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Handle Productions: The age and the name of a unique fluit-wreck in the Baltic Sea resolved

30.07.2021

The international diving group Badewanne has succeeded in revealing the age of a unique shipwreck lying on the bottom of the Baltic Sea. Badewanne originally discovered the wreck last year…

A catalogue of sailing ship models was published

20.07.2021

The Estonian Maritime Museum presented a new catalogue Sailing Ship Models in the Estonian Maritime Museum at a maritime festival Sail Tallinn. The catalogue with parallel text in Estonian and…

The Estonian Maritime Museum is now opened

04.05.2021

After easing the COVID-19 restrictions, the doors of the Fat Margaret Tower and the Seaplane Harbour of the Estonian Maritime Museum have been opened again in accordance with the applicable…

From March 1, the Maritime Museum is temporarily closed.

02.03.2021

In order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the Estonian Maritime Museum’s Fat Margaret and Seaplane Harbour are temporarily closed since March 1. Museum shops are also closed, but…

Exhibitions temporary closed from Dec 28th until Jan 17th

23.12.2020

Due to restrictions concerning the spread of COVID-19, Fat Margaret and Seaplane Harbour are closed from 28th of December until 17th of January.

Krusenstern’s 250th birthday was celebrated

30.11.2020

November 19 marked the 250th anniversary of the birth of Admiral Adam Johann von Krusenstern, a Baltic German explorer. Memorial events took place in Krusenstern’s last resting place in Tallinn…

The Maritime Museum invites submissions of best student research papers to a competition

03.11.2020

This year, the Estonian Maritime Museum has launched their first competition of best research papers on Estonian maritime history. The deadline for submitting the student papers was extended to 15…

An exhibition on the oceans and the Baltic Sea was opened at the Seaplane Harbor

20.10.2020

On October 17, the exhibitions “Unseen Oceans” from the American Museum of Natural History and “The Baltic Sea in the World Ocean” from the Estonian Maritime Museum were opened at…

Admiral Bellingshausen’s crew planted trees in Paldiski

02.09.2020

Today, on 30 August 75 members of Admiral Bellingshausen‘s crew, accompanied by the President of the Republic Kersti Kaljulaid and the employees of Lääne-Harju Municipality, planted 106 park trees in…

Estonian Maritime Museum surprises visitors with 700 years old ship wreck

28.11.2019

After two-years of renovation at the Great Costal Gate and Fat Margaret, the new permanent exhibition of the Estonian Maritime Museum will be reopen from November 29, 2019. The building…