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Tallinna Linnamüür

A section of Tallinn's medieval city wall seen from both extremities.

Photo of Tallinn's city wall taken from Toompea
Tallinn's city wall seen from Toompea, with Oleviste church in the background.
Photo of Tallinn's city wall taken from Oleviste church
Tallinn's city wall seen from Oleviste church.

Tallinn's city wall originally had a length of 2.35 kilometers and comprised 46 wall and gate towers. Large sections of the medieval city wall still stand today including 26 of the defensive towers. Each tower has a name.

A few more views of this section of the Tallinn city wall:

Photo of Tallinn's city wall taken from Toompea at night
Tallinn's city wall seen from Toompea at night
Photo of Tallinn's city wall taken from Toompea in winter
Tallinn's city wall seen from Toompea in winter

Location: 59°26'26"N 24°44'35"E on: Google Maps, OpenStreetMap, Maa Amet.

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