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St John the Baptist Lutheran Church in Suure-Jaani

Category Historical Attractions, Churches
Järve tn 4, Viljandimaa, 71503
Coordinates 58.533890, 25.468332
GPS: 58° 32' 2" N, 25° 28' 6" E

The church was built between the 13th and 14th centuries and it is one of the oldest medieval churches in Central Estonia with a pseudo-Gothic interior from the 19th century.


A tomb monument (1800) to General Fersen lies the choir. A wheel cross with clothes batlet from the grave of Ratesepa Anne (1598). Painter Johann Köler and the composers Kapp and Mart Saar are buried in the graveyard.


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