Mustvee Lutheran Church

Mustvee, Estonia

The Lutheran church of Mustvee was completed in 1880. The Neo-gothic church was designed by J. Maasi. The original interior was destroyed by fire in 1939.

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Founded: 1880
Category: Religious sites in Estonia
Historical period: Part of the Russian Empire (Estonia)

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