Guided Tours

The history of Narva castle

Tour through the castle complex: big Western yard, Northern yard, defensive wall, Stone hall, south-eastern tower (Rondel), south-western corner tower, castle halls. The history of Narva Castle’s creation and development is narrated.
Duration: 2 hours.
Price: €40 + ticket

City tours

Narva history

The tour the town’s historical sights: churches, bastions, Dark garden and Town hall. Some of the sights exist now only in memories.
Duration: 1,5 hours
Walking tour – max 25 people.
Price: 50 EUR

Northern war memorials and battlefields in Narva

The tour of the Northern War battlefields of 1700 and 1704.
Duration: 1,5 hours
Walking tour – max 25 people.
Price: 50 EUR

Krenholm - gem of industrial architecture

During the tour Krenholm industrial area, i.e. Krenholm manufacture’s mills, hospital, baracks for workers, is shown.
Duration: 1,5 hours
Walking tour – max 25 people.
Price: 30 euros

Bastion ring

Introduction to Narva bastions and visit to Gloria bastion casemates.
Duration: 1,5 hours
Walking tour – max 25 people.
Price: 50 eur (busstour or walking tour).

Interactive tours

Old Narva legends

An exciting evening trip is the perfect opportunity to hear the old castle legends. The bravest will participate in an accolade ceremony. In the end everyone will enjoy a glass of wine in front of the fireplace.
Duration: 1,5 hours.
Price: €200 (group up to 25 people, if group is more than 25 people – additionally €10 for every person exceeding 25)

One day in knight's life

During this fascinating excursion you will be carried back into the past and will get view about life of knights. You will become a participant of the meeting of Convention and will study “knights school”. Battle of knights and medieval dances, competitions and duels will be offered to you during this excursion. All that to help you reveal force and will, courage and intellect! Ceremony of knighting and lots of other pleasant surprises!
Duration: 1,5 hours.
Group max. 30 people.
Price: €160 (group up to 20 people, if group is more than 20 people – additionally €8 for every person exceeding 20), €200 with snacks (group up to 20 people, if group is more than 20 people – additionally €10 for every person exceeding 20)

Early Modern Period Town Dweller

The tour begins in the Northern Yard- – 17th century craftsmen center. Visitors can try on historical costumes, taste traditional food and learn more about the life of the city in the 17th century and about craftsmen routine. tour ends in the castle.
Duration — 2 hours.
Price: €25 + ticket
NB! Only summer period

Museum programs

Ancient castle treasures

Program for those, who seek adventures! We dare you to find a treasure hidden on the territory of the castle.
Duration — 2 hours.
Price: €17 + ticket
NB!Only summer period

Dwarfs’ school

Christmas legends. Conversations near a fireplace. Christmas presents making workshop.
NB! Only in winter



We are offering a range of interactive activities which involve both gaining knowledge and practical skills connected with various handicraft techniques and handmade products from candle to gunpowder. Duration of one workshop — 20 minutes.
Cost given per person.

Making brooches — €4 (group of 5–10 ppl)
Making candles — €4 (group of 5–10 ppl)
Braiding belts — €2 (group of 5–15 ppl)
Engraving in the grattage technique — €4 (group of 5–25 ppl)
Making doll talisman — €2 (group of 5–25 ppl)
Preparation of flavored tea — €2 (group of 5–25 ppl)
Processing of flax — €2 (group of 5–25 ppl)
Making gunpowder and firing cannon — €7 (per group till 50 ppl)

To enjoy a workshop please place an order at least one week before by calling  (+372) 35 99233 or (+372) 35 99245 or by emailing If a guide is available, we will gladly provide the service the same day. Workshops are available in Estonian, Russian and English, the availability of other languages should be negotiated beforehand.
In case of being late, please call  (+372) 35 99233 or (+372) 35 99245, otherwise guide waits up to 20 minutes.

Life events


For many years Narva Castle was being just a witness of joining loving hearts by lawful bonds of marriage. Earlier the museum was offering only to rent its premises’ for wedding ceremony, today we offer a wedding package which includes the following services for your choice:
– greeting of newlyweds according to Old Russian traditions or dressed in costumes of any era;
– registration conducted by an official, by notary or as a wedding ceremony’s simulation based on old rites of the border region with employees of the museum in the castle as well as on its territory;
– Russian and Estonian folk dances and folk games with identical rules;
– banquet;
– ritual of fastening of leaves to the Wedding-tree or a “Strengthen your marriage!” ceremony with blacksmith’s participation.

INFO: Lidia Kulikova, tel 35 99230,