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Town Hall Square

Raekoja plats, Tallinn, Estonia
+372 645 7900
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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” (179 reviews)
Raekoja plats, Tallinn, Estonia
+372 645 7900
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The Christmas market was fascinating - try the Glogge, especially the cherry flavour! Restaurants around the square are expensive - try walking 100m in any direction and the price goes down

Thank rogeandout
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came to Tallinn for a city break and to visit the Christmas market which did not disappoint. Set in the magnificent town hall square which is a treasure in itself, the market was a delight and so pretty. Try the Gloggi, we had the strong...More

Thank hardwil
Reviewed 4 days ago

Loved the atmosphere in the square during the festive season. The had a buzz about it with live entertainment and all the tourists and locals joining in.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited in autumn when the days were still warm but the night chilly. Plenty of bars and restaurants lining the square for a coffee to sit and people watch or a drink and meal. The Gothic Town Hall is the oldest in the Baltic...More

Thank bitey27
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Tallin first weekend in December, primarely for the Christmas Market. The last years we have been to markets in Praha, Riga and two times Krakow. The Tallin marked is one of the best. Very good quality on most of the things sold in...More

1  Thank Arne D
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a nice square it is. It was thronging, full of life and Christmas cheer. Lots of stalls to see with things you would never see at home (England). You could even buy a Reindeer Fur if you wanted for 150 Euros! There was loads...More

Thank roadless120
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very atmospheric, especially once it's dark with the enormous tree lit up, carols in the background and the whole square thronged with people. A different perspective in daylight when the buildings are more conspicuous. There is always plenty to see and do and a coffee...More

Thank Pauline and Ala... D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Starting November 14th the location turns into a big christmas market. This is when all the fun begins. Make sure to visit it during this time and get some gluehwein !!

Thank Hitartur
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for the christmas markets. nice size square with a big tree in the middle. cute little wooden shops with different Estonian wares and gifts. santa has a wee house next to the main stage. the few souvenirs shops around the square are expensive.....More

Thank f0nc3c4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While on a biztrip walked thru old town and it didnt disappoint. Particularly with the xmas market in full swing and light snowfall!

Thank Wendy B
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12 October 2017|
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Response from Kristjan126 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the market is good, but I think You will spend there 2-3 hours, not a day. Outdoor ice ring is in the OldTown on Harju street, Can recommend . Try to enjoy Tallinn old town, but also seaside with seaplane harbour... More
1 May 2017|
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Response from Liina1302 | Reviewed this property |
It is. About 15-20 minutes without luggage.
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22 December 2016|
Response from paul s | Reviewed this property |
Anything in mainly in the old town is basic, 3 star They do have character but breakfasts are limited The better ones just on the outskirts like the other Pk marine Or the kruetzwald hotel The st Olav is very central good... More