The exhibition of historical records “We want to be free, we will be free!”
The exhibition of historical records “We want to be free, we will be free!” is dedicated to the formation of the State of Latvia in the context of showing neighbouring countries Lithuania and Estonia, as well as Poland and Finland, which were founded or reinstated after World War One and also celebrate their centenaries in 2017–2018.
Latvia’s National Encyclopaedia’s electronic site enciklopedija.lv to be launched
11.00 on Tuesday 18 December will see the launch of Latvia’s National Encyclopaedia’s electronic site www.enciklopedija.lv – a high-quality general-knowledge and information online resource in the Latvian language, accessible free of charge – at Bebrene Manor in Bebrene Parish.
Release of book about the bright-grey Latvian to help us get to know Latvians better
“A Latvian. 100 National Peculiarities”, a book authored and annotated by Ilmārs Šlāpins, is a story about Latvians, a guide to the bright-grey citizen of this country.
State Choir Latvija returns to the Moscow Pyotr Tchaikovsky Concert Hall
Celebrating Latvia’s Centenary, the State Choir Latvija returns to the P. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall after several years of break.
The 100th Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia was Celebrated on 18 November
The Latvian Centenary was celebrated with a rich programme of events all weekend long in Riga, throughout Latvia, and in 37 countries around the world. Latvia received countless greetings and salutations from friends and allies, and the presidents of Estonia, Iceland, and Finland participated in Latvia’s Centenary celebrations.
A Digital Entry Card to Participate in the Latvian State Proclamation Ceremony
The proclamation of Latvia’s independence is one of the most important events in the history of our country, but do the Latvian people know how it happened? An attractive interactive video has been created to help people understand how Latvian independence was declared on 18 November 1918, one hundred years ago.