We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kadriorg Palace

Address: Weizenbergi 37, Tallinn 10127, Estonia
Phone Number: +372 606 6400
Website
Improve this listing
Book ahead on Viator
Top Rated
$23*
and up
Tallinn Sightseeing Tour by Coach and Foot
82%
Ranked #34 of 159 Attractions in Tallinn
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
Attraction details
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
Write a Review

52 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    13
    30
    7
    2
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Tampere, FInland
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Close to Kumu art museum in walking distance you will find Kadriorg palace and garden. Nice to visit to learn more about Russian influence and historical heritage. The palace itself is quite small but still nice. Recommend :)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Goreme, Turkey
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
50 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Considering the fact that Estonia is a tiny country which has never had kings or queens of itself, the palace is fine. However, the art collection there is better than the palace. In addition, it has a very nice park surrounding it, so the best time to visit it is from early spring to late autumn.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Moscow, Russia
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This little palace with surrounding park is an absolute must to visit once in Tallinn. A little Versailles!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto
Top Contributor
158 reviews 158 reviews
95 attraction reviews
198 helpful votes 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

By European standards this is a very small palace. That said, it is ornate and beautiful. There is a lot of art of varying quality throughout. The building is not overly huge, so you will not risk someone getting bored halfway through. Also, the price for all sights in Estonia is so reasonable that it's a shame not to do... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Mandurah
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
61 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This palace was founded by Peter the Great. The building itself is quite stunning and the gardens surrounding the palace are just beautiful. If your in Tallinn make the effort to see it.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
32 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This very nice preamble to the Peterhof Palace - small but very neat and quaint. The outside of building is distinctly Russian.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Coon Rapids, Minnesota
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We walked around the grounds to see the gardens, swans, and palace. It was amazing to see the area first hand and close up. This can't be found in many countries today - walking in the parking lot of the president's offices/home. Beautiful, somewhat quiet area to visit and relax.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
21 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Well presented, lovely decoration and furnishing, some good paintings, gift shop has stuff better than Old Town tat at fair prices, cafe, loos. Allow about an hour. TIP: if going by tram, when you get to the Kadriorg stop you can't clearly see the palace. Get off anyway, walk back the way you came, and go left up the avenue... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bournemouth
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We were very impressed with the grandeur of the Great Hall, and the marquetry room, as well as the entire palace & grounds. The pairings are mainly Dutch masterpieces, BUT, anyone lucky to be visiting before 07 September 2014 will be able to marvel at the amazing collection of silhouettes completed by Baroness Eveline von Maydell. We took a few... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lohja, Finland
Top Contributor
187 reviews 187 reviews
75 attraction reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

I took advantage of Tallinn card ia. when I visited this beautiful building, which brings a small taste of the St. Petersburg State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace to Tallinn. At the moment there is "The exhibition of Eveline von Maydell: A World in Black and White, silhouettes 29/03/14 - 09/07/2014. Middle of the summer the park is at most... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Kadriorg Palace also viewed

 

Been to Kadriorg Palace? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Kadriorg Palace staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?