We are open Tues-Sun
Museum park: 10:00-19:00
Horse and cart ridesHorses Amoros and Elbrus take you on a carriage or sleigh ride on Tues-Sun from 11 a.m. to 3.45 p.m.
Horse and carriage rides are not available on January 29-30. We apologize!
More information here.
Mobile App NUMUFree mobile app contains an audio guide for the whole exhibition and an adventurous orienteering game introducing our farms and Estonian history through playful characters. See more here.
Winter seasonThe open air museum does not sleep during the winter season. It is a place to enjoy fresh air in the middle of a historic village. See more about the activities here.
Venu hireEstonian Open Air Museum is a unique village in the capital of Estonia that invites you for a pleasant walk but also offers the possibility to organise all kinds of events. The atmosphere of traditional farm-architecture is perfect for memorable family events, parties, conferences and workshops.
It was believed that candles cast on this day burn with the brightest flame. You can learn about different candle making techniques at the museum farms and get acquainted with Candlemas traditions.
29.09.21 - 22.04.22
The open air museum does not sleep during the winter season. It is a place to enjoy fresh air in the middle of a historic village.
The Estonian Open Air Museum invites everyone to have a good time and explore shrovetide customs. Play outdoor shrovetide games, find out how linen work is done or try sled hill.
Maslenitsa, Russian Pancake Week
Maslenitsa is accompanied by dancing and merrymaking, hearty meals and having fun in the snow.
Areas of activity
Monumental painting in open air museum's nature
From August 2021, Sirje Runge's installation "Great Love / Beautiful Rotting" is open for exploration at the Estonian Open Air Museum and via the web, symbolizing a gesture by which the artist gives up her ten-meter oil painting to nature.Read More