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“Forest by the lake.. and it`s a Museum”

Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum
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US$117.69*
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Ranked #15 of 324 things to do in Riga
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Opens at 10 am, no need to rush. Great collection of period wooden structures with lots of furniture,utensils, tools, well tended house gardens, staff dressed up, some folk music & dancing - all welcome to join in. Snack point, toilets,forest, lake. Note the matchstick mobiles made by bored attendants. Wonderful place to spend a few hours or even half a day !

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

It is always nice to get back to Latvian Ethnographic Open air museum - no matter if there is any special event taking place or not - you can just walk in the the nature, look all around the old buildings, get the feeling, swim in a warm summer day, have a nice meal and get away from the city!!!

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Reviewed 24 July 2016

This was such an interesting place to visit. It's such a large park, and you can just walk the woods for hours if you wanted. The buildings were great and the weather was perfect. I would recommend going if you love nature and history!

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

It covers an extensive area of natural parkland,with recreated old buildings from several historical districts of Latvia a highlight.Lunch at the museum restaurant was good with welcoming staff.Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

I like to discover new countries. Usually I'm riding a sity tour by myself, but of course one of the best way - to visit the open air museum. There is such opportunity to know the history and culture of real Latvia. Strongly recomended!!!

Thank Sergei B
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