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.

  • Ziemassvētku kauju muzejs "Mangaļu mājas"
  • Ziemassvētku kauju muzejs "Mangaļu mājas"
  • Ziemassvētku kauju muzejs "Mangaļu mājas"

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.

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  • Languages spoken: 
    • English
    • Latvian
    • Russian
  • Creative workshops
  • Exhibitions
  • Guide service available
  • Themed events
Amenities and Features: 
  • Free parking
  • Information point
  • Smoker-friendly
  • WC
Working Hours: 

Monday, Tuesday - closed
Wednesday - Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Guided tours by a prior arangement.

Last updated: 08.09.2014