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Latvian National Museum Of Art

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If you like art, this is for you

Nice museum, fabulous building. Mixture of modern and old contemporary art. €6 to get in if you... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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We loved the museum and the exhibitions. Perhaps not very famous works but there is a sense of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Latvian National Museum of Art is a platform, where you can find and discover a wealth of information about Latvian and global visual and decorative arts development. With its unique vision and excellent material, the museum is an integral part of...more
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1 Janis Rozentals Square, Riga 1010, Latvia
+371 67 324 461
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice museum, fabulous building. Mixture of modern and old contemporary art. €6 to get in if you want to access all floors. Nice view of The Nativity of Christ Cathedral from 5th floor rooftop

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the museum and the exhibitions. Perhaps not very famous works but there is a sense of search by the artists and this is very important to us. Search for beautiful, smart, good ...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful old museum-building fully renovated with a vast permanent exhibit presenting the history of Latvian art

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoy visiting national museums of art wherever I go, but sometimes they are overwhelming. What I really enjoyed in both Estonia and Latvia were national art museums that give you a great sense of their national artists (and history), but don’t take your...More

Thank marftrip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A delightful building housing an interesting collection of Latvian art that gives an different perspective to the history of the nation.

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Reviewed 18 August 2018

Latvia's art collection is housed in a beautiful building. The staircase alone is so splendid that a bridal couple were having their photos shot there when we arrived. The collection of pictures is mostly modern ( ie 19th/20th century) and it is very interesting to...More

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is a great place to go, beautiful building, stunning building, big glorious staircase, lovely big windows with a view of park, the attic is worth a visit for the more contemporay art and the stairway down to the glass floor, the open balcony with...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We looked at the standard collection - Latvian art through the ages (start at the top and work down if you want to go from old to new) - and also the special exhibitions, in the converted cupola of the building and in the basement....More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Relatively small museum but has some very beautiful art in it, by Latvian painters. Very recommended.

Thank RabieRafia
Reviewed 20 July 2018

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
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Response from Natasha J | Reviewed this property |
Should be addressed to the gallery and not tourists.