Thematic route "Freedom Story in Valmiera" (3.6 km)
The city of Valmiera boasts a history of more than seven centuries. Over time, important events have taken place in Valmiera that have influenced and shaped the history and culture of the Latvian people. Many notable people have lived and worked here, who, without fear of themselves, have actively acted, gathered like-minded people so that we can live in a free and independent Latvia. Within the framework of the Latvian State Centennial Project “The Story of Brīvības Street in 9 Cities, Symbols and Values of the Regions”, the people of Valmiera once again emphasize the importance of freedom and the need to protect it.
The route leads through the objects of Valmiera city, which were important both in the last century and today. It gives the traveler the opportunity to look at well-known places of attraction for visitors, revealing important facts about historically significant personalities and events on the way to the freedom of Latvia. The route is open all year round
Starting point of the route: Valmiera Drama Theater.
The route can be received in printed form at the Valmiera Tourism Information Center (Rīgas Street 10) or electronically here.