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Sun Museum

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Address: Valnu iela 30, Riga 1050, Latvia
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+371 67 225 587
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The Europe’s only museum dedicated to the Sun is in Riga!There are no two...

The Europe’s only museum dedicated to the Sun is in Riga!There are no two similar nations or cultures in this world. However, the Sun is equally significant in many cultures around the globe, and people depict it in many different ways. We welcome you to the Museum of the Sun to see for yourself the diversity of ways how humans see the Sun!

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During October 2011 i had the luck to visit the impressive sun museum in Riga, Latvia. it's a very big collection of suns models from all around the world. i was highly accepted... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 11, 2011
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Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2011

During October 2011 i had the luck to visit the impressive sun museum in Riga, Latvia. it's a very big collection of suns models from all around the world. i was highly accepted and guided by a very nice guy named Deniss, and i had a very positive experience. the museum is located in the very center of Riga, and... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2011

What makes Riga great are the narrow streets, beautifully restored and colorful buildings and squares and the many churches and cathedrals through the old town. Then, suddenly a Sun Museum! Upon first inspection, this place seems strangely out of place in a medieval world heritage site but we actually liked our quick stop in the sun museum. The information given... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2011

Hello everybody! my first trip to Riga occurred in March - a very dull month! BUT! it so happened that I got to the museum of the sun in this small town and fully warmed up on the beautiful sunny exhibition and very friendly workers' behavior! I liked it and recommend it to everybody!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2010

Hi everybody, I would like to recommend this fantastic place to everybody! To be honest with you I didn't expect to like that much... Thought it would be one of those common touristic attractions.. But I changed my mind after visiting.. There are a lot of things to discover in it even for the little ones! And the very friendly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2010

Sun museum in heart of Old Riga is a beautiful place to get more sunshine at any time of the year!!! Just get yourself over there and you will find out how many different types of Sun people can make! It is amazing! Also, there is creative workshop for little ones and adults of course! You can paint your own... More 

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