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Latvian National Museum Of Art

1 Janis Rozentals Square, Riga 1010, Latvia
+371 67 324 461
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Great variety of Latvian paintings from traditional to modern. Beautiful surroundings, painted... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago

A nice building with good facilities, but the contents are disappointing. Latvia art seems very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Birte L
Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
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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 Latvia.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Janis Rozentals Square, Riga 1010, Latvia
+371 67 324 461
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great variety of Latvian paintings from traditional to modern. Beautiful surroundings, painted ceilings and excellent views over city from the terrace. However , there were glass floors on the top 2 floors which are not great for those who dislike them. ,

Thank Plattypuss52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice building with good facilities, but the contents are disappointing. Latvia art seems very provincial and a lot inspired by Sovjet realistic art. Not worth the entrance fee

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was no stuffy art gallery. It was modern, spacious and really well designed. The staff were excellent and we were approached almost immediately by a knowledgeable and helpful man who advised us and informed us. Each of the five or so floors had something...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Museum is very well organized, amazing Latvian art collection, stunning interior and design. Museum gives all necessary details of information about art from early Latvian art ages till nowadays. You can easily spend there whole day without noticing that.

Thank Lāsma S
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We did have a guide here so we felt very well informed about the exhibits. However, I saw people visiting the museum on their own as well. There is a lot of visible information about the exhibits and the various periods in which the art...More

Thank Shirmil
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Was visiting before and after the restoration. Before it was good but now it is brilliant. 2 hours well spent. Don't forget to download an app at the entrance to enjoy all the art pieces. Some of them will amaze you. Not a typical boring...More

Thank Linda V
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Definitely visit if you are in Riga and have a liking for art. Lovely building and a short walk from the old town.

Thank Travelling_LindaG
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A great collection of Latvian art through the years. The building itself is beautiful and well restored.

Thank olli813
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This art museum holds court in a beautiful square in Riga. It has a lovely cafe with outside seating for a casual meal or glass of wine. The art is arranged by permanent collection and by chronological order. It is a real joy to see...More

Thank Teri F
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The building itself is spectacular. The artwork is wonderful and extremely varied. The paintings are well displayed. It is worth going to the top of the building to see the roof space and visit the terrace also go into the basement to see how the...More

Thank Gwenda M
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4 March 2017|
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Response from Natasha J | Reviewed this property |
Should be addressed to the gallery and not tourists.