The Ethnographic Open-Air Museum of Latvia in Riga 2 613
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The Ethnographic Open-Air Museum of Latvia is located in the north-east suburb of Riga. It was opened in 1924.
There are 118 buildings from different parts of Latvia in the museum: a mill, a church, peasants houses and workshops. Excursions for groups up to 30 persons are held at the museum (it is better to book an excursion in advance).
Every August a craft fair is held at the museum.
Please check the working hours on the official website.
Photos from the Ethnographic Museum, located at Brīvības gatve 440. The museum was founded in 1924, it is located on the shores of Juglas Lake, on the outskirts of Riga. There are located 118 residential, commercial, public wooden houses built in 17-20 centuries in different historical areas in Latvia.
Photos from the traditional summer fair at the Ethnographic Museum in Riga. Fair is held every year on the first weekend of summer at the Ethnographic open-air Museum. It attracts over 30 thousand visitors and involves the best artists from all over Latvia.
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