Traditio was founded on 9 December, 1998 by Constantin Krylov as his personal project. The server contained information about philosophy, politics, music and literature. It was also used as an electronic library.
On 17 May 2007 the MediaWiki was added to the project.
Nowadays (2012.12.28) Traditio contains nearly 30 000 pages.
Traditio is often compared with Conservapedia and it is considered as it's Russian analogue.