Sightseeings and museums

The Alexander Nevsky Cathedral is an orthodox cathedral in the Tallinn Old Town, Estonia. It was built to a design by Mikhail Preobrazhensky in a typical Russian Revival style between 1894 and 1900, during the period of the Russian Empire. The Alexander Nevsky Cathedral is Tallinn's largest and grandest orthodox cupola cathedral. 
Just a 5 minute walk from hotel
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Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-The Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
www.hot.ee/n/nsobor

The permanent exposition of the Occupations Museum, which was opened in 2003, reflects developments in Estonia from 1940 to 1991, when Estonia was alternately occupied by the Soviet Union, Germany, and by the Soviet Union once more.
Just a 3 minute walk from hotel.
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-Occupations Museum
www.okupatsioon.ee

The Great Guild Hall is one of the most distinguished public buildings of medieval Tallinn. The 600 year old Great Guild Hall is one of the most prominent public buildings in Tallinn, and has been the centre of cultural and social life for hundreds of years.
Just a 15 minute walk from hotel.
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-The Great Guild Hall
www.ajaloomuuseum.ee

The Estonian Maritime Museum is located in the Fat Margaret tower in the old town of Tallinn. The museum presents history of ships and navigation in Estonia and related to Estonia. Other parts of the Maritime Museum are the mine museum and the Seaplane Harbour where museum ships are presented.
Just a 15 minute walk from hotel.
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-The Estonian Maritime Museum
www.meremuuseum.ee

The history of the building that houses the Tallinn City Museum reaches back to the 14th century. It is a typical medieval dwelling with a stylish lancet-arched portal and a sumptuous double window.
Just a 15 minute walk from hotel.
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-Tallinn City Museum
www.linnamuuseum.ee

Niguliste Museum In the southern part of the Old Town of Tallinn, between the Town Hall Square and the Toompea Hill, stands St. Nicholas' Church. The former church today houses the Niguliste Museum, one of the branches of the Art Museum of Estonia. 
Just a 15 minute walk from hotel.
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-Niguliste Museum
www.nigulistemuuseum.ee

Tallinn Town Hall The building history of the Town Hall goes back to the 13th century. Town Hall functions as the ceremonial building of the city government, but it also serves as a concert hall and a museum.  Just a 15 minute walk from hotel
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-Town Hall
www.tallinn.ee/raekoda

Estonian Theatre and Music Museum offers a good overview of the Estonian theatre history and status of today, collections of play-programs, photos, reviews, learning materials and drafts of the theatrical costumes and stage designs. Just a 15 minute walk from hotel. Directions:Hotel L'Ermitage-Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
www.tmm.ee

The most interesting museum of Europe is in the Seaplane Harbour, where the newly opened exhibition in the historical seaplane hangars tells you stories from under the water, on the water and over the water.
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-Seaplane Harbour
www.lennusadam.eu
The Tallinn TV Tower is a free-standing structure with an observation deck, built to provide better telecommunication services for the 1980 Moscow Summer Olympics regatta event.  With its 314 m (1030.2 ft), the TV Tower is the tallest building in Tallinn.
Directions: L'Hotel L'Ermi-The Tallinn TV Tower
www.teletorn.ee
The Kadriorg Art Museum introduces, preserves and collects early foreign art – primarily western European and Russian paintings, graphic arts, sculpture and applied arts. The museum is located in Kadriorg Park in Tallinn, in a Baroque palace built by Tsar Peter the Great of Russia as a summer residence.
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-The Kadriorg Art Museum
www.kadriorumuuseum.ee
Kumu is the headquarters of the Art Museum of Estonia, as well as the largest and most impressive exhibition venue in Estonia. The museum opened on 17 February 2006. In 2008 Kumu received the European Museum of the Year Award.
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-KUMU Art Museum
www.kumu.ee
The Estonian Open Air Museum is akin to a village, with 12 farms, as well as its own church, tavern and schoolhouse. There are a number of mills, a fire station, fishing net sheds as well as a dancing area and a village swing.The museum is located in a lovely, well-maintained forest park on a high sandstone bank on Kopli Bay, just 15 minutes drive from Hotel L'Ermitage.
Directions: Hotel L'Ermitage-The Estonian Open Air Museum
www.evm.ee