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The Castle of the Livonian order

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Great reconstructed castle

We dont like castles but this one is really wonderfull reconstruction with lot af artefacts of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martin N
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Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic
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Perfect place for those who is interested on Latvian history. Modern exposiotion, a lot of pictures.

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Edita A
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The curators put much effort in the exhibitions. Nicky done. Just the place itself doesn’t have too much to offer.

Thank Exburn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dont like castles but this one is really wonderfull reconstruction with lot af artefacts of latvian history

Thank Martin N
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Perfect place for those who is interested on Latvian history. Modern exposiotion, a lot of pictures.

Thank Edita A
Reviewed 17 June 2018

When I was told I was visiting a castle I had the idea of one with turrets and arrow slits. This is not like that at all, but it was a very interesting place to visit. We had a guided tour. Very knowledgeable and patient...More

Thank WoodstockJack2013
Reviewed 11 May 2018

It was a very Unique castle with different exciting parts. in one of the part i learned about the History of old Latvia and also i learned that Latvia had a colony in the far past History. nice old decorative objects are also there to...More

Thank shiraziwine
Reviewed 25 November 2017

The most important and unique part of the exhibition focuses on interior parts preserved since different centuries (XIV-XX). This was a really great and deep dive into the history. Otherwise mostly standard history museum, though also good. Unfortunately, not everything was translated into English. Spent...More

Thank Dmitry C
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice and relaxing restaurant with a peaceful atmosphere, quality and traditional food at a price that is affordable yet amazing. Service is professional and friendly... and definitely something I rarely see in other countries. Even the menu is in Latvian plus...More

Thank nocompromise50
Reviewed 21 July 2017

It is an excellent museum which could be an example for the others. We found an exhibit even in the WC!

Thank konvalija
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Very attractive castle. Rich history. Lot of things to see inside. Reccomend for whole family. You can spend here few hours or half a day.

Thank Kauno A
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice castle to visit! Walking dustance. Cheap. The bad thing is that all info is in Latvia language only.

Thank Erik Gbg W
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