Selja, Hiiumaa Parish

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Selja is a village in Hiiumaa Parish, Hiiu County in northwestern Estonia.

Selja
Village
Rudolf Tobias' Museum in the house where he was born.
Rudolf Tobias' Museum in the house where he was born.
Selja is located in Estonia
Selja
Selja
Coordinates: 58°49′40″N 22°44′19″E / 58.82778°N 22.73861°E / 58.82778; 22.73861Coordinates: 58°49′40″N 22°44′19″E / 58.82778°N 22.73861°E / 58.82778; 22.73861
Country Estonia
CountyHiiu County
ParishHiiumaa Parish
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

The first Estonian professional composer Rudolf Tobias (1873–1918) was born and spent his early childhood in Selja. His father Johannes Tobias worked there as the parish clerk. Since 1973, a memorial museum operates in Tobias' birth house.