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Airīte railway station

Airīte railway station

Airīte, Zirņi pag.,Salduse nov.
Former railway station “Airīte” is located in Kurzeme, on the Riga-Liepāja railway line section, between the towns Saldus and Skrunda. The s...
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Aizpute water tower

Aizpute water tower

Atmodas 32C, Aizpute, Latvija
Aizpute water tower with its volume of 90 cubic meters of water may be called the heart of the town, since it supplied drinking water to the...
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Akmeņrags lighthouse

Akmeņrags lighthouse

Sakas nov., Latvija
The first 18 m high lighthouse in Akmeņrags was built in 1864. This is an extraordinary lighthouse in Latvia: it is located at a place, whic...
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Aldaris brewery & beer museum

Aldaris brewery & beer museum

Tvaika iela 44, Rīga, Latvija
Aldara alus darbnīca is the most up-to-date museum of beer in the Baltics and the very first one in Latvia. It is located in the historic ne...
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Āraiši Windmill

Āraiši Windmill

Āraišu vējdzirnavas, Āraiši
Āraiši Windmill was built to suit the needs of Drabeši manor, around mid-19th century. During its first reconstruction, a boulder bearing th...
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Baloži peat railway

Baloži peat railway

Rīgas iela 51, Baloži, Ķekavas novads, Latvija
In the centre of the Medemu peat-bog, between the sand dunes, the peat factory “Baloži” was built shortly after World War II by German priso...
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Bīriņi water tower

Bīriņi water tower

"Bīriņu Pils", Bīriņi, Vidrižu pagasts, Limbažu novads, Latvija
Bīriņi manor ensemble consists of castle building, manager's house, stables, servants' house, water tower, farmers' affairs commission house...
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Cēsis Brewery

Cēsis Brewery

Lenču 9/11, Cēsis
The brewery in Cēsis was built in 1878 and was an integral part of the newly established Cēsis Castle Park. It was a distinct landmark of Cē...
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Cīrava watermill

Cīrava watermill

“Dzirnavas”, Cīrava, Cīravas nov., Latvija
The NGO “Cita Abra” has taken over the management at Cīrava mill – now it is a place of informal education, artist residency and culture cen...
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Eisenstein center for communication in Ķeipene

Eisenstein center for communication in Ķeipene

"Ķeipenes stacija", Ķeipenes pagasts, Ogres novads, Latvija
Ķeipene is deemed the capital of cinema history of Latvia. The station building on the railway line Riga-Ērgļi was built in 1950 and it is t...
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Gulbene Depot

Gulbene Depot

Viestura iela 16G, Gulbene
The former depot tells about its everyday routines, and demonstrates the old locomotives, wagons, and a locomotive turnplate. The manual rai...
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Gulbene–Alūksne Narrow-Gauge Railroad

Gulbene–Alūksne Narrow-Gauge Railroad

Viestura iela 16G, Gulbene
The narrow-gauge railroad line Stukmaņi (Pļaviņas)–Gulbene–Alūksne–Valka was built in the early 20th century. And nowadays a 33 km railroad ...
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Historical Ventspils port workshops

Historical Ventspils port workshops

Riņķa 2, Ventspils
The museum was founded in 1954 as the Open-Air Museum of Sea Fishery. The first boats, residential and farming buildings of the fishermen, a...
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Jaunpils watermill

Jaunpils watermill

"Jaunpils Dzirnavas", Jaunpils, Jaunpils pagasts, Jaunpils novads, Latvija
Jaunpils mill was built in 1802 (1803) during the reign of baron von der Recke. It was once used for grain processing, and has been a sawmil...
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Kalnvēveri Windmill

Kalnvēveri Windmill

Vēveri, Vecpiebalgas pagasts
Kalnvēveri farm was first documented at the end of the 19th century, and the windmill is said to be built around 1880. The mill was operated...
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Karosta water tower

Karosta water tower

Ģenerāļa Baloža 29, Liepāja, Latvija
The tower is a landmark of the historical landscape of the former Liepāja Fortress Naval Town 'Moрской город’ of the Russian Tsar Alexander ...
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Ķoņi Mill

Ķoņi Mill

Ķoņu dzirnavas, Ķoņu pagasts
A mere five kilometers from the Latvian-Estonian border, on the shores of Latvia's Rūja river, stands what was one of the first mechanized p...
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Krīgaļi Mill

Krīgaļi Mill

Krīgaļu dzirnavas, Nītaures pagasts
The watermill was erected on River Mergupe in 1938. According to locals, in 1936 the old master/miller from Riga was granted a credit of fiv...
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Kuldīga industrial heritage tower

Kuldīga industrial heritage tower

Kalpaka 2, Kuldīga, Latvija
Over 70 years, from 60s of the 19th century until 30s of the 20th century, there were four needle factories in Kuldīga – Levinsons & Co Need...
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Laima chocolate museum

Laima chocolate museum

Miera iela 22, Rīga, Latvija
The museum is located in a building, which was designed in 1939 by Stanislav Aloiz Borbal and which is included on the list of industrial he...
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Līgatne Paper Factory Workers' Flat

Līgatne Paper Factory Workers' Flat

Bīvības iela 5-6, Līgatne
Līgatne is the workers' village of the oldest paper-mill in Latvia, and its historical appearance has remained unchanged. Moreover, Līgatne ...
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Limbažu Tīne wool factory

Limbažu Tīne wool factory

Pļavu iela 4, Limbaži, Latvija
The first wool factory was launched in 1876, however, the joint stock company 'Limbažu Tīne' was established in 1914. It is a unique industr...
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Museum of energy

Museum of energy

Andrejostas iela 19, Rīga, Latvija
Permanent and temporary exhibitions are located at a significant place – in Ķegums, on the left bank of Daugava, next to Ķegums hydroelectri...
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Museum of energy - Exhibition in Ķegums

Museum of energy - Exhibition in Ķegums

Ķeguma prospekts 7/9, Ķegums, Latvija
Permanent and temporary exhibitions are located at a significant place – in Ķegums, on the left bank of Daugava, next to Ķegums hydroelectri...
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Oviši ligthouse

Oviši ligthouse

Oviši, Tārgales pag., Ventspils nov., Latvija
Oviši lighthouse in Kurzeme is deemed the eldest working navigational structure in Latvia, built in 1814. The lighthouse tower is 37 m high....
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Piebalga Porcelain Factory

Piebalga Porcelain Factory

"Piensaimnieki", Ineši
The only porcelain factory in Latvia is located in the former dairy building of Vecpiebalga manor. The "White gold" is now among the symb...
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Railroad museum

Railroad museum

Uzvaras bulvāris 2A, Rīga, Latvija
The museum is a unique proof of the history of railway and its development in Latvia. It exhibits the largest-in-Baltics collection of broad...
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Railroad museum Exposition in Jelgava

Railroad museum Exposition in Jelgava

Stacijas iela 3, Jelgava, Latvija
Jelgava Railway junctin is one of the oldest and most important railway junction in Latvia. Traffic on the Riga-Jelgava (Mītava) line was op...
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Rideļi watermill

Rideļi watermill

"Rideļu dzirnavas", Engures pagasts, Engures novads, Latvija
In 1863, due to the lake being connected with the Gulf of Riga, the water level of Lake Engure fell by two metres. Therefore, count Landsdor...
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Riga water supply museum

Riga water supply museum

Sūkņu stacija ‘’Baltezers”, Ādažu novads, Latvija, LV 2164
The museum in Ādaži was launched in 1988, and is among the most significant water-supply museums in Europe. It tells the 400-years’ history ...
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Rūjiena Dairy

Rūjiena Dairy

Upes iela 5, Rūjiena
Built in 1912 to meet the needs of Rūjiena Dairy Farmers' Society due to decreasing flax and grain prices worldwide, which made the farmers ...
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Sigulda water tower

Sigulda water tower

Ausekļa iela 6, Sigulda, Latvija
The water tower (built in 1951) was aimed to supply water to steam locomotives to enable their operation and further journey after the trave...
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Šlītere lighthouse

Šlītere lighthouse

Šlītere, Dundaga, Dundagas nov., Latvija
Šlītere lighhouse is located on the edge of a steep slope of the hills Zilie kalni in Šlītere, 5.3 km off the coastline. It is the second el...
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Užava lighthouse

Užava lighthouse

Užava, Užavas nov., Latvija
The lighthouse is built on a high dune, 28 m above sea level, next to the beach. The tower itself is 19 metres high, but the lighthouse is 4...
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Valdgale windmill

Valdgale windmill

Valdgale, Valdgales pag., Latvija
The boulder windmill was built in approximately 1840. The mill was part of the large Valdgale manor and up until 1921 it belonged to the fam...
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Vijciems Cone Drying Facility

Vijciems Cone Drying Facility

Vijciema čiekurkalte, Vijciema pagasts, Valkas novads
Vijciems was the ideal location for a cone drying facility due to the need for reafforestation as a result of vast forest fires in Northern ...
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Zilaiskalns Water Tower

Zilaiskalns Water Tower

Parka iela 2, Zilaiskalns
Zilaiskalns water tower is an art deco style building, which used to supply water to the peat factory and the village. The tower and its ...
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