St. Simeon’s and St. Anna’s Orthodox Cathedral
Jelgava, Raiņa iela 5

The church was designed by the architect N.Chagin and was built in 1890-1892, with the financial support of the Russian Tsar Alexander III. The altar and fundaments remained from the previous church, which was built in 1774 according to the design of the architect F.B. Rastrelli. Read more

 Jelgava Roman Catholic Cathedral of the Virgin Maria
630 21550
Jelgava, Katoļu iela 11

The church was designed by the architect K.E. Strandmanis and it was built in 1906. The church is in pseudo-Gothic style and it is splendidly decorated. There is a bas-relief "The Last Supper" above the entrance which is the art work of local importance. During World War II the church caught fire; t... Read more

 St Anna’s Lutheran Cathedral
Jelgava, Lielā iela 22a

The act of the church foundation was approved in 1567 and it is the oldest Jelgava building preserved until the present day. It is the first Lutheran church in Latvia reconstructed after World War II. Read more

 St. John’s Lutheran Church
Jelgava, Jāņa iela 1

Construction of the church was initiated in 1845, but the tower was completed only in 1882. The church belonged to the St. John's German parish. There was Writers' graveyard, Catholic graveyard, John's graveyard, Old-believers' graveyard near the church, but in the 50s of the 20th century this terri... Read more

 Jelgava Dormition of the Most-holy Mother of God Orthodox Church
Jelgava, Dzirnavu iela 1

Initially the building was built as the chapel and was designed by the architect V.I. Lunskov. It was consecrated in July of 1889. The church survived the fire of World War II. In 1947 the graveyard was razed to the ground, and a flour-mill was built there. Approximately 20 years ago priest Feofan,... Read more

 Affiliate of Rīga St. Trinity Sergius Female Monastery in Valgunde
63085215, 63085244
Jelgava Coun., Valgundes pag.

The construction of Orthodox monastery was initiated in 1897, when six sisters arrived from the monastery in Rīga and settled down in a small wooden house. Afterwards they built one church with the assistance of Kalnciems factory workers, then the second church in 1909. The monastery survived World... Read more

 Lielvircava Lutheran Church
26547117; 29723404
Jelgava Coun., Platones pag.

The oldest stone building in Jelgava county - it was built in 1595. The church suffered heavily in World War II. The items of artistic value which had survived were transported to the Rundale Palace Museum in the 70s of the 20th century. The interior of the church has been renovated for several tim... Read more

 Zaļenieki Lutheran Church
26747240, 26137247
Jelgava Coun., Zaļenieku pag.

The present church was built between 1824 and 1872. The organ was constructed by P.K.O. Hermanis and consecrated in 1862. The church has the biggest bell in Jelgava county. Read more

 Līvbērze Catholic Church
Jelgava Coun., Līvbērzes pag.

The church was built in 1684 of logs, but in the 19th century it was planked. It used to be a Lutheran church until 1729; it became a Roman Catholic church after the wedding of Lieven, Baron of Līvbērze Manor, with a Polish Countess, because the baron adopted the Catholic faith. Read more

 Sesava Lutheran Church
Jelgava Coun., Elejas pag.

The stone church was built in 1633 to replace the original wooden church that was built in 1567 by order of Gotthard Kettler, the Duke of Courland. The church has typical features of a church of Courland: a rather modest exterior, but much decorated interior with an emphasis on the altar. Extensive... Read more

 Dalbe Lutheran church
Ozolnieki Coun., Cenu pag., Dalbe

The present stone building was designed by Russian architect Nikolaj Gusevich and it was built in 1869. Before that time there were 4 wooden churches in Dalbe parish. In 1926 the altarpiece "Christ is blessing children" by August Annus was consecrated in the church. Read more