The Glehn Castle or manor was established by Nikolai von Glehn on the northern part of the lands of his Jälgimäe Manor to become his new residence. The castle was completed in 1886 and was designed by himself. The castle is surrounded by a park with several buildings like palm house (1900–1910), observatory tower (1910) and sculptures Kalevipoeg (1908), Crocodile (1908), all of those designed by Glehn himself.

After Glehn emigrated to Germany in 1918 the castle was looted and fell into decline. In the 1960s, restoration of the building commenced. The renovated palace was inaugurated on the 24 March 1977.

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Founded: 1886
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Estonia
Historical period: Part of the Russian Empire (Estonia)

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Veiko Aunapuu (8 months ago)
Good stairs to run
Mark Udre (8 months ago)
Nice castle, shame it was rebuilt using soviet taste and methods. Feels a bit empty.
Poornima V (11 months ago)
A cool place for a peaceful atmosphere and hanging out with like-minded people.
Hiruni Gunaratne (11 months ago)
Having my wedding here ❤️❤️
An Me (14 months ago)
Highly recommend
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