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Memories are alive

The National Archives of Estonia is a place online and offline, where everyone can come and learn about our past. Our reading rooms in archival buildings are open, and you can browse over half a million digitized volumes online. We are also hosting exhibitions, workshops and entertaining tours. Come visit!

On Tuesday, May 28th, the Tartu reading room is closed due to renovation works. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Arkaader - discover Estonian film heritage

Arkaader is a portal for Estonia’s film heritage, containing feature films, documentaries, animated films, and newsreels, making it easy and interesting to (re)discover our visual memory.
Arkaader is a joint project of the Estonian Film Institute and the National Archives of Estonia.

Enter Arkaader
Pilt Viimsest Reliikviast

Exhibitions in Tallinn and Tartu

TUNA - history magazine from 1998