Enjoy a private 3-hour excursion to the Kadriorg Park and KUMU Arts Museum!
Founded in 1721 by the Russian Emperor Peter the Great, as a gift to his wife Catherine II for their summer residence, the Kadriorg Palace is a beautiful palace with a well-preserved main hall with rich stucco and ceiling paintings. This palace is the best example of Baroque architecture not only in Estonia, but also tsarist Russia as well as the whole northern Europe. Its excellent acoustic and the beautiful interior of its two-storied cupola hall make the Kadriorg Palace one of the best chamber music concert halls in Tallinn.
After visiting the Kadriorg Palace, you will visit KUMU Arts Museum, one of the largest museums in Estonia. KUMU presents both permanent collections and temporary exhibitions. The main collection covers Estonian art from the 18th century onwards, including works from the occupations period (1940–1991) and showing both Socialist Realism and what was then Nonconformist art. Temporary exhibitions include both foreign and Estonian modern and contemporary art.
- Available: Daily from January 2 to December 30 (on request basis, except for Mondays)
- Departure: 10:00 hrs. Other times on request. The guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel
- Duration: 3 hours including 30 minutes transfer by bus
- Languages: Guides are available in many different languages
- Price 2017:
- EUR 180,- per person if you are one person
- EUR 99,- per person if you are 2-3 persons
- EUR 60,- per person if you are 4-7 persons
- EUR 45,- per person if you are 8 persons or more.
- Included: Entrance to the Kadriorg Park and KUMU Arts Museum
- Opening hours of the Kadriorg Palace:
- Mondays: closed
- Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays: 10:00 – 17:00
- Wednesdays: 10:00 – 20:00