Peipsimaa Visitor Centre – a gateway to Lake Peipus Area

The Peipsimaa Visitor Centre is located at the heart of the Lake Peipus Area in a historical one-street village of Russian Old Believers situating in Kolkja village, Tartu County. The centre is located at a former house of Russian Old Believers built at the end of the 19th century.


29.05.2016 - 31.07.2016 every day 11:00-18:00

1.08-28.08 Wednesday to Sunday 11:00-18:00

29.08-11.09 Saturday and Sunday   11:00-18:00

+372 556 39398

To make discovering the area a more eventful, active and heart-warming experience, the Peipsimaa Visitor Centre offers:

The centre is active in the entire Lake Peipus Area – it supports the traditional handicraft and lifestyle of the Russian Old Believers. The Peipsimaa
Visitor Centre is founded by the non-profit association MTÜ Piiri Peal.

The purpose of the Peipsimaa Visitor Centre is to keep the local traditional handicraft skills alive and to develop the unique area of Russian Old Believers as a tourist destination.