On October’s Family Sunday, we will look closer at the nature of the Antarctic. Are there any plants in such a cold land? What animals and birds live in the Antarctic, in what conditions and how do they survive?
Tours in Estonian will begin at 12.00 and 14.00; in Russian at 14.00. Registration at the Desk!
A workshop with the Maritime Museum’s artist Roman Matkiewicz will be open from 12.00 to 16.00.
On 28 January, Eesti Post presented the postage stamp block ‘Discovery of Antarctica 200. Estonian–Russian joint issue’ at the Seaplane Harbour.
Kersti Kaljulaid, President of the Republic of Estonia, who is currently in Antarctica, was contacted by phone.
Due to the festive period, we do have some exceptions in our opening times.
During Christmas, we are closed on December 23rd and 24th. As a special gift to our visitors, we are open on some Mondays, December 30th and January 6th.
On the occasion of celebrating 200 years of discovery of Antarctica, the Estonian popular scientific expedition on their way from Kronstadt, Russia to Antarctica calls into London and holds a joint public forum with the Scott Polar Research Institute in Cambridge.