Aug 5 – 9, 2024
Kuldīga center high-school
Europe/Riga timezone

Social programme

Excursion to Irbene Radio-telescope

There will be an organised excursion to the “Ventspils International Radio Astronomy Centre” on Tuesday, 6th of August. The trip will include a 2 hour guided tour of the facility.

School dinner

The school dinner will take place at the Bangert's restaurant, 1 Pils street, on the Wednesday evening.

Visit Kuldīga 

The participants will be able to fully enjoy the wonderful location of Kuldiga city. Kuldiga is commonly known as the Nordic Venice and, due to the water that flows through it and its abundant historical architecture, it is included in UNESCO’s Latvian National Register. Popular places: Waterfall Ventas rumba, the widest waterfall in Europe; The Old Brick bridge; The historic centre of Kuldiga, a remarkably well-preserved with features of 16th to 18th century urban and architectural development.

More information can be found on the website.  

COMETA Outreach Event

This school will be accompanied by a COMETA Outreach event. More details on that to follow in due course. 

Image: © Ventspils Radioastronomijas Centrs