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Monday, July 22

Today is a name day for
Marija, Marika, Marina

3. The Andrejs Pumpurs Museum in Lielvārde

Address 20 E. Kauliņa aleja, Lielvārde, Ogre municipality
Phone +371 65053759, +371 29322468
E-mail muzejs@lielvarde.lv

The Andrejs Pumpurs Museum has been located in the old Lielvārde Manor granary on the banks of the Daugava ever since its opening in 1970. It is not only possible to gain information about the Latvian national hero Lāčplēsis, the author of the epic Andrejs Pumpurs, about Lielvārde and the Lielvārde belt at the museum, but visitors can actually become Lāčplēsis, Laimdota, Pumpurs…tie on the Lielvārde belt and participate in the reenactment of the battle between Lāčplēsis and the Black Knight.