Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn

4.4
#3 of 174 in Museums in Estonia
Packed with works both classic and contemporary, Kumu Art Museum serves as the prime repository for native Estonian artwork. Home to five floors of exhibits and galleries organized by time period, the museum documents Estonian art history from the 18th century to the present. You can explore the museum's exhibits, featuring artists like Ants Laikmaa, Oskar Kallis, and other national greats among the more than 60,000 works housed there. Take a guided tour, which you can book ahead of time, to gain more in-depth knowledge about the history of Estonian art, the history of the museum, or a certain exhibit in particular. Be sure to check the museum's website for frequent traveling exhibitions, temporary displays, and special events. Put Kumu Art Museum into our Tallinn sightseeing planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • I thought I knew a bit about art. But I never imagined such a small country could produce such depth in quality and quantity of artists especially during the years between world war 1 and 2.  more »
  • This museum is certainly a must-see when you're in Tallinn, the building is stunning and whilst you might not like every exhibit they are all thought-provoking and interesting in their own way althoug...  more »
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