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Photo by: Kumu Art Museum

Photo by: Kumu Art Museum

Photo by: Kumu Art Museum

Photo by: Kumu Art Museum

Photo by: Helen Melesk

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

4.5

based on 954 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

Information

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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

"Comprehensive insight into classical-modern Estonian art"

4.5

April 19, 2019, by kr0elle

KuMu‘s permanent exhibition gives a comprehensive depiction of Estonian art since the 18th century. Particular emphasis is put on the soviet era which is quite interesting from a Western European... Read more

"Its a decent museum but even better its in Kadriorg park"

4.5

April 19, 2019, by Benjamin B

Its a decent museum but even better its in Kadriorg park. Admission is a reasonable 8 Euros. There is cafe that has pretty good food and has lunch specials. Combined with visiting Kadriorg park it... Read more

"Worth a visit"

4.5

April 18, 2019, by Epsomsalts10

We visited during a trip to the park. We chose to visit this museum as we wanted to see Estonian art rather than Flemish etc. The gallery is well laid out and if you’re not a fan of the sort of... Read more

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