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Ajakeskus Wittenstein

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Open Museum gives an overview of the history. Great place for kids to explain history. It is... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Lahti, Finland
Interesting program

This center has a very interesting and in hilarious program about Estonian history through 7-8... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2016
Annika K
Tallinn, Estonia
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11 Mar 2018
“Not Very interesting”
11 Jun 2017
Building of the Paide Order Castle started in 1265. Local white limestone was used to build the castle. The first building on Vallimagi Hill was the octagonal Tall Hermann Tower, which was destroyed by the retreating Red Army in 1941. The tower was...more
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Veski 11, Paide 72713, Estonia
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

This is a place what didn’t give so big impression. We give money but didn’t get tickets. Just gave the paper with information but there wasn’t much information. At first floor you can see movie and go up by stairs or by elevator. At every...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Open Museum gives an overview of the history. Great place for kids to explain history. It is interesting and instructive.

Thank susihunt
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This Museum is in the middle of castle remains that are located right in the heart of Paide behind the big church(no fee) that I also recommend visiting. You must be able to walk the stairs but I think there is a back entrance for...More

1  Thank Aivar K
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Interesting program about history! Very good location, next to church, old part of the town and cafes/shops.

1  Thank Eve K
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This center has a very interesting and in hilarious program about Estonian history through 7-8 floors in this tower. On 2 top floors is also a restaurant/bar.

Thank Annika K
Reviewed 20 November 2015

However the price is quite expensive, I do not regret visit there. Museum have 5 floors, on each one is different period. If you know a bit of history, you can have good examples for your story. Taking children with you it is great to...More

Thank Papudrakus
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Looks like it has just opened. 6 euros to get in the time museum. Also a small shop in a freshly renovated castle tower.

Thank finnscouser
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Before this museum I saw much better museums in Estonia, so the price is probably too high. Idea of museum is interesting - different age for each floor. A lot of buttons, which shows videos or makes decorations talk doesn't work anymore. There is some...More

1  Thank AlbusBirute
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

The exhibition is clearly too childish for grown ups and too boring for kids. Main attractions are a plastic sword, weird noises, elevator which is decorated with discarded computer parts (to give it a futuristic look) and thumbnail sized portraits of Danish and Swedish kings...More

1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 27 October 2012

It is worth to go. Very nice and quiet place. You can have a piknic. There is playground for kids next to History Centre OPEN Wed-Sun 10.00-18.00 Prices 6 euros or less.

1  Thank Signe S
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