompanied them over time. Urban sexual behavior and prostitution in Tallinn are observed ...

Exhibition of ceramics, copper, bronze and tin in a medieval house

Exhibition of ceramics, copper, bronze and tin in a medieval house

The main emphasis is on ceramics made or used in Tallinn from 14th to 20th century. Most of the copper, brass and bronze collections are from the 19th to the 20th century. Candlesticks and ...


In 2015 we started co-operating with Google Inc. and since October 2016 everyone has the chance to visit the virtual Tallinn City Museum on Google Arts & Culture platform. The virtual museum includes 3D tours of three of our sites – City Museum in the Old Town, Kiek in de Kök, and the house of Peter the Great. It also contains pictures and information about more than 160 items, most of which are not on public display, as well as a number of virtual exhibits.

Views of Tallinn cityscapes from our collections at Google Arts & Culture
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