Town Jail Photography Museum, Tallinn
Town Jail Photography Museum, Tallinn - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price
Address: Raekoja 4, 10146 Tallinn, Estonia
Ticket Price: 2 EUR
Time Required: 00:30 Mins
Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
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About Town Jail Photography Museum, Tallinn
The Photographic Museum at Raekoja offers a wide collection of photos dating from 1840 to 1940. The daguerreotypes, ambrotypes and ferrotypes processes are explained here along with the evolution of camera and dark-room equipment that belongs to the 20th century.
The highlight of the place is the collection of small cameras- the Minox that was invented in the city itself! If you are an avid photographer, a visit here is perfect to tickle your brain!
Town Jail Photography Museum Ticket Prices
- Admission: Euros 2 per person.
- For other prices, visit the official website.
Town Jail Photography Museum Opening and Closing Hours
- 1 March – 31 October: Admission up to 5.30 pm
- 1 November – 28 February: Admission up to 5.00 pm
How To reach Town Jail Photography Museum by Public Transport
- Bus: Viru
- Light Rail/ Tram: Viru
- By Taxi
- By renting a Car / Bike
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Basic enough museum. Only go if ypure interested in sering old cameras. I liked the gallery featuring photos of dogs! Staff were the usual grumpy standard. 2 euro entry was fine though. Skip it.
I just loved it! Worth a visit ,-)
The place is having collection related to the photographic history of Tallinn. Many early photos and some device. I love photography, but frankly speaking, a bit boring place.
It was by chance that I stumbled upon this museum, but once inside, it was a treat for anyone, like me, interested in photography and the history of the area.
Fotomuuseum Raevanglas on väga hariv ja huvitav. Saab heita pilgu fotograafia ajalukku. Vaatamiseks on välja pandud fotoaparaadid erinevatest ajastutest. Näha saab ka kuulsat spioonikaamerat Minox.