Alatskivi castle and Driving horse stable 

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A fairy tale castle on the eastern border of Estonia!

After a long period of restoration we welcome you to our castle and offer you a variety of visiting experiences, all according to your wishes! In the castle you can find:

  • Visiting centre. Getting acquainted with the castle as a single family residence, in addition an overview of the history of the castle and its renovation.
  • Eduard Tubin museum.  An honorary guest to the castle is Eduard Tubin, an Estonian composer who was born in this region.
  • Restaurant of Alatskivi Castle. Unforgettable taste experiences from German, Estonian, and Scottish cuisines.
  • Suites of Alatskivi Castle. Special accommodation for up to eight people.

The pre-construction work of the castle began in 1876, in 1880 the corner stone was laid and the completion of the castle was celebrated in 1885. The castle is modelled after the Balmoral castle in Scotland which is a royal residence in the UK. The location of these castles in the nature is also quite similar, both of them are situated in the wild nature. Alatskivi castle is surrounded by ancient park where you can walk, play disc golf or go and discover Alatskivi hiking trail.

  • Open every day
  • From Oktober till April from Tue-Sun 10-16
  • During May Tue-Sun 10-18
  • From June till September Mon-Sun 10-18
  • Other times by prior arrangement

Alatskivi Castle and Driving Horse Stable

  • Ticket 12 EUR
  • For pensioner 9 EUR
  • For student 7 EUR
  • Family ticket 25 EUR
  • Group ticket (15 or more visitors) 10 EUR per person
  • Guided tour in the castle and driving horse stable (in Estonian 40 EUR per group, in English and Russian 55 EUR for group)
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