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Powder Tower, Riga

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The Powder Tower (Latvian: Pulvertornis) is situated in Riga, Latvia, and originally a part of the defensive system of the town. The Powder Tower was restructured in the years 1937 to 1940 when it was
LiveRiga
6 April 2011
Originally one of Riga's fortification towers, it now serves as the venue for Latvian War Museum - definitely worth visiting!
Cenker Köse
10 October 2016
Walking guide tip: After (or before) visiting the Clock Tower, you should also take the picture of this cannon ball equipped tower.
Carl Griffin
28 November 2015
Several cannon balls embedded in its walls.
Jim Tonic
6 September 2015
Как можно было так испоганить башню советской отделкой(((
Анечка Гаврикова
В холодное время года выглядит не так привлекательно ((
Max Gross
20 June 2015
Можно купить сувениры по ценам дешевле, чем везде в городе. В экспозициях ни слова на русском языке — только латышский. Есть гиды-каталоги на английском. Вход бесплатный. Детям будет интересно тоже.
Yaroslav Litvinov
18 January 2015
Довольно интересный музей, особенно если учесть, что вход бесплатный. Но минус в том в основном вся информация к экспонатам на латышском
Sergey Vlasov
5 May 2014
Прекраснейший музей. Даже если вы ее любите ходить по таким местам, в этот музей зайдите обязательно, тем более вход бесплатный.
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