Association “Rīgas Kuģis/Riga Ship” at “Baltic Boat Show 2016”

At the beginning of April 2016, the association “RīgasKuģis/Riga Ship” participated in popularizing the activities of the association at the exhibition “Baltic Boat Show 2016”.

In the stand of association “Rīgas Kuģis/Riga Ship” everybody was able to get acquainted with the progress made by the association on the historical Riga shipbuilding, as well as to consult with the member of the association “Rīgas Kuģis/Riga Ship” Juris Zīle and Normunds Jērums about the recreation and educational possibilities offered by Viking ship “Indriķis”.

Goal of association is to draw the public attention to the cultural and historical heritage of Latvia as a member of the sea state and Riga as a member of the Hanseatic League by studying the historical wooden ships of Latvia, the possibilities of their reconstruction and practical application in education, craft knowledge, culture, tourism and social recreation projects.

We express our gratitude to all those who supported, helped, participated and visited!