Kraslava Manor

Pils iela 3
Lng: 27.1611261000 , Lat: 55.9008008583

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18th century architectural monument of national importance. The central building of the castle complex was after the architect A. Parako’s project. Interior paintings of the walls of the castle are great example of Latgale's secular architecture. Castle complex includes also stewards house, gardener’s house, servant’s house,  ice cellars and greenhouse. There is scenic park (22 ha) near castle complex and  it’s dendrological composition was impressive. In Platers’ park can be seen grotto with an “underground passage” and lion statue. Nowdays the castle complex are used as Kraslava History and Art museum, Tourist Information Centre and the International Culinary Heritage Centre.thus travellers can enjoy the castle complex and park and  explore the history with a guide.

Additional information

The complex is located in Krāslava Tourism and International culinary heritage centre
Working time:
The summer season (1 May – 30 September)
Working days: 9.00 – 18.00
Sunday – Sunday: 10.00 – 19.00
Outside the summer season (1 October – 30 April)
Working days: 9.00 – 18.00
Sunday – Sunday: 10.00 – 15.00

The complex is located at the Museum of Art History and Krāslava
.Working time:
The summer season (1 May – 30 September)
Working days: Wednesday – Friday: 10.00 – 17.00, Monday – Tuesday: holiday
Saturday: 10.00 – 16.00
Sunday: 10.00 – 14.00
Outside the summer season (1 October – 30 April)
Working days: Tuesday – Friday: 10.00 – 17.00, Monday: holiday
Saturday: 10.00 – 16.00
Sunday: holiday

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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