Rannu St Martin’s Church of the Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church

Neemisküla, Elva vald, Tartu maakond


The church dedicated to St. Martin is located on the Estonian Pilgrim Route, which starts from Pirita Monastery and ends at the Vana-Vastseliina Episcopal Castle. There is also a prayer bench in the churchyard.
Come and see one of the oldest parish churches in Estonia. You can also can go to the spire, which offers a unique view of the beautiful Lake Võrtsjärv and the surroundings.
Good to know:
• The Church participates in the Wayfarers Churches and the Night of Churches projects.
• The night battle from the feature film Names on a Marble Slab (2002) was filmed in Rannu Church garden.
You can visit the church on Sundays during the service or by prior arrangement.

Times and prices
Open all year round

Is open advance bookings only

Features and amenities
Getting there

The church is located 33 km from Tartu (Tartu–Viljandi–Kilingi-Nõmme maantee / road No. 92) by Lake Võrtsjärv.

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