Attractions & museums

    Kalev Marzipan Museum Room

    See nearly 200 intricate, marzipan figurines and watch Tallinn's favourite sweet being made in this historic shop-museum-café.

    In the Marzipan room, you'll learn all about Tallinn’s love affair with marzipan. Here you'll find dozens of amazing marzipan creations as well as a marzipan forms belonging to Georg Stude, who founded the shop over a century ago. Children and adults can watch how marzipan figures are hand painted or try their own hand in this craft at a workshop.

    Entrance via Maiasmoka café.

    Tallinn Card holders can collect a small gift at the cafe counter.


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    • Shop also in Balti Jaam Market

      tripadvisor rating 4 of 5
      May 7, 2022 By Heli P

      The Maiasmokk outlet was under renovation in May but there is a third smaller shop at the Balti Jaam market with a good selection too. Kalev still uses some nostalgic chocolate box covers from the... Read more comments

    • Excellent coffee + cake + marzipan experience

      tripadvisor rating 5 of 5
      December 1, 2019 By kmarko

      just few steps from the main square in Tallinn, a charming old coffee house with really good cakes, and a special "marzipan room". Whatever you buy in the latter will be very expensive, but one wall... Read more comments

    • Excellent place for marzipan lovers

      tripadvisor rating 5 of 5
      July 28, 2019 By Keyur M

      really nice marzipans Different shapes Lot of varieties They offer free tasting If you love marzipan do visit There is small area where you can sit and drink and marzipans and other thing s