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The courtyard of the Episcopal castle of Haapsalu is open daily at 7-24. Free of charge.
Opened are Main Gate, Garden Gate and South Gate.


The convent building of Haapsalu Episcopal castle –
a stronghold-dwelling of bishops and clerics
from the 13th century


On the first floor:
The photo exhibition "Castle walls speak. Photos on architekture" by Tõnis Padu, medieval schoolroom, collection of medieval arms and ashlars, single-nave Dome Church with the incredible acoustics, baptistery with the White Lady window, King’s Chamber.

On the cellar floor:
White Lady's prison. 

On the second floor:
Laboratory of alchemy and hospital.

In the Clock-Tower:
The photo exhibition “Echo of ding-dong” on the 1st floor, the 17th-century clock and its framework on the 2nd floor, three working clocks in the framework and the view across the city on the 3rd floor – ringing of bells in every quarter, half and full hour, beautiful glockenspiel at 12 o’clock. 

Buffet on the terrace:
Cold and warm drinks, salty and sweet snacks. 

Summer season May  - September opening hours:

Open:
May 1–  September 30 at 10-18


Ticket:  4 EUR
Free for preschoolers (till 8 years)
1 EUR  – pupils of Läänemaa schools
3 EUR  – pupils, students, pensioners 
10EUR  – family ticket
-10% group discount (free for guide(s))

Additional services:
Museum with audioguide (EST, RUS, FIN, ENG, FRA, ESP, GER):
2 EUR
 

Additional services with advance order:
Organ concert in the Dome Church (20min):  50 EUR

Guiding (RUS, FIN, SWE, ENG, GER):1h - 60 EUR


Contakt: Marika Peberg, 5184664


NB!
- respect the peace during the services when visiting the church
- there is a parking lot for cars and buses in front of the Main Gate of the Episcopal castle
- WC is open during summer season
- Wifi provided during summer season
- catering is available during summer season
- money transfers for payments are accepted with prior notice
- bank cards can be used for payments during summer season

Winter season October 1  – April 30

Visiting the rooms of the Convent Building are arranged by advance orders (recommended number of people at least 10 with 2-day notice)


 


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