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Latvian National Museum Of Art

Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Very good introduction to Latvian Art

Enjoyed visiting this gallery which covers the full timeline of Latvian Art from 1780. Not all to... read more

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Michael C
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Come see this wonderful collection of Latvian art - artists you'vwe never Heard of but whose work... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The main building of the Latvian National Museum of Art in Krišjāņa Valdemāra Street is one of the most impressive in the Park and Boulevard Circle area of Riga.The Latvian National Museum of Art is the largest depository of professional art in...more
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1 Janis Rozentals Square, Riga 1010, Latvia
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Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed visiting this gallery which covers the full timeline of Latvian Art from 1780. Not all to my taste but there were many pictures I enjoyed looking at. The building was impressive in its own right.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Come see this wonderful collection of Latvian art - artists you'vwe never Heard of but whose work will remnd you of others of their time. This is a beautiful collection housed in a magnificent structure. The currrent Art Nouveau exhibit is superb!

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As the coverage of the Riga card was not very extensive (just a discount, not the full entrance fee for most museums in Riga), I did not get one. So, I made some comparisons between different museums in Riga in terms of price ( only...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Started with the roof terrace giving great view. Architecture of top two floors, 5th then 4th, fantastic. Art work varied and wonderful. The lower 3 floors are literally palatial.

Thank ericbaker1952
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The entry is like a small palace or a stately home in Russia or the Ukraine. However although I was enchanted by the magnificent staircase, ceiling & paintings in the film like entry I was excited by the use of space & the diversity of...More

Thank TurnipTownsend
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This museum is very stylish and so well renovated that it is a piece of art itself. The rooms are spacious and it is easy to walk through the exhibitions. The paintings and Latvian art are suprisingly familiar to Finnish corresponding.

Thank matti_matkamies
Reviewed June 9, 2018

We were amazed at the quality and quantity of art contained in this museum. We spent a full two hours - but we could easily have spent four. The admission price was quite reasonable, and the staff were very helpful. The extensive text written by...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed June 1, 2018

the building itself is spectacular from the amazing entry and staircase to the 2 rooftop terraces. In between an interesting range of Latvian art from early days of "Latvian" history, it's first independence in 1918 the Iron Curtain era and post 1991 independence.

Thank GEL-TX
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

It was a really nice and beautiful visit. If you have enough time and enjoy modern art, it's a really good option.

Thank Álvaro R
Reviewed May 14, 2018

We started from the top, as recommended by the guide downstairs: the top floor is a terrasse with great views over the city. The collection provided interesting views to Latvian culture over the recent 200 years. We also enjoyed the lunch at the museum restaurant...More

Thank Na T
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