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A cache by tomax500 Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 06/24/2015
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Latvijas Nacionālā vēstures muzeja nodaļa Āraišu arheoloģiskais muzejparks atrodas Amatas novadā, Gaujas Nacionālajā parkā. Muzejparku veido 9.-10. gs. latgaļu nocietināta dzīves vieta – ezerpils un tās rekonstrukcija, 14.-17. gs. viduslaiku pilsdrupas, kā arī akmens un bronzas laikmeta mājokļu ideālrekonstrukcijas, kas izvietotas 12 ha lielā teritorijā Āraišu ezera krastā netālu no Cēsīm. . Āraišu ezerpils pašlaik ir pirmais plašāk pētītais šīs kategorijas piemineklis visā ziemeļaustrumu Eiropā. Pateicoties lieliskajai pieminekļa saglabāšanās pakāpei un plašiem izrakumiem ir izveidota oriģinālās ezerpils rekonstrukcija. Tā ir vienīgā šāda veida dzīvesvietas rekonstrukcija Eiropā. 

Āraiši no Rīgas atrodas apmēram 70 km.

Āraiši Museum Park is a cultural historical monument situated in the Cēsis region. It consists of reconstructed buildings from the Stone and Bronze Ages, ancient Latgalians settlements from the 9th-11th centuries, as well as castle ruins from the Livonian period. Āraiši Lake Castle is presently the most extensively studied site of this kind in the whole of northeast Europe. 

The Archaeological Museum Park consists of 9th-11th century Latgalians fortified dwelling places, medieval castle ruins, and Meitu Island with the reconstructed Stone and Bronze Age dwelling houses, covering an area of 12 ha on the shores of Āraiši Lake. Āraiši Archaeological Museum Park stands out among other similar museums in Europe with its unique archaeological findings, the placement of the reconstructed objects on the original site, and the well-preserved cultural historical landscape in Vidzeme. 

Āraiši located 70 km from Riga.


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