Puraviku windmill smithy

This Dutch-style six-storey slate windmill was constructed in 1815.
Come and see whether you can lift a blacksmith’s hammer! Here, you can discover the secrets of a blacksmith's trade and buy newly made ironwork. All wrought iron items are custom-made according to the requests of the clients by old methods of ironworking or contemporary possibilities.

In the winter, the smithy organizes ironwork workshops.

Good to know:
* In 2008, Puraviku windmill received new wings.
* Mill smiths work in the windmill.
* The nearby Artur's Inn is the perfect place to grab something to eat and drink.

We are on the National Registry of Cultural Monuments.

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Features and amenities

Getting there

The Puraviku windmill is situated by the Tallinn-Türi highway, 6 km outside of Rapla.


  • Signposted
  • By public transport
  • By car
  • Sealed access road
  • By excursion bus

Stops nearby

Bus: Öökulli
Train: Rapla

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