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Riga Motormuseum

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Address: Sergeja Eizenshteina iela 8, Riga 1079, Latvia
Phone Number:
+371 67 025 888
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

The renovated Riga Motor Museum opened its doors to visitors on the 2nd of...

The renovated Riga Motor Museum opened its doors to visitors on the 2nd of July, 2016. At the Museum you can view the largest and most diverse vintage motor vehicle collection in the Baltics, exhibiting more than a 100 unique automobiles and motorcycles.

Our exposition is a thrilling and interactive tale of unique cars, notable people and historic events. The authentic motor vehicles are complimented by touchscreen monitors, operable models, videos, interactive exhibits, virtual reality and other information provided by modern technology; making the museum visit into an exciting and insightful adventure.

For Riga Motor Museum visitors to feel comfortable, and to have a valuable and productive visit even on an entire day’s visit, we offer a range of additional services - interactive activities in the children's play area, exploratory guided tours, a museum cafe, gift shop and free parking.

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Returning after renovation

Definitelly place to see. Interactive expositions. After renovation it looks much better. Recommended for everyone!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Riga, Latvia
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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitelly place to see. Interactive expositions. After renovation it looks much better. Recommended for everyone!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit after renovation. Positive surprise around. Entering in you put your outdoor clothes in wardrobe - 1 eur to lock it and to withdraw a key. Later go and purchase tickets which are fair 10 eur price for adult (for families with children there is family ticket for 20 eur). Very modern, highly equipped interactive museum with lots of... More 

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Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After renovation the Motormuseum will fascinate you with its many interaction activities. Not only to visit cars, bikes and bicycles, I can interact and find out even more about most of the cars, their history and many other lativan inventions, e.g. Radios, cars, bicycles, etc....

Thank Thomas_CCCT
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing! Remarkable collection of various cars from the very beginning of automotive engineering (old german vehicles, US cars, french etc.), some useful information on interactive displays. The most handsome vintage cars u can find on the first floor. More advanced vehicles (manufactured after the World War II) you can find on the second floor, as well as bikes, motor-bikes... More 

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Certainly place go ta lot of improvements after renovation. More interactivity, more entertaining and well thought out layout. I was there number of times before renovation and it was exciting. Right now it is just great! For those who love history and car-making there are some truly unique pieces to see. Even those who are not into cars that much... More 

Thank Armands F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

It seems quite small to me but it's really impressive. They've added a lot of interactive features and tehnologically advanced expositions that make it all the more interesting.

Thank mdzhii
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed every minute! Great collection and lots of interactive activities, the place isn't too busy Good and affordable food on a cafe Strongly recommend!

Thank Jennnia
Vilnius County, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great experience for people, who are interested in cars history, Museum has a great colection of very old cars (pre second world war and older), also collection of soviet cars. Museum could be comfortbly reach from the bus /train stations (it took about half an hour in non rush hour). Exhibition is modern - equiped with touch screens, video projections... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

this museum has big variety cars of soviet union, but has and other foreign cars. excursion in English language took about 1,5 hour, but it didn't last long. everything was informative and interesting.

Thank Povilas M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

a bit out of the way , bus5 from the centre of riga - about 40 mins but at 10 euros it is worth a 2 hours time of old soviet cars never seen before and some olympic vans when we went recomended

Thank j2tatum

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