Veselava Manor

Viesturi, Veselava, Veselava parish, LV-4116, Latvia
Lng: 25.4774516667 , Lat: 57.2902741139

Contact person: Rudīte Ignatjeva, Emerita Gruzde
Phone: +371 26100962 , +371 29247403 /
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The manor complex was created in the 19th century. The manor house was built in 1765 on an island surrounded by a water-filled moat, two stone bridges lead to the courtyard. The building has an exceptional heating system where its smoke channels are combined into three flues. The manor complex is owned by the town thus main house is home to a community centre, library, Veselava parish administration and it is open to visitors all year round. The halls of the manor house and the estate park are used as venues for various cultural events, wedding ceremonies, and seminars.

Additional information

Tuesdays - Fridays from 10:00 until 18:00.  
On Saturdays, Sundays from 12.00 to -18.00.

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Within the framework of the European Year of Cultural Heritage, the Open Doors Days will take place for the first time in castles, palaces and manors of Latvia, allowing everyone interested to explore historical buildings from a new point of view. Latvian and European castles and manors are 
unique historical, cultural and artistic objects. Many of them have turned to their neighbourhoods’ main centres for tourism, culture and public life.
The Latvian Association of Castles, Palaces and Manors and the Latvian Association of Private Historical Buildings, following the initiative of the European Historic Houses Association   invite to visit Latvia's unique cultural heritage sites – castles, palaces and manors.
During the Open Doors Days visitors will have the opportunity to visit 37 Latvian historical buildings and to be acquainted with their important role in the past and diverse use in nowadays.  Concerts and exhibitions will also be organised in several sites. 
Young people, in turn, are invited to participate in the exciting contest “My Business Plan for the Latvian Castle, Palace or Manor” and to win the opportunity for the class to hold a party in one of the Latvian castles or manors. 
Within the Open Door Days on May 24-25  the following 25 members of the Latvian Association of Castles, Palaces and Manors – participants of the Baltic travel campaign  “Visit Baltic Manors - Celebrate Together!” are launching the travel campaign in Latvia:
Name of manor, castle or palace E-mail address
1. Alūksnes Jaunā pils
2. Berķenes muiža
3. Blankenfeldes muiža
4. Cēsu pils komplekss
5. Dikļu Pils
6. Dundagas pils
7. Durbes pils
8. Jaunauces pils
9. Jaunmoku pils
10. Krāslavas muiža
11. Kokmuižas pils komplekss
12. Lielplatones muiža inguna.pranka@jelgavas
13. Litenes muiža
14. Lizuma muiža
15. Lūznavas muiža
16. Padures muiža
17. Preiļu muižas komplekss un parks
18. Smuku muiža
19. Ungurmuiža
20. Vadakstes muiža
21. Varakļānu muižas pils
22. Vecauces pils
23. Veselavas muiža
24. Virkas muiža
25. Zaļā (Zaļenieku) muiža
Night of Legends at manors of Latvia
The traditional Night of Legends is perfect choice for warming up for the Closing Event of travellers` campaign "Visit Baltic Manors - Celebrate Together!". For the 7th time manors, castles and palaces in Latvia invite to enjoy a special atmosphere and exciting events in the Night of Legends. The participants in this night will have a great opportunity to know manors, castles and palaces in a special mood, when history stories tangled with modern life and there will be also a possibility to join activities. The Night of Legends will be celebrated in Latvia on 27th of October.

In more than 30 castle and manor halls, towers, basements, courtyards and parks of  historic houses will take guests to hear reliable and incredible stories, classical and contemporary tunes, shows, housemates and calling for creative manifestations.

In Zemgale region:
Abgunste manor, Durbe castle, Eleja manor Tea house, Jaunauce manor, Jaunpils castle, Kalnsēta manor and park, Lielplatone manor, Lielvircava manor, Staļģene manor, Šlokenbeka manor, Vadakste manor, Vecauces castle, Vilce manor, Zaļā manor, Svitene manor.

In Vidzeme region:Alūksne New castle, Cēsu New castle, Cesvaines castlmanor, Jercēnu manor, Kokmuiža castle complex, Liepupe manor, Puikule manor, Stāmeriena castle, Ungurmuiža manor, Veselava manor, Zvārtava castle.

In Kurzeme region:Dundaga castle, Pelču castle, Padure manor, Spāre manor, The Castle of the Livonian Order in Ventspils.

In Latgale region:Arendole manor, Preiļu castle, Varakļānu castle, Luznava manor.
Legends night at Veselava manor
Night of Legedns at Veselava manor will begin at 8:00 PM.

At the beginning of Legends`Night there will be a possibility to hear magical narrative story of Veselava manor "Kam velti Tu laimību kāro Tu sirds" about the time of 19th century middle. The acoustic music concert and the singing, the romance of the basement of the manor with the visit of an antique chamber and guided tour.

The Legends' night guests will be able to enjoy a moment at photo saloon. But a visit of a Veselava manor without gastronomic pleasures and cup of delicious coffee is not imaginable. At Night of the Legends there will be chance to attend a party with a very popular Latvian music band  “GALAKTIKA".

Ticket pre sales: EUR 7.00,   on day of event: EUR 10.00.
Conatcperson: Emerita Gruzde, +371 29247403,