Rundale Palace ensemble – the most outstanding monument of Baroque and Rococo architecture and art in Latvia.
The oldest part of Bauska Castle – the impressive 15th centuryFortress of the Livonian Order on the peninsula between the junction of the Musa and Memele Rivers was once a safe guard of the order's border.The Newest part of Bauska Castle – residence for the Dukes of Courland was built at the end of the 16th century. Visitors can look the ruins of the Livonian Order Castle and visit the viewing platform in the tower, the exposition on the history of the castle, thematic exhibitions.
Bauska Motor Museum
After the reconstruction the Riga Motor Museum branch establishment in Bauska opened in July, 2011. When visiting the southern region of Latvia, pay a visit also to the Motor Museum in Bauska. We offer new and well-organized premises with more than 60 old-timers, agriculture, special and military vehicles.
In one of the exhibition halls you can glance at motorcars used in the 30ies and postwar years by bourgeois when going for a ride to the countryside. However in the second exhibition hall we offer a chance to feel the atmosphere of Latvian countryside of the 20ies and 30ies.
Mini zoo “Dobuli” offers a varied and interesting collection of wild animals, domestic animals and birds from various countries, increased annually.
An open-air sightseeing place for both adults and children with more than 65 species of rabbits in the specially set-up town.
The open-air museum has a Latvian farmstead with a collection of ancient tools.
In the restaurated watermill`s first floor is banquet hall, sleeping opportunities.
For relaxation Ausekļu Watermill offers also caountryside sauna, on second floor also is a place to sleep.
An orginal excursion in atraction ground Labirinti will be attractive to the visitors of all ages.
Quiet and nice camping place, suitable for tourists who are traveling in Latvia and Baltic States. 18 km from Bauska. Camping is open all year.
Mežotne Palace is one of the brightest examples of classicism architecture in Latvia, and it is even more significant due to the carefully planned and harmonious landscape around it merging the palace. The present building of Mežotne Palace was constructed from 1797 to 1802 according to the design of Italian architect Giaccomo Quarenghi. Mežotne boasts an English style landscape park based on natural beauty.
Bauska Lutheran Church of St. Spirit
Bauska Church of Holy Spirit was built in 1591 – 1594.It has an excellent art collection with unique art objects from the 16th - 19th century. At the end of one of the benches of the church has the oldest wood carving of the coat of arms of the town, made in 1640.
Mezotne Hillfort is situated on the left bank of the Lielupe River opposite the Mezotne Palace. It is one of the largest fortifications of the 9th - 13th century Semigallians. Next to the Hillfort – Mezote Church (not restored!) and the family cemetery of the owners of Mezotne Palace – princes von Lieven. Traditionally on the third Saturday of May Mezotne Hillfort Festivity is held here.
New! In Mezotne Hillfort there is installed "Bright Ants Trail" that offers various activities. Here you can find out about the unique nature inhabitants of the castle mound - the bright ant, hermit beetle, grass-snake, woodpecker, stork and the noctule.
Skaistkalne Catolic Church
Skaistkalne Catolic Church is the most important Catholic centre in Semigallia and the second most popular pilgrimage destination in Latvia after Aglona.