The earliest records about the Alu manor date back to 1409. The present grand Neo-Gothic main building was erected in 1862-1875, when the manor was owned by the von Lilienfelds. With its balustrade and corner tower, it bears similarities to a medieval castle. The building was renovated at the beginning of 2000s and now serves as a training centre of the National Defence League.

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Founded: 1862-1875
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Estonia
Historical period: Part of the Russian Empire (Estonia)

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