Järva-Madise Church

Albu, Estonia

The church of Järva-Madise was originally built as a fortress-church in the end of 13th century. The present appearance is mostly from the 14th century. The wall paintings, altar and pulpit of Järva-Madise church originate from the Middle Ages, the tradition to burry inside the church is reminded by grave plate hewed in the floor.

You can visit Järva-Madise church in summer months from Friday to Sunday.

Reference: Visit Estonia

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Founded: 13th century
Category: Religious sites in Estonia
Historical period: Danish and Livonian Order (Estonia)

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Leonid Romanov (7 months ago)
A local resident gave me a little tour and told me some facts about this place. Many thanks to him.
Aare Ruubel (9 months ago)
Great church!
Aare Ruubel (9 months ago)
Beautiful church!
Aime Aas (14 months ago)
Old but beautiful church
Arnold Rutto (Apsny) (15 months ago)
Very interesting church. (The church's history plaque could be out, didn't identify it anywhere) interesting windows and the cemetery next door.
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