Programme Tallinn 2011

Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, will also be the capital of culture for all of Europe in 2011. This will be the biggest cultural event in the history of Estonia. Something will be happening in Tallinn every day in 2011, since the year of capital of culture will be bringing some of the world’s biggest names to Estonia.

The best overview about the events of European Capital of Culture 2011 is available on the cultural calendar, created by Foundation Tallinn 2011 and the Estonian Institute in English, Estonian, German, Russian, Finnish, Swedish and French. The content is being constantly updated so it’s worth to bookmark the link.

Here you will also find information about other activities introduced by the Tallinn 2011 Foundation. In 2010 the project "52 surprises and ideas" will help to count down the weeks left until the start of the year of the capital of culture.

There is information about projects like Afro Reggae and Trumm-It, young audience program as well as Tallinn Maritime Days and the project "60 Seconds of Solitude in Year Zero" that will be launched in 2011.

Please visit the website of Roof Top Cinema – the first event of the project „Cinema in the Urban Space“ of the European Capital of Culture and participate in the contest Stories of the Seashore at This project originated from Germany and Austria and offers a platform for writers from all over the world in many languages.

In addition you can browse or download the program guide "Stories of the Seashore" that was published in May 2010 and gives an overview of nearly 75 per cent of the program of 2011.

Tallinn 2011 Mereäärsed lood ENG.pdf (2 416 KB)
Tallinn 2011 Mereäärsed lood FIN.pdf (2 649 KB)
Tallinn 2011 Mereäärsed lood GER.pdf (2 447 KB)
Tallinn 2011 Mereäärsed lood SWE.pdf (2 464 KB)