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Address: Turistu Street 1 | Kemeri, Jurmala LV - 2012, Latvia
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Description: House was built in 1933 according to national building traditions and is...
House was built in 1933 according to national building traditions and is one of the brightest samples of national romanticism in Latvia (architect - F.Skujins). A prestige restaurant "Jolly gnat" ("Jautrais ods") with wide open air terrace and beautiful mantel hall with wood decorations. After World War II a sanatorium for children "Forest house" (Meza maja) was opened and children from all Soviet Union came for treatment here. In 1997 after establishing Kemeri National park, "Forest house" became a central house of park administration. In 2006 the house was reconstructed.
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nice historical place

Former restaurant - casino and former children resort now converted to administrative office of Kemeri National Park in depth of former Kemeri resort park still keep former beauty... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 16, 2013
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Jurmala, Latvia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Former restaurant - casino and former children resort now converted to administrative office of Kemeri National Park in depth of former Kemeri resort park still keep former beauty in exterior and inside. Inside house is tourist information centre and exhibition oriented on Kemeri National Park. This is place where some popular Soviet movies were made (Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Long... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

just a point to see during your walking over Kemeri park.

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