St Paul’s Lutheran Church in Viljandi

Kiriku 3, Viljandi, Viljandimaa   

Built: 1866

A tall redbrick church with a pseudo-gothic interior. Altarpiece „Christ on the cross“ (Carl Andrea, 1866) comes from Dresden, the newly restored huge chandelier from Nuremberg (XIX). Estonia’s biggest mechanical tracker action organ (Guido Knauf, 1866), a memorial stone to those perished in the shipwreck of the ferry „Estonia“ (Peeter Leinbock, 1994). A one-room museum dedicated to the pastor and politician Jaan Lattik.