23 February
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23 February - 17:27, 24 February - 18:42.

Upcoming date:
Shabbat Hagadol - 24 March 2018, 8 Nisan 5778

Riga ghetto museum

...это окно в историю Рижского гетто,
Холокоста в Латвии и в жизнь
латвийских евреев

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  • Исторический вид Рижского гетто
  • Памятная стена с именами 70 000 погибших
  • Фотографии, факты, карты
  • Постоянно обновляющиеся экспозиции

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