The oldest house
of Tallinn is located
in old town on the street, named Catherina passage. Now there is open Dolls
house, which also has a dolls museum. It is well known house with history and
legends and named as the house of Mauritius - a philosopher of the
Middle Ages and prior of Tallinn Dominican Monastery. Also there is known as a house
with ghost. Many witnesses had heard voices and sometimes there
are strange things happened such as, moving dolls and even fall down closet. Employees
of Dolls house insist that this is due to the fact that the world of dolls also
has a different energy. Three years ago, during the house reconstruction after pipes cleaning were found antique dolls
figurines hidden in a box in the fireplace. It is believed that this connection is not
This old house
is also known as a house with wish stairs. The Dominican wall and ghost help to people that wishes come true.
Few years ago residents
and visitors of the Tallinn
could recognized it as old house with figure of the cat on the chimney.
However, in the day of the astrological cat year, the cat, who was standing on
the roof just "stepped" down. Fell to the street and broke into two
pieces. Fortunately, nobody was hurt. Now papier-mache of the cat has looking
at you from the closet in a Doll house.
Tallinn (Estonia), 2013