Entry to the Rummu Quarry
How can I visit Rummu quarry when the gates are closed and the season is over?
Everything is possible in Rummu! If you wish to visit us out-of-season (between 1st September 2021 until 31st May 2022), then please buy online ticket according to the number of visitors and call us. We will open the gate for you. You can buy the ticket from here.
Can I visit the Quarry throughout the year?
The year 2022 season at Rummu starts on June 1st and ends on August 31st. If weather permits, we will open the gates in May and will extend the season to September. For out-of-season visits, please call or write us.
Is there an entrance fee?
Yes there is (buy ticket here). You can buy out-of-season ticket from our website. During the season you can pay by card or cash at the gate.
Why should I buy a ticket?
We will reinvest the money from ticket sales to develop the Quarry further, so that all visitors will be able to enjoy their time here, a clean beach, use restrooms, visit the café, hike to the ash-mountain and keep the territory clean.
Visiting Rummu Quarry
Can you swim in the Quarry?
You can swim in the Quarry on your own responsibility. Please stay inside the designated swimming area. It is strictly forbidden to climb or jump off the structures in the lake.
Can you climb the mountain?
You can climb the mountain on your own responsibility. Please note that the mountain has no guard-rails and the slopes are steep. Please be extremely cautious when taking pictures and while on top of the mountain.
Can I take my dog to the Quarry and the Murru prison tour?
Yes, you can take your dog, on a lead, to the Rummu Quarry and the Murru Prison tour.
Can I use a restroom on the Quarry territory?
Yes. During the season we have four toilets next to the summer café- During out-of-season the toilets do not function. Please do not try to enter and break the doors if they are locked.
Do you sort trash?
Yes. Recycling bins are located next to the café and you can dispose of any trash in the respective bins.
Can I drink water from the taps next to the restrooms?
Water coming from the tap is not drinking-safe. Please bring your water with you or buy it at the café.
Visiting Murru prison
How can I visit Murru prison?
The prison has regular guided tours during summer season. You can choose between an in person tour or a tour with an audio guide. The duration of both tours is approximately 1.5 hours.
What if I want to have a tour of the Murru prison with family/friends/colleagues?
We are very happy if you want to enjoy the tour with your own group. Write to us and we will find a suitable time and solution for your private tour.
Can I just walk around the Murru prison territory without a guided tour?
Access to the Murru prison territory is only allowed with a guide or an audio guide. The territory is big and has a variety of buildings and structures. Many of them are derelict and neglected prison buildings not safe for walking around alone.