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Kolkja Museum of Old Believers

Address: Ranna tänav 12, Kolkja alevik, Peipsiääre vald, Tartu maakond | Show on map
Mobile phone: (+372) 566 23980
Website: http://www.peipsiaare.ee/category/haridus-ja… External link
E-mail: lillitarakanov@gmail.com
Method of payment: Cash only

You can see the traditional clothes, everyday items, handicrafts, tools, photos, books and many other items associated with the Old Believers.

The Russian Old Believers – starovery – have been following their religious traditions rigorously for more than a 1000 years. There are 11 congregations of Old Believers with approximately 15,000 members in Estonia. The Lake Peipus area – Mustvee, Kallaste, Kolkja, Kasepää, Varnja, Piirissaar – is the main area where Old Believers live.

Times and prices

Is open advance bookings only

Adult: from 3 €
Child: from 1 €
School student: from 1 €
Grupi hind: from 2 €

Exact price to be clarified by service provider.

Languages spoken

  • Estonian
  • Russian
  • German


  • Exhibition
  • Free parking

Additional services

  • Guide service available


  • For children
  • For students
  • For groups


Seminar and conference rooms

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