+372 505 9768 info@rummu.ee

RUMMU Quarry and Murru Prison

If you wish to visit us out-of-season, we are happy to welcome you! Please buy tickets online and once you are at the gate, give us a call!

It is not allowed (because dangerous) to walk on frozen lake!

If you would like to visit Murru prison, you can take an audio-guided tour! Please buy the ticket online and call us! We will let you in and you can enjoy the tour! Everything is possible in Rummu! Welcome to Rummu!

Welcome to Rummu!

Next season starts on 1 June 2022

Quarry and Mountain

From 1st June 2022 we are open every day from 10am until 9pm. Discover the unique lagoon, underwater buildings and trees, seikle veepargis  and hike around the hill.


Prison tours

Tours of the Murru prison and surrounding area with a local guide or accompanied by an audio guide. You will experience what really took place in the prison territory and inside its buildings. Write us if you would like to have a tour!

Beach café

Beach café at the lagoon offers refreshing drinks, ice cream and selection of different snacks and sunscreen. Take a look at our open library as well.

A prison that still lives

Private prison tours with our local prison guides and audio guided tours on Murru prison territory

Rummu quarry and Murru prison off season activities!

We are so glad to hear that you would like to visit us off season.

To visit Rummu quarry, please buy the off season day ticket and you can walk around the territory, admire the blue lagoon, hike up to the hill and enjoy the new street art paintings on the walls and buildings. And to visit Murru prison whenever the time is good for you, please buy the off season audio guided tour ticket.

These solutions are created to give opportunities to all our visitors to visit us whenever it is suitable for you, with your own group of people and following all the rules and regulations.

If you have any suggestions, comments, proposals or if you would like to organize your own event on our territory, please write to us to info@rummu.ee.

We are working on next season and of course we are making plans for the holiday season surprises!

Visitor impressions

Did you visit the Quarry or the prison? How was it?

You will get an in depth overview of prison life in Murru in the 1990s. Incredible stories of smuggling, lavatories, and in-prison relations.
Prison official
20-years of experience working in the Murru prison
Hear and feel what life was like in this prison, as well as gain a strong understanding what it meant to survive in a prison environment at the time and what is life like in an Estonian prison today.
Prison official
26-years of experience in prisons
With an audio guide you are free to discover the waypoints and you will hear stories told by prisoners who once served in Murru prison. An experience to be savored!
Stories from former prisoners.

“It’s about the journey”

In Rummu during the time of viruses

To give you and all our other visitors an amazing experience in Rummu, please follow the regulations to keep the virus away.

Please wash and disinfect your hands, wear a mask indoors, keep distance with other visitors and when you join the tour, please provide your Covid-19 vaccination certificate. If you feel sick, please stay home and come to visit us when you are healthy.

If you have additional questions, please write to us at info@rummu.ee.

Read more information about the safety label from EAS webpage

The prison was established on January 1st, 1938 and closed on January 1st 2013

Sights of the prison and the Quarry, 2021

Contact us

The greatest risk is not to risk at all


Haapsalu mnt 13
Rummu, 76102
Harju maakond


+372 505 9768



2022 season

Open June 1st until August 31st
everyday 10 am - 9 pm