Kuressaare Castle (Estonia)

Saaremaa     See list of castles in Estonia

The Episcopal Castle of Kuressaare, also known as the Kuressaare Castle, was built in the 14th century. Today, the castle houses Saaremaa Museum with its permanent exhibition and several temporary exhibitions.
The construction of the convent of Kuressaare Episcopal Castle is the only surviving medieval fortification in the Baltic countries that has not been significantly rebuilt. In addition to the aesthetic pleasure that the elegant, dignified and magnificent architecture offers a visit to the castle it allows you to explore the local history through immediate experience and feel the breath of the Middle Ages.

Images of the castle

Castles in Estonia

Useful infos

Latitude: 58.2467626
Longitude: 22.4792082
See the map
See the images

Map of Kuressaare Castle