March 27, 2017

KGB and Soviet Era Tour

About the tour

Tallinn medieval Old Town may look picturesque and call to mind Disneyland for some people, yet harbor some dark memories even from a relatively recent past. Some houses that look perfectly innocent and beautiful have history of repression and violence.

If you are interested in more than just the medieval history of the city and want to learn about the days under Soviet rule, when KGB was spreading like cancer in Old Town, join our Old Town KGB and Soviet era tour. You’ll find out about the more sinister side of history in the 20th century, why Estonians maintain that they were occupied and annexed back in 1940, what exactly happened in 1939 and 1940, what are the places in Old Town where the Soviet power was most visible and invisible, and also about some secrets many locals do not know about themselves.

Pricing and info

This tour is a private tour will take about 1.5 hours.

Tickets are 15€ per person with a minimum fee of 45€.
We have discounts for bigger groups, students and children. Contact us for a quote.

Available in English, Finnish and Estonian.