Āraiši Museum Park is a cultural historical monument situated in the Cēsis region. It consists of reconstructed buildings from the Stone and Bronze Ages, ancient Latgalians settlements from the 9th-11th centuries, as well as castle ruins from the Livonian period. Āraiši Lake Castle is presently the most extensively studied site of this kind in the whole of northeast Europe.
The Archaeological Museum Park consists of 9th-11th century Latgalians fortified dwelling places, medieval castle ruins, and Meitu Island with the reconstructed Stone and Bronze Age dwelling houses, covering an area of 12 ha on the shores of Āraiši Lake. Āraiši Archaeological Museum Park stands out among other similar museums in Europe with its unique archaeological findings, the placement of the reconstructed objects on the original site, and the well-preserved cultural historical landscape in Vidzeme.
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