For true fans of antiquity and history visiting this fascinating historical “Mentzendorff House” or “Mencendorfa Nams” in Latvian, that once belonged to a wealthy Riga merchant is a definite must do!
Inside you will find restaurated furniture in the 17th-18th century, various frescoes of that period and enjoy atmosphere of that time.
After taking the tour, you will find out how the rich-people lived 250 years ago, learn more about their apartments, as well as how did their servants live. You will visit dining, sleeping and communal areas, as well as the kitchen.
Guided tours are available in English, German and Russian for 10 EUR.
Grēcinieku Str.18 (entrance from Kungu Str.)
Riga, LV 1050
Phone number: +371 67 2129 51
Mon – Sun: 10:00 -17:00
(over winter period working hours may vary)
Over Midsummer holidays:
June 22: 10.00 – 16.00
June 23, June 24 – closed
Admission: 1.10 – 2.85 EUR
Taking photos: 2.85 EUR
Guided tours: 9.96 EUR
Theatrical guided tour with demonstrations: 3.50 EUR