Visitor information


Information and booking (tours, programmes, events):
(+372) 6 200 550 /

The Fat Margaret cannon tower is closed to the public for renovations starting Thursday, February 1, 2018. Re-opens July 2019 

The front desk in Fat Margaret: (+372) 6 733 092

Our location:
Pikk 70, Tallinn 10133, Estonia

Official address and details:
Estonian Maritime Museum
Pikk 70, Tallinn 10133, Estonia
Registry Code: 70001001

Location & Parking (Asukoht ja parkimine)

Fat Margaret tower is in the northern gate of Tallinn’s old town, 70 Pikk Street. It is 8 minutes walk from the Town Hall Square and 15 minutes from the port (D-Terminal).

Public transport
You can use trams No 1 and 2, and bus No 3, stop “Linnahall”. From there you can see the tower already – it is also the biggest tower in the Old Town.

There is 24h paid parking in Old Town. The nearest parking lots are on Suurtüki Street and Mere puiestee.

Opening times (Lahtiolekuajad)

Opening hours of the Museum:

October–April: Tue–Sun, 10.00–18.00
May–September: Mon–Sun, 10.00–19.00

Ticket sales end 30 minutes before the museum closes.
On national holidays (1 January; 24 February; 25 March; 27 March; 23/24 June; 20 August, 26 December), and also on 23 & 31 December we are open from 10.00 to 17.00.

Closed on 24 and 25 December

Admission fees (Piletihinnad)

Fat Margaret admission fees:

 AdultChildren and
Family ticket**
Fat Margaret6 €3€12€
Estonian Maritime Museum combined ticket*16€8€32€

Children up to 8 years free if accompanied by an adult.

* Estonian Maritime Museum combined ticket – price includes entrance to all areas of the Seaplane Harbour Museum, including hangars, as well as entrance to our exhibitions in the Fat Margaret tower.

** Family ticket – 1-2 adults and minors (under 18 years old).



Guided Tours (Ekskursioonid)

Fat Margaret is a historical cannon tower, which hides not only many sea stories but also other historical matters. We recommend a guided tour.

Tours could be done in Estonian, Russian, English, German and Finnish languages. Tour guide fee is €40.

For booking the tour please write:
or call us +372 6 200 550 (Mon-–Fri, 9–17)

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