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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

4.5

based on 928 reviews

Location (map)

A. Weizenbergi tn 34, Tallinn

Kadriorg

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Distance from:

Airport

5km

Harbour

3.7km

Train station

4.50km

Bus station

2.50km

Open/ Available

Thu 10-20, Tue-Wed, Fri-Sun 10-18

Fees

Ticket 8.00€
Child ticket 6.00€
Family ticket 16.00€
Free with Tallinn Card

Contact

kumu@ekm.ee

+372 602 6001

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Child-friendly

 

WiFi area

 

Accessibility

Fully accessible
  • no step
  • treshold up to 2,5 cm
  • ramp gradient max 10%
  • doors width at least 70 cm
5% 70m
Steep ramp
  • indication of gradient expressed in percent on the symbol
  • ramp lenght in meters
WC / toilet for disabled users
  • wheelchair sign on WC door
  • fully accessible
  • meets international standards
4 125m
Parking place for disabled
  • car park with spaces reserved for disabled
  • number of places above the symbol
  • distance from car park to entrance in meters
Elevator
  • accessible for wheelchair user
  • min dimensions of the lift are: depth 140 cm, width 110 cm, door 80 cm

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There are 4 access options: 1) From below, from Weizenbergi Street, where there is a parking lot for the disabled on Mäekalda Street, with a 70 m ramp to the museum. 2) From the Valge Street parking lot above, with a descent path via a very long (350 m) and indented ramp; 3) Using a disability-accessible taxi, coming via the Laagna Tee Road up to the main entrance of the Kumu; 4) Using the lift to get from Valge Street to the yard. There are 2 lifts in the museum itself: 1) a small lift that fits 2 wheelchairs; 2) the larger service elevator with room for approximately 10 wheelchairs. To use the service lift, please ask the security guard. The service counter in the foyer and the library are quite high (110 cm). There are 2 wheelchairs available for borrowing.

By far the nation's largest and most cutting-edge art museum, Kumu displays Estonian-created works from the 18th-21st centuries.

A must-see for culture creatures, Kumu, the main building of Art Museum of Estonia, serves both as Estonia's national gallery and as a centre for contemporary art.

The complex itself is a work of art - it was opened in 2006 after nearly a decade of planning and construction, and is considered a modern architectural masterpiece. Curves and sharp edges mark out the copper and limestone structure, which is built into the side of a limestone cliff.

Kumu's exhibition aims to appeal to diverse audiences. Exhibitions display both classical and contemporary art and everything in between. The programme features art from the 18th century until today, Estonian art until the Second World War, art of the Soviet era and temporary exhibitions of contemporary art. 
In 2008, the European Museum Forum, which operates under the auspices of the Council of Europe, awarded Kumu the title of 'European Museum of the Year'.

Entrance is free with Tallinn Card.

Location (map)

A. Weizenbergi tn 34, Tallinn

Kadriorg

More

Distance from:

Airport

5km

Harbour

3.7km

Train station

4.50km

Bus station

2.50km

Open/ Available

Thu 10-20, Tue-Wed, Fri-Sun 10-18

Fees

Ticket 8.00€
Child ticket 6.00€
Family ticket 16.00€
Free with Tallinn Card

Contact

kumu@ekm.ee

+372 602 6001

Information

More

Child-friendly

 

WiFi area

 

Accessibility

Fully accessible
  • no step
  • treshold up to 2,5 cm
  • ramp gradient max 10%
  • doors width at least 70 cm
5% 70m
Steep ramp
  • indication of gradient expressed in percent on the symbol
  • ramp lenght in meters
WC / toilet for disabled users
  • wheelchair sign on WC door
  • fully accessible
  • meets international standards
4 125m
Parking place for disabled
  • car park with spaces reserved for disabled
  • number of places above the symbol
  • distance from car park to entrance in meters
Elevator
  • accessible for wheelchair user
  • min dimensions of the lift are: depth 140 cm, width 110 cm, door 80 cm

More

There are 4 access options: 1) From below, from Weizenbergi Street, where there is a parking lot for the disabled on Mäekalda Street, with a 70 m ramp to the museum. 2) From the Valge Street parking lot above, with a descent path via a very long (350 m) and indented ramp; 3) Using a disability-accessible taxi, coming via the Laagna Tee Road up to the main entrance of the Kumu; 4) Using the lift to get from Valge Street to the yard. There are 2 lifts in the museum itself: 1) a small lift that fits 2 wheelchairs; 2) the larger service elevator with room for approximately 10 wheelchairs. To use the service lift, please ask the security guard. The service counter in the foyer and the library are quite high (110 cm). There are 2 wheelchairs available for borrowing.

TripAdvisor® Traveler Reviews

"very interesting building"

4.5

December 12, 2018, by hkallia84

it is a very interesting building, but it is a bit far from the city. the collection in interesting. it has a small shop. It is ok/ Read more

"A Visit to the Fabulous Kumu Art Museum"

4.5

December 11, 2018, by Shenapavalley

We had a wonderful experience visiting the Kumu Art Museum in Tallinn, Estonia. The Soviet Era exhibition was especially interesting. We highly recommend it. Wonderful architecture, as well... Read more

"Rude soviet style staff"

4.5

December 11, 2018, by sonjadahlgren

The museum is not bad and the building is impressive but the staff is unbelievably rude. Its like they seriously disliked tourists! Read more

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