Opening times


Maritime museum re-opening after quarantine

Seaplane Harbour is re-opened on 12th of May, Fat Margaret on 15th of May. Both buildings are opened with certain limitations adressing current situation. Working hours remain the same as during summertime, Monday-Sunday 10-19. Ticket prices remain the same as well. During this period visitors are offered free audioguide, usage of personal headphones strongly advised.

Following measures are temporarily implemented in exhibition to be used during transitional period:

  • Hands-on screens can be used with touch-sensitive pencils, given out at the ticket office
  • Actions involving the use of VR-goggles and headphones are moved to screens and speakers
  • Both buldings have children hands-on activities closed, as well as Fat Margaret’s 3D ship models

Submarine Lembit is temporarily off-limits for tours. Tour participants are strongly advised to take personal safety equipment with them (masks and gloves).

For a safe museum experience visitors are to keep 2m distance with other visitors and the staff. Disinfectants, provided in buildings, must be used on point of entry and after contact with various surfaces. Please watch your children and ensure that they behave in similar fashion. People with signs of disease are not allowed inside the museum.

Museum conducts regular wet cleaning. It is possible to buy a protective mask and receive free pair of gloves.

Opening hours of the Seaplane Harbour:

October–April: Tue–Sun, 10.00–18.00

May–September: Mon–Sun, 10.00–19.00


Opening times during 2020 holidays:

10.04.2020 – 10.00-17.00

12.04.2020 – 10.00-17.00

01.05.2020 – 10.00-17.00

31.05.2020 – 10.00-17.00

23.06.2020 – 10.00-17.00

24.06.2020 – 10.00-17.00

20.08.2020 – 10.00-17.00

24.12.2020 – CLOSED

25.12.2020 – 10.00-17.00

26.12.2020 – 10.00-17.00

NB! 28.12.2020 – 10.00-17.00

31.12.2020 – 10.00-17.00

01.01.2021- 10.00-17.00

NB! 04.01.2021- 10.00-17.00

Ticket sales end 30 minutes before the museum closes.



Enjoy the exhibition at the Seaplane Harbour in Estonian, English or Russian! Materials in other languages are available from the desk.

You can get around comfortably in the museum with a pram or wheelchair.
The Seaplane Harbour is large and interesting. Therefore we recommend that you allow at least two hours for your visit!


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

Maritime Museum organises an international workshop

POSTPONED International workshop “Opportunities in digital exploration of medieval shipwrecks” will be held in Tallinn, Estonia on 22-23 April 2020. The workshop will be based on a recent find – a medieval cog, unearthed from Tallinn and currently exhibited at Fat Margaret. The aim of the workshop is to discuss, in a practical manner, the […]

11. March

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