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General Laidoner's Square

Viljandi, Viljandimaa

General Laidoner Square was used as a market place already in the Middle Ages, probably in the second half of the 13th century. In the eastern part of the rectangular square there was the Apostle John and St. Clara.

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Haapsalu Loomekeskus ja Jaani Galerii

Haapsalu, Läänemaa

The Creative Centre is housed in a heritage building whose interior and exterior alike have preserved its centuries-old appearance. Once an apothecary, in future it is hoped that it will become a complex that will enable every visitor to Haapsalu to take a stroll around a creative world and try their hand in workshops. It is...

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Hageri Muuseum

Raplamaa

The Hageri museum is in an old wooden building which fits in perfectly with its village and parish setting. The pharmacy displays you will see form part of the museum, which has a permanent exhibition of the life of a country pharmacist. Did you know…? *A pharmacy has operated here for almost 100 years *The pharmacy has...

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Hiiesaare alumine tuletorn

Hiiumaa

The lighthouse is located on the northeast coast of the island of Hiiumaa. Helps to be guided with northern part of Vainamere in the direction 229,6 °. Paluküla church spike (Est 626) helps to move from the center of Püssirahu to Suursadam's (Djuphamn; Tiefenhafen) raid. On an island nose (59 ° 00,13’ N, 22° 51,42’ E) in 1876...

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Hill Of Crosses

Hiiumaa

The Ristimägi that we know today is an area with sandy hillocks covered with crosses on both sides of the old main road, but especially on the left side. There are many different versions of the story of how the hill of crosses came to be, but its connection to the deportation of the Swedes of Reigi in August 1781 is the one...

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Ilon Wiklandi Lapsepõlvekodu

Läänemaa

The childhood town of world famous children books writer Astrid Lindgren's illustrator Ilon Wikland was Haapsalu. In 1930-s she lived at her grandparents in a nice yellow house on the corner of Linda and Rüütli streets. Wikland emigrated to Sweden in 1944. Haapsalu times brought small town motifs to her drawings, in Ilons...

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Järva - Jaani Kinomuuseum

Järvamaa

The Cinema Museum was opened in Järva-Jaani in 2006. The Cinema Museum shows the process of making a film, lighting equipment, cameras, a small film development tank, a montage table, the device used to mix sound and picture and a large collection of projection devices. You can visit the Järva-Jaani Cinema Museum by...

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Järva - Jaani Tuletõrjemuuseum

Järvamaa

Järva-Jaani Firefighting Museum is built on the foundation of the rectory’s old stables and opened its doors to visitors in 1999. You will see the old flag of the firefighting union that was lost for 44 years, the new jubilee flag, photos, medals and diplomas in the museum. You can visit the Järva-Jaani Firefighting Museum...

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Juminda tuletorn

Harjumaa

The lighthouse is located on the northern coast, near the Gulf of Finland, on Jumenda peninsula. The first lamps from acetylene were established on the Juminda cape in 1931. On the height 10 m over the sea the lantern was located, and its had speed of blinking by 150 flashes in a minute, 8 kilometers were visible 79 ° sectors...

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