Where the past meets the future



5th Cello Cēsis International Festival

From 13.-15. September the fifth edition of the Cello Cēsis Festival invites you to witness the values, the musical qualities that define the 21st century. Our Time. New revelations; novel experiences; openness enjoying cello scores by some of the world’s greatest composers; musical pieces that have not been heard, have not been performed in Latvia; unusual cello sounds; synergy of music with…

Star night at Ungurmuiža manor

On 16th of August visit Ungurmuiža manor, to wonderful event with stargazing and cinema! Romantic dinner under night sky, animation movie for children and black and white classics for the movie lovers, that and much more awaits you at Ungurmuiža manor!

Cēsis Art Festival

This year’s edition is running from 6 July through 18 August 2019. Continuing to mark the centenary of Latvian statehood, it is centred around the subject of national culture in the global age. The core of the extensive visual arts programme is formed by a multimedia exhibition Close-Up/Tuvplāns at the upcoming Cēsis Centre for Contemporary Art.

Cēsis city festival "Cēsis 813"

From 19th – 21st July city of Cēsis will celebrate its tradition city festival “Cēsis 813”. This year the programme is very diverse, and the moto of the event is “Celebrate summer!”. Cēsis invites everybody to enjoy a wonderful time in the city, explore traditions of Latvia, travel in time, participate in sports events and much more.

Traffic restrictions during festival "LAMPA"

For the fifth year in a row, conversation festival “Lampa” is going to be held in Cēsis. During the festival some traffic restrictions is going to be applied in the centre of the city From Thursday, June 27th 6:00 am till June 30th 6:00 am.

Breathtaking multimedia story in Cēsis Castle

New, unique exhibition for Latvia has opened its doors in Cēsis Castle. The “Multimedia story of Cēsis castle” invites the visitors to experience amazing multimedia story about Cēsis Castle, by reliving the most important historical events and feel the ancient atmosphere.

Wabadus (Freedom), the Historic Armoured Train in Cēsis

From the 15th to the 22nd of June, on the occasion of the centenary of the “Cēsis battles”, at the Cesis Railway Station, there will be a unique opportunity to explore the historic armored train Wabadus. (Freedom). Visitors to Cesis will have a chance to learn more about the history of armoured trains, as well as about the lives of soldiers and their equipment.

The centenary of the Battle of Cēsis, Latvia’s Victory Day, to be celebrated in Cēsis on 22 June

The celebrations of Latvia’s Victory Day, the centenary of the Battle of Cēsis, will be held on Saturday, 22 June. One hundred years ago, the Latvian War of Independence was fought for Latvia’s right to exist.

Exhibition ‘NOT out of sight, NOT out of mind’ curated by Indrek Grigor at the Science and Art Centre ‘Brewery’ in Cēsis

The WasteArt project invites to international art exhibition “NOT out of sight, NOT out of mind” dedicated to the waste problems.

Museum night at The Global Center for Latvian Art in Cēsis

The Global Center for Latvian Art in Cēsis will participate in the 2019 European Night of Museums (Nuit de Musees) with a variety of programs, such as, workshops, theater, kinetic-fire sculptures and musical performances.


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Latvia, LV-4101

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