Põltsamaa museum

Põltsamaa museum is located within the walls of the ancient Põltsamaa castle. It gives an overview of the glorious past of the stronghold, town and the parish. You can book guided tours and educational programmes. Museum operates together with Põltsamaa tourist information, where you can buy local souveniers and take free tourism brochures.


From 02.06.2023 castle tower and new museum buildings are open!
Oct-April: Tue-Sun at 10-18; May-Sept: Mon-Sun at 10-18.

We are closed on 20.08.2024. Happy Estonian Independence Restoration Day! 

Joint ticket (access to everywhere: gate house and museum house + castle tower and convent building):Standard ticket 13€
Discount ticket 9€
Family ticket 29€
Museum ticket (gate house and museum house)Standard ticket 8€
Discount ticket 6€
Family ticket 18€
Castle tower and convent buildingStandard ticket 7€
Discount ticket 5€
Family ticket 16€
Guided tours
In the castle and also in the town center and Põltsamaa district.
In Estonian 40 eur/h
In foreign language 50 eur/h

Free entrance:

  • Preschoolers;
  • Orphanage children;
  • Disabled people and their companion (severe and profound disability – free entrance; moderate disability – discount ticket);
  • Repressed people;
  • Military conscripts on the Republic of Estonia wearing a uniform;
  • Employees of Estonian museums;
  • Members of ICOM;
  • Members of Estonian Museums Association;
  • Teachers with a group during a study visit;
  • Journalists withna press card.


Põltsamaa museum

Lossi 1b, 48103 Põltsamaa linn, Põltsamaa vald
+372 775 1390, 529 3307

See the location and detailed contacts here!