Historic Building in Lake Peipsi

Alatskivi Castle

Signposted off the main Kallaste–Tartu road, Alatskivi Castle channels the Scottish Highlands into a particularly verdant slice of Estonia – its white turrets and stepped baronial-style roofline inspired by the Brit…
Museum in Lake Peipsi

Liiv Museum

This museum is devoted to Juhan Liiv (1864–1913), a celebrated writer, poet and nationalist figure, of sorts. Even if you haven’t heard of him (and let’s face it, if you’re not Estonian, you’re not likely to have), …
Museum in Lake Peipsi

Old Believers Museum

There’s not much in this little private museum in Kolkja village but it’s interesting to read about the seemingly minor liturgical changes that caused such bloodshed. It's tricky to find – turn left at the Estonian …