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History of city Sigulda (Segewold) region Vidzeme in photos

A small historical reference

Sigulda - center of Sigulda region, located in the central part of the country, on the River Gauja in the Gauja National Park. Date of establishment - 1207, when the Order of the Sword began construction of the castle Segewold (Siegwald «Forest victory"). The eventful history has left around Sigulda castles and fortresses, the most important of which is the recently reconstructed castle Turaida (Treydensky lock).

Attractions - Turaida (Treydensky) castle (1214), the New Sigulda castle (1878-1881), the manor Nurmuyzha, bobsleigh track.

Sigulda. Construction of the railway station, 1924
Construction of the railway station, 1924
Sigulda. History of railway station
History of railway station
Sigulda. Bridge over the river Gauja
Bridge over the river Gauja
Sigulda. Railway station of the Soviet era
Railway station of the Soviet era
Sigulda. Railway station
Railway station
Sigulda. Railway station
Railway station
Sigulda. Railway station
Railway station
Sigulda. Railway station
Railway station

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