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Jurmala City Museum

Address: Tirgonu St 29, Jurmala 2015, Latvia
Phone Number: 371 67764746
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Ranked #11 of 24 things to do in Jurmala
Type: Museums
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Doha, Qatar
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

It's a rather small Museum, but I must say, VERY nice, a a lot of atention to detail. Show the pride in doing things right, and that class over-rules "fluff" in presenting a city as it was and is. Have a great lunch across the street at the hotel there, it's got the best food in town!!!

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Riga, Latvia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

had a good time with kids on a rented bikes. Ice cream, coffee, food available in side. Toilets are free. nice place.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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209 reviews 209 reviews
50 attraction reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

You get to know a few interesting things about Jurmala; and all this for free. Nice thing to do on a rainy day for example.

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Uppsala, Sweden
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9 reviews 9 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Only one big room really, but a lot of interesting information. I liked the interactive computer displays with fotos from the old days.

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London, United Kingdom
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239 reviews 239 reviews
47 attraction reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

A small museum needing less than an hour to see everything. Nicely designed and laid out. Some good exhibits, but glad it was free to get in. Has its City Cafe - but the coffee drinks (hot and cold) were on the feeble side. Not worth travelling from afar to see, but fine if it's nearby or on your way... More 

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Minsk, Belarus
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

We can learn the history of Jurmala resort. There were a lot of documents and photos of XX century beginning that tell interesting facts about this Baltic Riviera.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

It was a museum opposite Mama Hotel where we had a lovely meal

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Jurmala, Latvia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

I'm not sure if even the locals aware of this museum in a newly restored building. It is very centrally located (on one of the sidestreets of Jomas iela, 2 minutes away from Majori train station and tourist information). It is a nice little museum on the history of Jurmala - starting from approximately 19th century until the end of... More 

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