Maslenitsa, Russian Pancake Week
18.12.21 - 19.12.21
Christmas in the Estonian village
In the Christmas Village at the Estonian Open Air Museum, you can explore the Christmas traditions of our ancestors and certainly learn a lot.
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.