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The six most widely spread myths about the founding of Latvia

The six most widely spread myths about the founding of Latvia by historian Jānis Šiliņš.

Conference "Medieval Livonia and Its Historical Heritage"

On 7-9 December 2017 you are welcome to visit the conference "Medieval Livonia and Its Historical Heritage". The Conference will take place at the National Library of Latvia and is the second in the series of conferences organized on the occasion of the Centenary of the Republic of Latvia.

Conference "Medieval Livonia and Its Historical Heritage"

On 7-9 December 2017 you are welcome to visit the conference "Medieval Livonia and Its Historical Heritage". The Conference will take place at the National Library of Latvia and is the second in the series of conferences organized on the occasion of the Centenary of the Republic of Latvia.

This week marks one hundred years since the creation of the Latvian Provisional National Council

One hundred years ago, at the end of 1917, Latvian Provisional National Council was established in Valka. By uniting the regions of Kurzeme, Vidzeme, and Latgale, and by promoting the idea of Latvian independence at home and abroad, the Council laid the groundwork to found the Republic of Latvia on 18 November 1918.

Conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the M. Juglas battle

Conference is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the M. Juglas battle. The goal of this conference is to commemorate and promote Latvian riflemen history. The target audience of conference are military historians, history teachers, enthusiasts and students.

Exhibition "Burning Conscience"

BURNING CONSCIENCE will be permanent exhibition on the resistance of the people of the former Cēsis apriņķis (District) against the Soviet and Nazi occupations 1940 – 1957. The Exbition will be open to the public from 23 August 2018.