Ownership of Museums:

State:   30

Municipalities, communities:

Private (foundations, associations, etc.):   30




Museum organisations:

National Council of Museums
Kiriku Plats 1,EE-00001 Tallinn
T: +372 6 449 340
F: +372 6 442 094

Association of Estonian Museums
Estonian National Museum
Veski 32, Tartu 51014



Museum magazine:

Published once a year
by the Association of Estonian Museums
Oru t.2,EE-2400 Tartu
T: +372 7 422 022,



Legislation and structure:

The museums (all categories) are administered according to the Estonian Museum law, which state the purpose of museums, gives rules for granting state subsidy, regulations for investigations and other scientific work and regulations for co-operation.