Guided tour “Unseen Oceans – Baltic Sea in the World Ocean”

  • Unseen Oceans

During the tour of the new exhibition at Seaplane Harbor, you will dive into the blue depths together with a guide. In the exhibition “Unseen Oceans” at the American Museum of Natural History, we perceive the underwater world as multidimensional. What we do not otherwise see becomes visible. During the tour, you will hear exciting facts that scientists have discovered while exploring the oceans. Did you know, for example, that Plankton produces well over 50% of the oxygen we breathe, or that 70 years ago, scientists put on ocean listening devices and confirmed that whales were singing during migration? During the tour, we pass lifelike models, and you can put your hands on the interactive exhibits yourself.

  • The Baltic Sea in the World Ocean

During the tour of the exhibition “Baltic Sea in the World Ocean,” it becomes clear why the Baltic Sea is so special. Accompanied by a guide, we will get acquainted with five areas of Baltic Sea exploration, see real research tools, live representatives of alien species, and objects from shipwrecks lying on the seabed. We will learn quite a few exciting things, such as the fact that items are no longer produced from the wrecks to the surface without imperative necessity. We can also see what the world’s best-preserved underwater meteorite craters in Estonian waters, such as the Neugrund crater looks like.

Joint excursion Unseen Oceans – Baltic Sea in the World Ocean” lasts up to 1.5 hours.

Excursion “Unseen Oceans” lasts 45 minutes.

The tours can be booked until 25.04.2021.

Excursion “The Baltic Sea in the World Ocean” lasts 45 minutes and can be booked until 18.07.2021.

Group size up to 20 people.
Languages: EST / RUS / FIN / ENG / GER

Price of the excursion up to 90 min: 55 € in Estonian / 65 € in a foreign language

Price of excursions lasting 45-minutes: 35 € in Estonian / 45 € in a foreign language

The cost of a museum ticket will be added. Children up to 8 years old free of charge.

Tours are by reservation.
More information and booking: booking@meremuuseum.ee, 6200 550 (Mon – Fri 9 am – 5 pm)

News

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

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 the Seaplane Harbor, Tallinn.

20. October

Museum is closed

Due to the state of emergency in the country the museum is closed until May, 1 2020, if not reconsidered sooner. All events during this time period are postponed or cancelled.

13. March

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Bookings:+372 6200 550 (Mon–Fri 9–17), except on national holidays
booking@meremuuseum.ee
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Open Tuesday to Sunday 10.00-18.00. The museum is closed on Mondays, but the Cafe is open from 11 to 14

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