We regret to inform you that Patarei has been closed.

Therefore all access to Patarei and all the tours to Patarei are no longer possible. You are welcome to join us to other exciting tours, in both Tallinn and Northwestern Estonia. Further information http://patarei.org/en/for-visitors/

In case you need to access Patarei for other purposes, please contact info@rkas.ee or personnel at www.rkas.ee

All year round

Scheduled tours to Patarei

We regret to inform you that Patarei has been closed to any access. There is no individual access to and no tours inside Patarei.

Patarei Sea Fortress Prison was the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2014, 2015, and 2016 winner.

Guided tours in Tallinn

Guided tours are subject to prior booking via e-mail info@patarei.org or by phone +372 50 18 469 (Mirjam).

KGB-themed tour. The guided tour will start in the Old Town of Tallinn, taking you through the cobblestone streets and introducing the buildings and history related to the darkest chapter of our past and the notorious KGB. In the case of the 2-hour version, the tour will continue through Kalamaja to the coast and end next to the Patarei prison.

The tour will be either an 1-hour tour or a 2-hour tour. The rates for the 1-hour tour are 9 EUR per person and for the 2-hour tour 18 EUR per person.

Kalamaja tour. A guided walk through the Kalamaja area departing from the Baltic Railway station. Learn about the multiple layers of history of this present day hipster neighbourhood. The tour will take about 1.5 hrs. Rates: 12 EUR per person.

Additionally, it is possible to commission bespoke tours in other areas in Tallinn (various subdistricts, the Old Town, Kadriorg Park and area, the Song Festival Grounds, Pirita, Lasnamäe, Pelgulinn, Kassisaba, Kopli etc.)

 Guided tours are subject to prior booking via e-mail info@patarei.org or by phone +372 50 18 469 (Mirjam).

KGB-themed tour. The guided tour will start in the Old Town of Tallinn, taking you through the cobblestone streets and introducing the buildings and history related to the darkest chapter of our past and the notorious KGB. In the case of the 2-hour version, the tour will continue through Kalamaja to the coast and end next to the Patarei prison.

The tour will be either an 1-hour tour or a 2-hour tour. The rates for the 1-hour tour are 9 EUR per person and for the 2-hour tour 18 EUR per person.

Kalamaja tour. A guided walk through the Kalamaja area departing from the Baltic Railway station. Learn about the multiple layers of history of this present day hipster neighbourhood. The tour will take about 1.5 hrs. Rates: 12 EUR per person.

Additionally, it is possible to commission bespoke tours in other areas in Tallinn (various subdistricts, the Old Town, Kadriorg Park and area, the Song Festival Grounds, Pirita, Lasnamäe, Pelgulinn, Kassisaba, Kopli etc.)

 

One day tours at Northwest Estonia

Come and discover Northwest Estonia with us!

Beautiful and partially still untouched nature, picturesque scenery, stately homes, ancient churches and graveyards or, in contrast, the remnants of our dark Soviet past – military objects.

For our one day tours, we offer four different routes with variety of attractions and destinations our travellers can choose from according to their preference.

The groups will be small – from 6 to 13 persons. The departure point will be set to your convenience (either the hotel, harbour, or the airport).

Tours are available in English, Finnish, and Estonian, 80 EUR per person.

Ancient churches, graveyards, and stately homes

(Keila Church, Vasalemma Manor, Padise Manor, Padise Monastery, Risti Church, Vilivalla Chapel and graveyard, Vihterpalu Manor, Nõva Church, Rooslepa Chapel, Keila Falls and Manor).

Tour to stately homes

(Keila Manor, Vasalemma Manor, Padise Manor, Hatu Manor, Vihterpalu Manor, Riguldi Manor, Keila-Joa Manor).

Dark tour

(The structures of the Emperor Peter the Great’s Naval Fortress, abandoned Soviet military bases and sites including nuclear warhead rocket bases, abandoned prisons or sites of concentration camps, formerly restricted military city of Paldiski etc.; it is possible to agree upon a bespoke tour route).

Places of natural beauty

(Lime stone cliff near Tabasalu, Paldiski cliff, Peraküla beach and nature centre, Dirham harbour, Roosta coast, Nature reserve for birds at Selja).

Scheduled tours to Patarei

We regret to inform you that Patarei has been closed to any access. There is no individual access to and no tours inside Patarei.

Patarei Sea Fortress Prison was the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2014, 2015, and 2016 winner.

Guided tours in Tallinn

Guided tours are subject to prior booking via e-mail info@patarei.org or by phone +372 50 18 469 (Mirjam).

KGB-themed tour. The guided tour will start in the Old Town of Tallinn, taking you through the cobblestone streets and introducing the buildings and history related to the darkest chapter of our past and the notorious KGB. In the case of the 2-hour version, the tour will continue through Kalamaja to the coast and end next to the Patarei prison.

The tour will be either an 1-hour tour or a 2-hour tour. The rates for the 1-hour tour are 9 EUR per person and for the 2-hour tour 18 EUR per person.

Kalamaja tour. A guided walk through the Kalamaja area departing from the Baltic Railway station. Learn about the multiple layers of history of this present day hipster neighbourhood. The tour will take about 1.5 hrs. Rates: 12 EUR per person.

Additionally, it is possible to commission bespoke tours in other areas in Tallinn (various subdistricts, the Old Town, Kadriorg Park and area, the Song Festival Grounds, Pirita, Lasnamäe, Pelgulinn, Kassisaba, Kopli etc.)

 Guided tours are subject to prior booking via e-mail info@patarei.org or by phone +372 50 18 469 (Mirjam).

KGB-themed tour. The guided tour will start in the Old Town of Tallinn, taking you through the cobblestone streets and introducing the buildings and history related to the darkest chapter of our past and the notorious KGB. In the case of the 2-hour version, the tour will continue through Kalamaja to the coast and end next to the Patarei prison.

The tour will be either an 1-hour tour or a 2-hour tour. The rates for the 1-hour tour are 9 EUR per person and for the 2-hour tour 18 EUR per person.

Kalamaja tour. A guided walk through the Kalamaja area departing from the Baltic Railway station. Learn about the multiple layers of history of this present day hipster neighbourhood. The tour will take about 1.5 hrs. Rates: 12 EUR per person.

Additionally, it is possible to commission bespoke tours in other areas in Tallinn (various subdistricts, the Old Town, Kadriorg Park and area, the Song Festival Grounds, Pirita, Lasnamäe, Pelgulinn, Kassisaba, Kopli etc.)

 

One day tours at Northwest Estonia

Come and discover Northwest Estonia with us!

Beautiful and partially still untouched nature, picturesque scenery, stately homes, ancient churches and graveyards or, in contrast, the remnants of our dark Soviet past – military objects.

For our one day tours, we offer four different routes with variety of attractions and destinations our travellers can choose from according to their preference.

The groups will be small – from 6 to 13 persons. The departure point will be set to your convenience (either the hotel, harbour, or the airport).

Tours are available in English, Finnish, and Estonian, 80 EUR per person.

Ancient churches, graveyards, and stately homes

(Keila Church, Vasalemma Manor, Padise Manor, Padise Monastery, Risti Church, Vilivalla Chapel and graveyard, Vihterpalu Manor, Nõva Church, Rooslepa Chapel, Keila Falls and Manor).

Tour to stately homes

(Keila Manor, Vasalemma Manor, Padise Manor, Hatu Manor, Vihterpalu Manor, Riguldi Manor, Keila-Joa Manor).

Dark tour

(The structures of the Emperor Peter the Great’s Naval Fortress, abandoned Soviet military bases and sites including nuclear warhead rocket bases, abandoned prisons or sites of concentration camps, formerly restricted military city of Paldiski etc.; it is possible to agree upon a bespoke tour route).

Places of natural beauty

(Lime stone cliff near Tabasalu, Paldiski cliff, Peraküla beach and nature centre, Dirham harbour, Roosta coast, Nature reserve for birds at Selja).

The big gate of Patarei

Visiting during the summer

Summer

 

PLEASE NOTE! As of 8 October 2016, Patarei fortress prison has been closed and no access to the site allowed. 

Beach cafe

The Patarei Beach Café has been closed.

We’ll help to organise private events, birthday parties, corporate events. Please call +372 5018469 (Mirjam) or write info@patarei.org.

For additional info you may check the cafe’s Facebook page.

Summer

 

PLEASE NOTE! As of 8 October 2016, Patarei fortress prison has been closed and no access to the site allowed. 

Beach cafe

The Patarei Beach Café has been closed.

We’ll help to organise private events, birthday parties, corporate events. Please call +372 5018469 (Mirjam) or write info@patarei.org.

For additional info you may check the cafe’s Facebook page.

Other activities

Prison adventure

Patarei prison has been closed.

Event management

In cooperation with our partners we can organise other adventurous events, for example a photo-shooting adventure during which visitors can accomplish tasks using a camera, followed by the presentation of the pictures. Please contact us at info@patarei.org to brainstorm together and we’ll organise unforgettable event for your party. Rates negotiable.

Rooms for rent

Patarei has been closed.

Prison adventure

Patarei prison has been closed.

Event management

In cooperation with our partners we can organise other adventurous events, for example a photo-shooting adventure during which visitors can accomplish tasks using a camera, followed by the presentation of the pictures. Please contact us at info@patarei.org to brainstorm together and we’ll organise unforgettable event for your party. Rates negotiable.

Rooms for rent

Patarei has been closed.

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