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Tallinn Museum of Orders of Knighthood

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Very interesting and well laid out display of Orders of Knighthood from around the world. Free... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LondonE3Traveller
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Fabulous!

I visited the museum for the first time on the recommendation of my parents (they are very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LeClerkX
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Tallinn, Estonia
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If you like history, mythology, jewellery and design, or are a serious scholar of phaleristics - be sure to plan a visit to the Tallinn Museum of Orders of Knighthood. Among our most prized possessions are decorations of the Orders of the Garter...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting and well laid out display of Orders of Knighthood from around the world. Free audio guide provided which provided lots of detail about the Orders. Only 9 euros to visit which we thought was reasonable. Over 700 Orders to see. All staff very...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this little museum by accident, once inside it was a worthwhile experience. A collection or orders from countries around the world with precious and semi precious stones. A location full of worldwide history, best described as Tallin’s little collection of Crown Jewels, but...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the museum for the first time on the recommendation of my parents (they are very interested in history). The experience was nothing less than fabulous! The collection is big and consists only of original orders, there are no replicas etc. The exhibition itself...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2018

This is a small private museum. The focus of the museum is the medals that are awarded to knights in orders around the world. The collection is very comprehensive and interesting. The diversity of the medals is impressive. If you are in the area, and...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Extensive private collection of rare crosses and medals of high orders from around the world. Excellent audio guide is included in the admission. If you are interested in history or jewellery this is the place to visist. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

What a great discovery and experience it was- visit to Museum of Orders of Knighthood, which is located in the heart of Tallinn Old town! Extensive and sophisticated collection of the orders is well exhibited and complimented with interesting facts of history and true stories,...More

1  Thank Ilze D
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Amazing exposition, especially knowing the fact it’s based on private collections. Gold, diamonds and amazing knowledge about great people from history. The audio guide explains story of orders in history so we left smarter. They shop is full of great souvenir like items that reminds...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Trip Advisor's advice was spot on! Very close to the Tourist Information in Old Town. This is a remarkable museum and done so very well. The badges, sashes and collars are stunning, and the historical write ups are magnificent. After our tour we had a...More

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Catherine L, Curator at Tallinn Museum of Orders of Knighthood, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Dear Fly-Away-PHX, thank you very much for your warm review! We are very happy that you enjoyed our museum. It was a pleasure to meet and chat with you about the original medals that we offer to collectors at our souvenir shop and receive feedback...More

Reviewed September 5, 2018

I should start by saying that we came to the musuem on the strength of the very positive Tripadvisor reviews, we probably wouldn't have done so otherwise. Not sure what I expected but I have admit that neither my 21-old-son nor I were blown away...More

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Catherine L, Curator at Tallinn Museum of Orders of Knighthood, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Dear David, thank you for your review! We are very happy that you and your son enjoyed the Seaplane Museum, it is one of our favorites too, extremely well designed and is definitely a great place to go with children as you can climb into...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place and well arranged with a lot of information, the lady ( I did notice the name ) working was very helpful and give good useful information as well she was very friendly Highly recommend

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Catherine L, Curator at Tallinn Museum of Orders of Knighthood, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you very much for your review! Most of our staff are very passionate about their work and enjoy acquainting visitors to the exhibition, it is wonderful that their work is so much appreciated! Come and see us again soon!

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