bunkurs_slegts-01

Soviet time secret facility with a cover name “Vacation Hotel”.

In the territory of the rehabilitation centre Līgatne, 9 m underground, there is a well-equipped facility with a total area of 2,000 sq.m, whose secrecy grading was removed only in 2003. Bunker was built fot the needs of political and state authority elite of the 1980-ies for state administration in case of nuclear war.
Secret concealment of the Secretaries General of the Soviet Communist Party comrades Voss and Pugo!
One of the most strategically important places in Soviet Latvia in case of a nuclear war.
A powerful autonomous self-sustaining structure with all necessary and high-end (for that time) equipment.
All authentic underground furnishings have been retained!

What can be seen there?

plans and projections in regard to what would happen if because of a war, dams of all hydropower stations were destroyed, which territories would be under water and how that would affect largest towns;
autonomous electrical station with diesel ģenerators and fuel reservoirs;
conditioning equipment for air purification;
water supply and sewerage equipment which operates in accordance with submarine principle;
special telecommunication unit that secured direct communication with Moscow Kremlin and autonomous communication with the key services in the entire country;
books by Marx, Lenin, Brezhnev and other Soviet times politicians;
unique map with historic names of collective farms;
materials of the XXII Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union;
canteen with a typical Soviet menu;
Various Soviet times memorabilia, household and daily items.