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Mentzendorf House. 17-18th Century Riga Dwelling House

Grecinieku Street 18, Riga, LV 1050

  •  67212951

Mentzendorf House. 17-18th Century Riga Dwelling House

Rigans’ social culture museum named after last owner – German trader August Mentzendorff. Interiors and exhibits of 17-18th cent., exhibition hall with changeable exhibitions. Priority – popularization of German-Baltic culture.
Magnificent and original wall and ceiling paintings (17 th –18 th cent.) are the basis of the exposition. A fine selection of interior objects from the Riga Museum of History and Navigation conforms to these colourful visions of the past. Visitors are welcome to visit shop room, kitchen with a unique mantel-chimney, guest saloon, dancing hall, “Poet’s room”, family chapel, premises of the owner of the house, a“Young girl’s room”, as well as to explore the vaults of the historical cellar, and enjoy exhibition up in the attic exhibition hall.
Adrese:

Grecinieku Street 18, Riga, LV 1050

Kontakti:
  •  67212951
http://www.mencendorfanams.com; https://www.facebook.com/mencendorfanams
Ilona Audere, Head of the museum
Phone: +371 67222636, e-mail: ilona.audere@mencendorfanams.com
 
Museum specialists
Phone: +371 67222636
 
Sign up for the guided tour: +371 67212951, +371 67222636, info@mencendorfanams.com