Plan your visit to the Kiek in de Kök Fortifications museum

On September 9th Museum is closed.

On September 16th Museum is open 12.00-18.00


The Kiek in de Kök tower, the Maiden’s Tower (Neitsitorn), the Stable Tower (Tallitorn), the Gate Tower (Väravatorn), the bastion passages and the Carved Stone Museum make up a complex that is over 500 meters long.
It has two entrances: from the Kiek in de Kök tower (Komandandi tee 2) and Maiden Tower (Lossi plats 11). Whole museum is accessible from both entrances.


Summer season
1. May – 30. September

Mon–Sun 9.00–18.00

1. October – 30. April
Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun 10.00–17.00
Thu 10.00–20.00

CLOSED on national holidays: January 1, February 24, June 24, August 20, December 24.-26.
Closes 3 hours earlier on days preceding public holidays: February 23, June 22, December 23, December 31.


The museum is divided in three parts that can be visited either in combination or separately.



Kiek in de Köki front desk: (+372) 644 6686
MaidenTower front desk: (+372) 601 2751
Book guided tours:
(+372) 60 12 605
(+372) 58 870 821
Administrative issues: (+372) 645 9626
Address: Komandandi tee 2, Tallinn 10130


WHOLE MUSEUM TICKET: Museum in its entirety 
Full ticket 14 €
Discount 8 € (students, pensioners)
Family ticket 28 € (2 adults and minor children)

TOWERS TICKET : Kiek in de Kök, Maiden Tower, Stable Tower, Gate tower
Full ticket 10 €
Discount 6 € (students, seniors)
Family ticket 20 € (2 adults and minor children)

BASTION PASSAGES TICKET: Bastion Passages, Carved stone museum
Full ticket 8 €
Discount 5 € (students, seniors)
Family ticket 16 € (2 adults and minor children)

GUIDED TOURS: Book Your participation in a guided tour of the bastion passages >>> 
Full ticket 12 €
Discount 10 €

SPECIAL EXCURSIONS: Exceptional thematic excursions occasionally (follow the ads on the website)
Full ticket 12 €
Discount 10 € 
(Group size min. 10 people (no guide fee added to the tour price)

GUIDED TOUR IF YOU COME WITH YOUR OWN GROUP: If you come as a group (min 10 people) you can order a guided tour here:
In addition to their tickets, the group has to pay the guide fee: 45 € for a non-estonian language tour.
(The cost is min. 10 museum tickets + guide fee)


5 MUSEUMS JOINT TICKET: City Museum, Kiek in de Kök Fortifications, Museum of Photography, Kalamaja Museum, Tallinn Russian Museum
Full ticket 20 €
Discount 15 € (students, seniors)
Family ticket 35 € (2 adults and minor children)

7 MUSEUMS ANNUAL PASS: Unlimited access to all the branches of Tallinn City Museum during one year (365 days).
Full ticket 50 €
Family ticket 70 € (2 adults and minor children)


The admission is free for children under 7 and holders of documents attesting to the following:

  • holders of Tallinn Card
  • ICOM members
  • WFTGA members
  • Employees of Estonian museums
  • Employees Tallinn Botanical Garden
  • Holders of valid press cards (during assignment)
  • Members of Tallinn Tour Guide Association
  • Tours from children’s homes
  • Disabled pesrons and their attendants

Entrance is free to everyone on Tallinn Day, 15 May and on the International Museum Day, 18 May.

The museums are closed on public holidays:

1 Jan New Year’s Day
24 Feb Independence Day
19 Apr Good Friday
21 Apr Easter Sunday
1 May Spring Day
9 Jun Whit Sunday
23 Jun Victory Day
24 Jun St John’s Day
20 Aug Independence Restoration Day
24 Dec Christmas Eve
25 Dec Christmas Day
26 Dec 2nd Day of Christmas

The museums will close 3 hours earlier on days preceding public holidays. It is:

  • 23 February
  • 22 June
  • 23 December
  • 31 December


We are located on Toompea Hill near the Vabaduse väljak at Komandandi tee 2.
(mobile view)