Tallinn Art Galleries (Self Guided), Tallinn

Tallinn boasts a wide selection of art galleries, most of which are concentrated in the Old Town. The galleries often change their exhibitions every few days, so the experience is always fresh and exciting.
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Tallinn Art Galleries Map

Guide Name: Tallinn Art Galleries
Guide Location: Estonia » Tallinn (See other walking tours in Tallinn)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.9 Km or 1.2 Miles
Author: leticia
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HAUS Gallery

1) HAUS Gallery

HAUS Gallery specializes in Estonian art, from the 19th century through to the present day. Here, one may discover various artwork and pictures of interest. HAUS Gallery also offers an interesting take on the Tallinn art scene, as well as hosts Spring and Autumn auctions.

Hours: Monday to Friday 10-18 and Saturday 11-16.
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Draakoni Gallery

2) Draakoni Gallery

Draakoni Gallery is a small art gallery situated on Pikk street. Draakoni specializes in contemporary art and offers several temporary exhibitions, many of which showcase the works of local artists.

Hours: Mon-Fri 11 am – 6 pm; Sat 11 am - 5 pm
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Hobusepea Gallery

3) Hobusepea Gallery

Hobusepea Gallery, located on Hobusepea street, is a nice place to gain understanding of and appreciation for Estonian art. Hobusepea Gallery showcases the local artists and their work. The gallery has two stories and is the home of the Estonian Artists' Union.

Hours: Wednesday–Monday: 11:00 - 18:00
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Tallinn Art Hall and Gallery (Tallinna Kunstihoone)

4) Tallinn Art Hall and Gallery (Tallinna Kunstihoone)

The Tallinn Art Hall and Gallery is situated in a magnificent 1930s building at Vabaduse square. Here you will find some of the bravest and most avant-garde temporary exhibitions, presented by both Estonian and foreign artists.

The Gallery is open on Wednesday-Sunday: 12 pm- 7 pm.
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Rios Art Gallery

5) Rios Art Gallery

Rios Art Gallery features a wide range of paintings, prints, and drawings. The vast majority of the artwork presented here is created by native Estonian artists. Rios Art Gallery is highly recommended, as it exhibits a huge variety of styles.

Hours: Tuesday to Friday 11-18:00
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Galleries in National Library of Estonia

6) Galleries in National Library of Estonia

The National Library of Estonia is an impressive and remarkable building. Inside, tourists will discover various local and international art exhibitions. The National Library’s main exhibition displays highly-acclaimed works by Eduard Wiiralt, the most renowned Estonian graphic artist of the 20th century.

Hours: Mon-Fri 10-20; Sat 12-19

Walking Tours in Tallinn, Estonia

Create Your Own Walk in Tallinn

Create Your Own Walk in Tallinn

Creating your own self-guided walk in Tallinn is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Tallinn Old Towers and Gates

Tallinn Old Towers and Gates

Tallinn was once Europe's greatest fortified city and still houses a vast range of magnificent defense towers and historic gates. These unique constructions are a precious treasure of medieval architecture and have played witness to an important time of the world's history.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Tallinn is the largest city and the capital of Estonia. A great city with a great history, Tallinn is visited every year by a huge number of tourists. This orientation walk offers the most popular attractions that you should take into consideration when visiting Tallinn.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.1 km
Tallinn Museums

Tallinn Museums

Tallinn is home to several of Europe's most interesting and impressive museums. The museums specialize in everything, from history and art to old-fashioned dolls, photo cameras, musical instruments, and sea mines. Take a journey through Tallinn's museums and explore the history and culture of this great city.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 km
East Tallinn

East Tallinn

East Tallinn, or Kadriorg, is located outside of Old Town and is generally referred to as a quiet district. East Tallinn offers fascinating 19th and 20th century villas, as well as Estonia’s top art museums. The eastern side of the city is also home to several art galleries, beautiful Kadrioru Park, the striking Russalka monument, as well as the magnificent Kadriorg Palace and Park.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.6 km
Religious Buildings of Tallinn

Religious Buildings of Tallinn

Tallinn is home to various Medieval-style religious buildings and places of worship. These buildings have played an important role in the city's religious life and present Tallinn's greatest artistic talent. Tallinn’s churches are historic landmarks and true architectural treasures, so make sure you do not miss out on a chance of a lifetime.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.7 km
Tallinn Medieval Old Town

Tallinn Medieval Old Town

Old Town is the most popular tourist destination in Tallinn. Constructed within the 13th-16th centuries, when Tallinn was an active member of the Hanseatic trade league, the Old Town slowly evolved into an enclosed district of colorful, ancient gabled houses, medieval towers and gates, half-hidden courtyards, and ostentatious churches. Old Town Tallinn is undoubtedly worth a visit.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.4 km