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“Town Hall Square” 4 of 5 stars
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Town Hall Square
Raekoja plats, Tallinn, Estonia
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Ranked #5 of 237 things to do in Tallinn
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Owner description: This historic square has served as a marketplace since the eleventh century and features a pharmacy that has been operating since 1422.
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“Town Hall Square”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

It has been the undisputed hub of old town for the last 8 centuries
Surrounded by elaborate merchant houses and, in summer, packed with coffee tables. It is a natural magnet for tourists.

Visited April 2012
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“christmas marked”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

The christmas marked in Tallinn is located on town hall square. Its a small but charming marked, but I think I would rather go to Germany again for christmas marked.. But the square in it self has several good restaurants, and is absolutly beautyfull. Cant wait to go back in may!

Visited December 2012
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“Magical in the snow”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

We visited just before Christmas when ther was a thick blanket of snow over the square. It was full of little market stalls selling local produce and clothing. I ended up buying an excellent muskrat fur russian hat from a local lady who makes them in the summer. The medieaval restaurant at the side of the town hall is a delight. Lit only by candles there is hot elk soup and elk pies served by women in period costume.

Visited December 2012
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“Christmas time visit.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

The Christmas Market was held here and cultural displays were held on the open air stage. Also in the Square is the oldest Pharmacy in the World and several cafes/restaurants together with souvenir shops.

Visited December 2012
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“Beautiful Christmas Market”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

This is the main attraction for anyone visiting Tallinn. We bought two of the best incense burners on Planet Earth here (about €10 each). Great atmosphere, a fun carousel ride for little ones and surely the location of one of the most scenic cash machines anywhere.

Visited December 2012
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