The Estonian Drama Theatre

The building of Estonian Drama Theatre is the oldest theatre in Estonia (1910) that has been preserved in its original form. The Nordic Art Nouveau building was designed by architects Nikolai Vassilyev and Aleksei Bubyr from St. Petersburg, whose work was awarded the...

Mu isamaa, mu õnn ja rõõm!

“Mu isamaa, mu õnn ja rõõm” (‘My Fatherland, My Happiness and Joy’; [mu ˈisɑ.mɑː, mu ˈɤnʲˈ jɑ ˈrɤːm]) is the national anthem of Estonia. It was adopted as the national anthem in 1920. The lyrics were written by Johann Voldemar Jannsen and are...

Narva Castle.

The Narva Castle is one of the main attractions of the city. In the seventh decade of the 13th century, the Danes established a castle as a residence for the Danish King’s vice-Regent. The Narva Castle is the most diverse and best preserved defence structure in...