EPPING TOWER

Interactive Exhibition

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EPPING TOWER

Toomas Volmer - City of Tallinn

15th century Epping Tower

Interactive Exhibition

The development of Tallinn's fortifications and medieval arms and armour are the focus in this renovated tower from the 15th century. Six floors of interesting exhibits make this a great stop for the entire family. Visitors are invited to try on a selection of chainmail and armour, as well as handle medieval replica weapons. Visitors can also make a copy of Tallinn's first coin as a souvenir.  Epping tower offers a fun and educational experience for the whole family. We also welcome tour groups. All displays are in both English and Estonian.

Address

Hours

Tickets

Laboratooriumi 31

Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia

Tel:  +372 601 3001

 

Sept 15 - May 2nd

every Sat & Sun 11:00 - 16:00

May 2nd to September 15th

Thursday to Tuesday from 10:00 to 18:00

Closed Wednesdays

Tower is also available by appointment.

Adults  €6.00

Students €4.00

Free of charge with the Tallinn Card

Children under 7 are free of charge

 

Tallinn's medieval

wall and tower complex

Housed in a renovated tower from the 15th century, the exhibit, displayed throughout the six floors of Epping Tower, uses informational flags and historically relevant display items to bring to life the wonderful history of Tallinn's magnificent wall and tower complex. Dedicated research and cooperation with local experts in the field has resulted in a rich and educational environment. All info is displayed in both Estonian and English. Authentic replicas of medieval arms and armour are available for visitors to try for themselves. You will also find an authentic, full-sized catapult on our top floor.

Check this link for an interactive view from the top: Panoramas of Tallinn/Epping Tower

All visitors are also invited to make for themselves a replica of Tallinn's first coin as a souvenir.

Paul Kuimet

Six floors of exhibits with a view at the top

Try on real armour

Handle replica weapons

Tallinn's first coin

Life-sized Catapult

• Tallinn's Fortification

• The History of Epping Tower

• Masonry in Medieval Tallinn

• Medieval Arms and Armour

• Seige Warfare

 

Guests are invited to try on different medieval armour and

handle medieval weapons.

Great photo opportunities!

Make a copy of Tallinn's first coin.

Our uppermost floor features great views of Tower Square as well as a life-sized catapult replica.

EVENTS IN EPPING TOWER

 

Guided Excursions

If you would like to arrange a guided tour of the tower we have costumed experts on-hand that will take you and your guests on an interesting and entertaining tour of this extrordinary 15th century tower.

 

Company Events

The tower provides a unique setting for a variety of company events that may include guided tours, special activities and catering.

 

Presentations

The atmosphere in Epping Tower offers an interesting and historical atmosphere suitable for a variety of gatherings and presentations.

 

Other Events

Speak with our project manager (see contact page) about how Epping Tower could be the perfect venue for your upcoming event.

 

The Medieval Experience

The Medieval Experience in cooperation with Epping Tower offers a wide variety of medieval-themed and interactive performances. www.keskaeg.com

 

 

Toomas Tuul - Brand Estonia

Project manager:

Nele Bernard   gsm: +372 566 01663  office +372 601 3001 nele@tulevikudisain.ee

Hours and ticket info

Hours

Sept 15 - May 2nd

every Sat & Sun 11:00 - 16:00

 

May 2nd to September 15th

Thursday to Tuesday

from 10:00 to 18:00

Closed Wednesdays

 

Tower is also available by appointment.

Tickets

Adults  €6.00

Students €4.00

Free of charge with the Tallinn Card

Children under 7 are free of charge

 

Address

Laboratooriumi 31

Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia

Tel:  +372 601 3001

 

Ain Avik - City of Tallinn

 

Operated by the non-profit organization Living History (MTÜ Elav Ajalugu)

 

EPPING TOWER

Laboratooriumi 31, Old Town, Tallinn, Estonia

Epping Tower offers special rates and tours for tourist groups. For more info contact:

 Nele Bernard    gsm: +372 566 01663    nele@tulevikudisain.ee

Office tel:  +372 601 3001

Project manager: Nele Bernard   gsm: +372 566 01663   nele@tulevikudisain.ee

Director: William Barrow   gsm: +372 502 0793    william@futdes.com

 

In association with the Medieval Experience, Epping tower offers a variety of medieval-themed activities for tourist groups or private parties. The Medieval Experience is a series of unique, interactive medieval performances. Costumed knights, peasants, crafts-persons and archers will entertain and engage your guests, creating a truly unique and unforgettable event.  Our craftsmen will teach guests to make their very own medieval handicrafts which they can take home as a special souvenir of the event. Your guests will be invited to take part in sword fights, crossbow shooting and tests of skill and cunning.    All activities are safe and all necessary equipment is provided. For more information contact Nele Bernard  gsm: +372 566 01663    nele@tulevikudisain.ee

www.keskaeg.com

Epping Tower Exhibition is operated by the non-profit organization Living History (MTÜ Elav Ajalugu)

Office: Köleri 4-2A, Tallinn, 10150    tel:  +372 601 3001    nele@tulevikudisain.ee

Copyright 2016 MTÜ Elav Ajalugu. All photos by Elav Ajalugu except where indicated.