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Raimond Valgre sculpture

Description: Statue of Raimond Valgre The musician Raimond Valgre who played in Pärnu in 1930s and brought the town a lot of fame, can today be found sitting in the park near Kuursaal, as a bronze statue.

The author of the statue is Rait Pärg. You too can sit down next to the beloved Estonian composer and enjoy his beautiful compositions.

Also be sure to go to the traditional Homage to Valgre musical night that takes place every summer, when Estonian star singers perform Valgre’s immortal songs at the outdoor stage.

Address: Mere pst 22, Pärnu

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Museum New Art

Description: When visiting the numerous art galleries of Pärnu, you can always rely on the Museum of New Art to offer you some exciting and positive surprises with its exhibitions of modern art.

The museum’s collection contains more than 400 works of art and more than 1200 documentaries are kept in its videotheque.

The art centre established by Mark Soosaar is extremely important in the cultural life of Pärnu.

Interesting facts!

The international exhibition of nudes Man and Woman has become a tradition of the museum.

The Pärnu Film Festival where international documentaries compete with each other and new Estonian documentaries are introduced has been held twenty three times now.

Address: Esplanaadi 10, Pärnu
Phone: +372 443 0772
FAX +372 443 0774
E-mail: muuseum@chaplin.ee
Website: www.chaplin.ee