Classical Music in Tallinn

Estonia Concert Hall

The city’s biggest classical concerts are held in this double-barrelled venue. It’s Tallinn’s most prestigious performance venue and houses the Estonian National Opera and Ballet (www.opera.ee), and the Estonian Nat…
Cinema in Võru

Võru Kannel

The garden behind this cultural centre hosts occasional concerts and folk festivals, while the centre itself acts as the town’s cinema and theatre. Check with the tourist office to see if anything’s on while you’re …
Theatre in Pärnu

Endla Theatre

Pärnu’s best theatre stages a wide range of performances (usually in Estonian). It also houses an art gallery, a jazz club and an open-air cafe.
Theatre in Tartu

Vanemuine Theatre & Concert Hall

Named after the ancient Estonian song god, this venue hosts an array of theatrical and musical performances. It also puts on shows at its small stage and Sadamateater. The latter has a prime location on the banks of…
Live Music in Viljandi

Traditional Music Centre

Viljandi’s reputation as Estonia’s folk-music capital was cemented with the opening of this very un-folksy modern centre in 2007. As well as being a place for study, it has two state-of-the-art concert halls and an …
Theatre in Tallinn

Tallinn City Theatre

Tallinn's most beloved theatre company performs on seven stages scattered around its main building in Lai St, including a summer stage at the rear. Tickets can be hard to come by.
Cinema in Tallinn

Kino Sõprus

Set in a magnificent Stalin-era theatre (be sure to check out the reliefs on the facade), this cinema screens an excellent repertoire of art-house films.
Basketball in Tallinn

Saku Suurhall

Basketball ranks as one of Estonia’s most passionately watched games, and the big games are held in this arena, west of the centre.
Football in Tallinn

A Le Coq Arena

About 1.5km southwest of town, this arena is home to the national squad and Tallinn’s football team FC Flora (www.fcflora.ee).
Cinema in Tallinn


Inside the Solaris Centre but somewhat tricky to find, this art-house cinema shows European, local and independent productions.