Today the museum is open until 6 p.m.
Today the museum
is open until 6 p.m.
Tue 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Wed 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., Thu – Sun 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
The museum is closed on Mondays
Lai 30 Tallinn, Eesti
PREFERENTIAL TICKETS 5€
senior, pupil/student, conscript
two adults + minors
FREE OF CHARGE
Children under 8 years.
Disabled persons under 16 years together with an accompanying person
Persons with a profound disability aged 16 and older together with an accompanying person
ICOM Card holders
Booking of guided tours is required for groups. Our guides will take you on a fascinating tour of our exhibition and keep the group together.
The price of a guided tour for a group in English is 20€. If you book a tour for a large group that has to be split, the price of a guided tour is 15€ for each group.
Telephone booking for groups: +372 6411 886
Book via email - firstname.lastname@example.org
All touch exhibits are provided with Braille labels. Themes are explained with the help of touch books: INTERNAL ORGANS, CELL, SENSORY ORGANS. MAN & WOMAN, PARASITES.
Entry is free for blind visitors and the accompanying person.
Nomination for the European Museum of the Year Award 2017
The Estonian Health Care Museum was nominated to the most prestigious museum award in Europe – the European Museum of the Year Award. There are 46 nominees this year and the winners will be announced on May 6th in Zagreb, Croatia. The award’s aim is to recognize excellence in European museums and to encourage innovative processes for the benefit of society. This award goes to a museum which contributes most directly to attracting audiences and satisfying its visitors with unique atmosphere, imaginative interpretation and presentation, a creative approach to education and social responsibility. „Even the nomination for this prize is a great acknowledgement for the museum’s work done during the past few years. We are very happy that our team’s efforts and devotion to provide best possible outcome has been noticed not only in Estonia, but also in Europe,“ said the director of the museum, Mr. Margus Jurkatam. The museum has already got the highest possible recognition in Estonia for it’s permanent exhibiton „A Heart to Heart About Your Body“ – the prize of Estonian Museum of The Year 2015. The official website of the European Museum of the Year Award is www.emya2017.euRead more...
Opening of the museum during holidays
23 December - open 10:00-15:00 24 December - museum is closed 25 December - open 10:00-18:00 26 December - museum is closed 31 December - museum is closed 1 January - museum is closed On the 27th, 28th, 29th and the 30th December the museum is open from 10:00-18:00, on Wednesdays 10:00-19:00.Read more...
New exhibition "Natural Death"
New exhibition "Natural Death" now open! Just a century ago death used to be a natural part of life but nowadays it is little understood and perceived as a distant phenomenon. This exhibition aims to show death as a natural part of life not to be feared or mystified. The exhibition explains how and why people die and clarifies what changes happen to our bodies after death and also points out the ethical side of treating the dead. The topics of funerals, grief, remembering of the deceased are presented. Different specialists that study death, music or bugs, morticians, and people around us give their point of view. You can listen to funeral music, try out our digital-autopsy table and see different items linked to death and grief. Admission with general ticket. The exhibition is open until 31.08.2017.Read more...