You are here

Christmas Battles Museums / "Mangaļi" Farm

The Museum of Christmas Battles at the "Mangaļi" farm is a branch of the War Museum of Latvia which displays an exhibition titled "Latvian Riflemen at Christmas Battles" and a model of the battlefield.

It was close to the Mangaļi farm that the front line ran During World War I and the legendary Christmas Battles took place. The museum features a reconstruction of the first line of German field fortifications, the so-called German Wall, which is the only site of this type in the Baltic.

56.830108, 23.701724
An alternative description

Jelgava district, Valgunde parish, Mangaļi
+371 67228147
+371 28349259
+ 371 67223287
Languages Spoken: 
Admission Fee: 

A guided tour for groups in the museum - LVL 6.05; A group excursion through the Christmas Battles site - LVL 15.25; Group activity "Latvian Riflemen during Christmas Battles" – LVL 15.25

Tourism Object Services: 
Guide service available
Themed events
Tourism Object Features: 
Free parking
Information point
Last updated: