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Art Museum Riga Bourse

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Address: Dome Square 6, Riga, Latvia
Phone Number: +37167226467
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A nice museum in Central Riga

The museum houses a great collection of Western Paintings on the top floor and an impressive display of Oriental pieces, including clothes, sculptures from Egypt, India, Africa... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
raduocrain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum houses a great collection of Western Paintings on the top floor and an impressive display of Oriental pieces, including clothes, sculptures from Egypt, India, Africa, and even a mummy. The temporary exhibitions were enjoyable as well. Overall, it's worth the admission ticket.

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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is located in a beautifully restored building of Riga Stock Exchange; it is worth visiting even if you are not particularly interested in arts. The collection is not huge, but good; the museum also always has a couple of exhibitions on display (this summer these are artworks of Leo Bakst and Nicholas Roerich).

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Carmel Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good collection housed in impressive renovated stock exchange building. Check out the statuary representing various trqades on the exterior, and the lovely rose marble inside.

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Thank Andrew A
England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nicely restored building with a good collection of works. Sympathetic modernisation has produced an airy interior with very nice gallery spaces. The entrance fee was €3 to see the permanent exhibitions but another €3 gave access to all the galleries including the current temporary exhibition of works by Leon Baskts. A pleasant hour was spent wandering through the exhibits out... More 

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Riga Region, Latvia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Museum is located in the verry center of Old Riga. Nice, rebuilt building, good exhibition. Good also for families.

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Ettelbruck, Luxembourg
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Positive (+): - Great architecture - A few nice works Negative (-): - their permanent exhibition feels like they had nothing else to show - Some rooms were empty - Not enough for the price

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

The museum is located in an old building that was originally the stock market. After a fire in the 1970s, the building was updated and is modern and old at the same time. Every bit of this building is beautiful, even the industrial tech-style bathrooms on the basement level. We paid 3-euros for the entrance and after leaving the museum... More 

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Excellent collection of art. 'A Girl with a Lantern' caught my attention on the first floor. Some paintings, some Eastern art including porcelain. Interesting for an hour.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Visited because of an Aboriginal and Papuan Art exhibition but saw the rest of the museum as well. It was rather small but ok for Riga. Has 1 mummy! :D Would recommend for someone who does not like spending hours and hours in museums but go for a rather quick visit (1.5 hours with a special exhibition is ok)

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Windsor, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

It would have been better if the museum had a unified fee instead of partitioning it to the different sections. Still it shows a lot of Latvian art that is worth seeing.

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