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The present Daugavpils Synagogue Kadish was built in 1850 and is located at 38 Cietokšņa Street. It is a corner building of the block in the central part of the city and the facades face Lāčplēša and Cietokšņa Streets.

  • Museum “Jews in Daugapils and Latgale”
  • Museum “Jews in Daugapils and Latgale”
Daugavpils Synagogue
  • Daugavpils Synagogue
  • Daugavpils Synagogue
Museum “Jews in Daugapils and Latgale”
  • Daugavpils Synagogue

Daugavpils Synagogue accommodates the Museum "Jews in Daugavpils and Latgale" (Ebreji Daugavpilī un Latgalē). The exhibition of the museum informs about the life and everyday traditions of Jews in Latgale and Daugavpils since 1935. The exhibition displays the information about the changes in the number of Jews, kindred relations in photos, household and cult objects and different publications, i.e., magazines, calendars and books about the life of Jews in Daugavpils and Latgale.

With guidance of the local tourist guide and regional history student Josifs Ročko each guest of the Daugavpils City and an interested person may visit the synagogue and see the exhibition with learning interesting and moving stories about the local Jewish families, historic aspects of the life of Jews, praying traditions, significance of altar at the synagogue, etc. The entry to exhibition and synagogue is for donations and with previous applying by calling the indicated telephone number or contacting by e-mail.

55"52'13 26"31'15
55.870411, 26.520845
  • Languages spoken: 
    • English
    • Latvian
    • Russian
Services: 
  • Guide service available
  • Seminars and conferences
Amenities and Features: 
  • WC
Working Hours: 

With applying in advance.

Last updated: 27.03.2014

Offers guided tours of the town (In Latvian, German, English, Russian); bicycle rental; booking accommodation in the town and nearest vicinity; canoe rental; canoeing and paddle-boat rides on Dzirnavu Pond; information for tourists.

  • Category: 
    Restaurants

European, Italian and Japanese cuisines. Wide summer terrace on Jomas street.

Services: 
  • Access for disabled people
  • Smoker-friendly
  • WC
  • WiFi Internet
  • Summer terrace
  • Playground for children
  • Working hours: 
    10:00 - 23:00

Apartments "Ores" have been created in approx. 280 years old Tavern building. Historical breath and taste of old Latvian interior style, combined with environmentally friendly and still modern things around you describe our place the best.

In 85 square meters you’ll find a living room, bedroom, fireplace, kitchen and full bathroom, and also nice yard with fireplace outside. We have everything you need for a pleasure and relaxed time in one of the most beautiful places in Latvian – Tervete. You’ll find Tervete Nature Park in only 600m distance, 300m to the Tervete mounds and to one of the most famous Latvian writers Anna Brigadere museum, 200m to get to the ancient Semigallian museum and newly built timber castle.

We can host of to 6 people. Accommodation is an ideal place for families and small groups of people who want to experience the real and healthy recreation and leisure time or host a romantic event.

Services: 
  • Bicycle rental
  • Campfire place
  • Horseback riding
  • Internet
  • Picnic area
  • Place for tents
  • Playgrounds
  • Skiing
  • Sports ground
Ratings:
Member of Rural Tourism Association "Lauku ceļotājs": 
Yes

Riga Tourism Information Centre is located on Town Hall Square in Old Town Riga and it was established on January 1st, 2002 as an institution of Riga City Council. The multifunctional Riga Tourist Information Centre is aimed at promoting the tourism coordination and development of Riga city and providing wholesome information on tourism opportunities in Riga.

Consultations in English, Russian and Latvian on leisure and tourist opportunities, guided tours, tourist routes, bus routes and public transportation in Riga and to other Latvian destinations. Information on the best hotels and reservation on-line.

Town Hall Square Tourist Information Centre (TIC) offers:

  • LIVE RĪGA souvenirs gaining BalticMiles points (find the offer here);
  • online accommodation booking;
  • postcards, stamps and envelopes (there is a mailbox at the TIC);
  • Riga Card, offering free museum entrance, as well as discounts up to 50% for bus tours and guided tours in Old Riga, as well as at hotels, restaurants, entertainment, car rental and other places;
  • Riga public transport electronic ticket (E-TICKET);
  • tickets to various events (BilesuServiss.lv);
  • LuxExpress and SIMPLE international express coach tickets;
  • various excursion tickets (guided tours, bus tours, etc.);
  • guides, books, maps and public transport scheme;
  • O!Karte mobile phone start package, mobile internet cards and “Traveller’s start package”;
  • mobile phone top-up codes (for operators O!Karte, ZeltaZivtiņa, Amigo, Bite);
  • Rīgas Doms concert tickets;
  • BalticTaxi coupons.

Riga Tourism Information Centre (TIC) is located in the Old Riga near Livu Square. It offers free consultations, informative materials, maps and free WiFi.

Consultants provide information on various tourism offers, excursions, tour guides, tourism routes and excursion bus lines, public transport in Riga and possibilities to go to other cities of Latvia. Consultants will suggest suitable hotels and make reservations on-line.

 

In museum there is personal library, memorial rooms with original interior, as well as documental videos about the life of poets. 
The museum offers guided excursions, educational programs and demonstration of documental short films in Latvian, Russian and English, as well as a guided bicycle tour visiting all the life places of Rainis and Aspazija.

Rainis’ plays perfomed by Jūrmala pupils’ theatre are offered for the public in the memorial house.