From June to August the Estonian Museum of Natural History is open every day

01. June 2018

This summer, the Estonian Museum of Natural History is open seven days a week. From the beginning of June until the end of August all the museums exhibitions are open every day, including the temporary exhibition “The Secrets of Ancient Sea” with it’s virtual reality movie.

Through the summer, visitors are welcome to visit the exhibition “The Secrets of Ancient Sea” that introduces geological history of the Estonian area. The exhibition "The Secrets of Ancient Sea" invites you to partake in a journey through time covering half a billion years to the present in the Estonian seabed, showcasing the movement of Estonian areas, the plants and animals that have lived here and changes in climate. Alongside the exhibition, visitors can watch the virtual reality movie that awakens the theme even more.

Until June 17th museums sea and rivers exhibition is open to the visitors – from 18th June this part of the temporary exhibition will be closed due renovation. The hall will be opened again in autumn this year, presenting the bogs of Estonia.

All the other parts of the permanent exhibition stay open through summer and henceforth.

From June to August the museum is open from Monday to Sunday from 10:00 to 17:00 and on Thursdays from 10:00 to 19:00. As an exclusion the museum is closed on national holidays – 23th and 24th June.

News archive

  1. 04. December 2017 Museum opening times in December
  2. 15. September 2017 The Estonian Museum of Natural History displays 150 species of mushrooms
  3. 21. July 2017 The virtual reality experience of the Estonian Museum of Natural History invites you to meet ancient creatures
  4. 12. June 2017 Estonian Museum of Natural History is closed on 23 and 24 June
  5. 25. May 2017 New exhibition "What if..." tells a colorful story about sea creatures
  6. 12. May 2017 Night of Museums 2017 takes place on Saturday, 20th of May
  7. 03. April 2017 Estonian Museum of Natural History is open on 14, 15 and 16 April
  8. 20. January 2017 Estonian Museum of Natural History exhibition awakens the primitive sea creatures digitally
  9. 13. December 2016 Estonian Museum of Natural History is closed on 24, 25 and 26 December and 1 January
  10. 08. December 2016 Estonian Museum of Natural History is reserved on 11 December
  11. 22. November 2016 Exhibition „Animals on the road“ introduces footprints on the ground and in the folklore
  12. 17. August 2016 Estonian Museum of Natural History is open on 20 August
  13. 16. August 2016 Photo exhibition “Discover the Earth” introduces nearly 500 million years old microfossils
  14. 22. June 2016 The Estonian Museum of Natural History opens a display introducing oil shale
  15. 15. June 2016 Estonian Museum of Natural History is closed on 23 and 24 June
  16. 27. April 2016 Estonian Museum of Natural History is open on 1 and 15 May
  17. 26. April 2016 Visit the Estonian Museum of Natural History for free this Friday
  18. 06. April 2016 Estonian Museum of Natural History brakes myths at the Estonian biggest lichen and moss exhibition
  19. 23. March 2016 Estonian Museum of Natural History is open on the holiday weekend
  20. 18. March 2016 Estonian Museum of Natural History opened a new interactive geological exhibition
  21. 29. October 2015 The Animal of the Year of Estonia and Latvia at the Museum of Natural History
  22. 22. September 2015 Night Flyers