Corporate events


The Seaplane Harbour is filled with great ideas, adventures and history. The Seaplane Hangars — a building connecting the sea with the sky — has, in addition to many prizes, also been awarded the Europa Nostra 2013 Grand Prix for cultural heritage.

We recommend the Seaplane Harbour for:

  • spectacular celebration of important corporate events: stand-up receptions for up to 1500 persons;
  • receptions or gala dinners with tables laid for up to 700 persons;
  • varied large-scale events for families, companies, institutions or organisations, both in the indoor and outdoor areas;
  • concerts and show programmes for audiences of up to 600;
  • corporate motivational and team-building events, also for smaller numbers of participants.

At the Seaplane Harbour we offer:

  • an exceptional atmosphere: everything will take place in the museum, right in the middle of the exhibits;
  • assistance in preparing the idea and the programme;
  • special excursions, quizzes and strategy games;
  • catering for up to 300 persons;
  • café/restaurant MARU: meals for up to 75 persons; a 100-seat outdoor terrace in the summer season;
  • the entire outdoor area for hosting several thousand guests (READ MORE);
  • the icebreaker Suur Tõll: meals in the ship’s lounge for up to 16 persons; a seminar room for up to 20 persons; the entire ship for up to 75 persons.

The icebreaker Suur Tõll

The Suur Tõll ship’s deck can be used for receptions or open-air concerts for up to 100 guests. Additionally, we offer catering by Café MARU of the Seaplane Harbour. The ship’s deck can be partially sheltered with a tarpaulin.

Price: € 240/h

The price includes holding the event on the ship’s deck and an unguided visit to the icebreaker.

Officers’ Mess-Room

The stylish officers’ mess-room of the Suur Tõll can accommodate up to 16 guests. The room is well suited for smaller receptions, festive occasions or dinners. The events can start at 19.30 (7.30 p.m.) or later; catering is offered by Café MARU of the Seaplane Harbour. A guided tour of the ship can be booked additionally upon request.

Prices (including all taxes):

  • Catering: according to the menu
  • € 114 per hour (exclusive of catering)

A dinner will last approximately 2-3 hours. Security during the entire event is included in the price (there is a watchman on board the ship).

A guided tour of the Suur Tõll (45 minutes): € 45 in the Estonian language; € 55 in another language (Finnish, Russian, English and German available). A tour group may include up to 20 persons.

Information and booking:

Times for events in the Maritime Museum
The events can start before or after the museum is closed for everyday visitors. During the winter season, i.e. from October to April, full-day events can be organised on Mondays.

Open for visitors:
May−September: Mon−Sun 10−19
October−April: Tue−Sun 10−18
On national holidays: 10−17
Closed on 24 December


The permanent exhibition of the Maritime Museum in the Seaplane Harbour is being renewed

The Seaplane Harbour will be closed from January to May 2024 to prepare an updated and fully engaging exhibition. The partners of the Estonian Maritime Museum in renewing the permanent exhibition of the Seaplane Harbour are KOKO architects and MOTOR.

28. October

VENEZIA – Queen of the Seas’ is open until 3 September: ‘Canaletto wanted to go home early’

The Estonian-Italian collaborative exhibition ‘VENEZIA – Queen of the Seas’ opened at the Seaplane Harbour on 25 March 2023 and was scheduled to be open until the beginning of January 2024. In the course of interim negotiations, it was agreed that the exhibition at the Seaplane Harbour will remain open until 3 September.

03. August

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Bookings:+372 6200 550 (Mon–Fri 9–17), except on national holidays
Vesilennuki tee 6, Tallinn

Open Museum ships Suur Tõll and Valvas are open Fri-Sun from 10 am to 6 pm. The Seaplane Harbour hangar is closed until May 2024.

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