Mõisaküla

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Mõisaküla
Flag of Mõisaküla
Flag
Coat of arms of Mõisaküla
Coat of arms
Country  Estonia
County Viljandimaa lipp.svg Viljandi County
Government
Area
 • Total 2.3 km2 (0.9 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 880
 • Density 470.0/km2 (1,217/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Mõisaküla is a town and a municipality in south-western Estonia, in Viljandi County.

History[edit]

Mõisaküla arose on the fens of Abja manor (mõisa), after which it is named. It became a town in 1 May 1938.

Mõisaküla is the birthplace of Olympic weightlifting medalist Arnold Luhaäär. Luhaäär's medals are currently on permanent display at the Mõisaküla Museum.

Sister cities[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ystävyyskaupungit ja -kunnat". mikkeli.fi. Retrieved 28 April 2014. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 58°05′N 25°11′E / 58.083°N 25.183°E / 58.083; 25.183