ICOM Kyoto 2019

The 25th General Conference of the International Council of Museums (ICOM) has just finished in Kyoto and was a great success! More than 4500 participants from 120 countries and regions gathered here to discuss and exchange ideas and experiences. Estonia was...
Another reason to visit the Baltic region this year!

Another reason to visit the Baltic region this year!

As if you needed another reason to come to Tallinn or Helsinki – two beautiful cities very conveniently connected by a 2-hour ferry ride. Well, if you are interested in orders and decorations, then this year you have just one more – the new exhibition at the National...
Hosting the International Women’s Club of Tallinn

Hosting the International Women’s Club of Tallinn

This Wednesday the Tallinn Museum was host to the wonderful ladies of the International Women’s Club of Tallinn (IWCT). The members of the Club met for their monthly morning coffee event and had a tour of the museum.  Of special interest were the Insignia and history...
The Royal Order of Charles XIII

The Royal Order of Charles XIII

Preamble On the 25-27 May 2018 the Chancery of the Royal Orders Of Knighthood hosted the XII European Conference of Phaleristic Societies in Stockholm. The closing ceremony was held at the magnificent Bååt Palace. The delegates also learned about one of the rarest and...
Finnish Orders and Where to Find Them

Finnish Orders and Where to Find Them

Today Finland is celebrating the 100th Anniversary of its independence, and we would like to congratulate the people of Finland on this momentous occasion! Through its history there have been three different awarding systems used on the territory of Finland. The...