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24th September - Cocktail at the Museum of the History of Rīga and Navigation


The Museum of the History of Rīga and Navigation is the oldest in Latvia and the whole of the Baltics, and one of the oldest in Europe. The Museum is situated in Old Town, in a remarkable architectural monument of the 13th– 20th centuries – the ensemble of the Rīga Cathedral.

The history of the Museum dates back to the 18th century. The rich and diverse collections of the Museum originated from an art and natural sciences collection of Nikolaus von Himsel (1729–1764), a Rīga doctor.

Today the Museum collections number more than 500 000 items, systematised in about 80 collections.

 

4 Palasta Street, MAP

http://www.rigamuz.lv/km/index.php
 

25th September – Dinner at the Small Guild

The Small Guild house was built in 1866 as a location place of rooms for crafts-corporations, ceremonies and representations. Nowdays looks  are kept  in accordance with the documents and photographies of the last quarter of the 19th century.

3/5 Amatu Street, MAP

http://www.gilde.lv/maza