Paide valli tower [Paide vallitorn]

Paide valli tower [Paide vallitorn]

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In 1265, 30 meter high octagon shaped tower, then called Tall Hermann, was built, later it was named Vallitorn. The tower was destroyed in wars many times, it was first reconstructed in 1895 - 1897. The Soviet soldiers blew up the tower in 1941, it was again reconstructed by the 700th anniversary of the town of Paide, on 23rd of April, 1993, the tower was again opened for guests. #Eesti #Estonia #octagon #Paide #Soviet #torn #tower_castle #Vallitorn
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