Where our history lives on!

VEMU - Museum of Estonians Abroad

Cooking with Susi: the recipes of pirukad are available here
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Hours: Tuesday & Thursay 10.00 am - 3.00 pm.

The exhibition can also be visited during public events at VEMU/Estonian Studies Centre or by booking an appointment with Piret Noorhani.



VEMU/Estonian Studies Centre collecting contest


70 Years from the Mass Exodus 


Dedicated to the Mass Exodus of 1944


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Escape-themed stories, about fleeing
Estonia, the escape routes taken,
arriving in new countries and the life 
there, as well as any subsequent
moves prior to arriving in Canada
- written memoirs, audio or video files
- items found in home archives:
diaries, letters, documents, photos,
objects etc.
Deadline for submissions: February 1st, 2015
Submit to: VEMU/Estonian Studies Centre, 310 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 1W4

Monetary and book awards for the best works!

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Info: Piret Noorhani, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , t. 416 925 9405
Where Our History Lives On!  

More information here.

Kogu Me Lugu

KML märts üleskutse FB-2This year marks the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Tallinn, Tartu, Narva and Pärnu by Soviet air forces, and 65 years from the March deportations. Kogu Me Lugu invites all people to share their stories to commemorate those tragic events. 

Kogu Me Lugu is an initiative to gather and share family stories of people in and from Estonia, in order to study them and share them with future generations. The stories can be easily sent via the Kogu Me Lugu website by filling out the form here

Kogu Me Lugu unites various organizations in Estonia and abroad in collecting and investigating the historical memories of Estonian people. The collected memories and related materials will be used for developing a comprehensive database and educational materials on the history of Estonia and the other Baltic States under totalitarian regimes.

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