Käru church

Käru church

Viljandi maantee 6a, Käru alevik, Türi vald, Järva maakond

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This simple but beautiful wooden church, with its Classicist interior, was constructed in 1860.
The altar and pulpit are in pseudo-Gothic style. Did you know…? *Käru church is one of the few remaining wooden churches in Estonia today *Its bell tower dates from 1771 *During the most recent renovations the ball and cross on the tower were gilded *Fascinating historical material has been found within the ball on the church tower *The church regularly hosts concerts

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Getting there

We recommend that you take the train to Käru. The church is 500 metres from the railway station towards the centre of the town.


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

Stops nearby

Bus: Käru
Train: Käru


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Central Estonia heritage

Käru Church (orig. Käru kirik) is one of the oldest church in mainland Estonia. There is opportunity to claim to the tower.

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