Estonian Open Air Museum 60
Estonian Open Air Museum was founded on May 22, 1957. In May 2017, the Estonian Open Air Museum is celebrating its 60th birthday. Come and celebrate with us!
Opening event of birthday month is SPRING FAIR.
Summer season events:
May 20 – Night of Museums
May 28 – Anniversary concert of Maido Saar
June 23 – Midsummer Eve
August 20 – Day of Farm Horticulture History and Green Fair
September 17 – Day of Estonian Bread and Autumn Fair
September 29 – Michaelmas
On the first Saturday of every month different ethnic minorities living in Estonia introduce their music, dance, art and cuisine.
May 6 – Day of Music and Dance
June 3 – Day of Movies
August 5 – Day of Canning
September 2 – Day of Languages
Estonian Open Air Museum invites everyone to weave a few rows on a loom for a
100 meter long rag carpet that will be a present for the 100th birthday
of the Republic of Estonia. The colors and patterns of the carpet symbolize the
107 historical parishes of Estonia. There will be carpet materials and a pattern
description ready at Kolu Inn. Everyone’s contribution is worth a great deal!
NEW! Mobile app of Estonian Open Air Museum
The app contains an audio guide for the whole exhibition and two adventurous orienteering games introducing our farms and Estonian history through playful characters.