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Monument

I think it's only special to latvians... I don't really see why you should visit this if you're not... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2017
Linucz
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Latvia
Monument to the first president of Latvia.

The monument stands on a raised platform, very well maintained, flowers are growing around. It is... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2017
SantaS235
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21 Sep 2017
“Monument”
25 Jun 2017
“Monument to the first president of Latvia.”
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Liela iela 1 A, Jelgava 3001, Latvia
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

I think it's only special to latvians... I don't really see why you should visit this if you're not a latvian. It's a nice monument, but I think it's only for those who live in Latvia and that this means something to them..

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed June 25, 2017

The monument stands on a raised platform, very well maintained, flowers are growing around. It is near the tower of the Church of the Holy Trinity

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

The monument to Jānis Čakste, the first President of the Republic of Latvia. It is located next to the Tower of the Holy Trinity Church. It was unveiled on November 14, 2003, the author - sculptor Arta Dumpe.

Date of experience: August 2016
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