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Riga Motormuseum

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Address: Sergeja Eizenshteina iela 6, Riga 1079, Latvia
Phone Number: 37167025888
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

The renovated Riga Motor Museum is ready to open its doors to visitors on...

The renovated Riga Motor Museum is ready to open its doors to visitors on the 2nd of July, 2016. During the large scale renovation works the building was completely rebuilt in accordance with modern requirements and gained larger and improved exhibition premises, a pleasant landscaped environment, as well as ease of access for every visitor. The museum includes the largest and most diverse collection of antique vehicles in the Baltics with more than 100 unique automobiles and motorcycles. At the same time the museum has become a unique education and entertainment centre in Latvia, that provides the visitors both with information and visual delight provided by modern multi-media solutions and technologies. The antique car museum features more than 100 motor vehicles dating from the early 20th century including motorcycles, military vehicles, cars manufactured in Latvia and limousines that once belonged to Molotov and Brezhnev in the Kremlin.

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Perfect rainy day outing

Great, modern museum - very interactive with lots of fun stuff for big kids and little kids alike to do. We got a taxi here from Riga old town for 12€ and the museum called one... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great, modern museum - very interactive with lots of fun stuff for big kids and little kids alike to do. We got a taxi here from Riga old town for 12€ and the museum called one for us for the way back. Nice little cafe as well. Don't miss the chance to have your photo taken in the state car... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Riga and love antique cars this is a must go place.the old cars are superbly maintained.The staff is very helpful and ready to answer any questions you have.Loved the place

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At first we had doubts to go or not to go, especially taking into account the price (10 EUR/adult), but it was worth every euro we paid! We really enjoyed the interactive exposition of many retro cars, also there was the whole history shown from the invention of wheel to nowadays cars. What I found most catching was the part... More 

Thank Agne P
Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a few museums in the city centre but experience with this museum was the best one, even for my woman! :) Museum is modern, the main facts about the beginnings of motor age, the replicas of the first cars, also a lot of famous cars of XXI century beginning, A lot of USSR produced cars, Kremlin limousines collection. Take... More 

Thank Antanas M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After hearing and reading about that place from so many sources decided to visit finally and it was just great place to be! Really worth of investing 2...3 hours to this place, specially when you have personal experience from soviet times. The museum has been created with a smile and everything looks very fresh and finished. Liked it a lot!

Thank peeter k
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

It is allocated in outskirts / suburbs of Riga - Mezciems, but it worth to take extra mile to get to Riga Motor Museum!!! It is fully renovated and enriched with some new HIGH tech things to enjoy it even more! You also can pre-book guide, while they can tell you a story behind each car and they are good... More 

Thank Aigars S
Klaipeda, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Useful and interesting exhibition, modern presentation. Many cars personally used or see on the streets in childhood.

Thank KlaipedaD
Riga Region, Latvia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

Atractive museum (located in 3 floors) for peoples in all ages. Retro cars are in perfect condition, near on the wall are projeced all information about concrete car and interesting facts. and for kids atractive games just near, so parents can read the information while kids are playing. Also the things from past thet everybody can touch and try. Museum... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Visited this museum in Riga a few days ago and it was definately an amazing experience! Very modern and interactive place,definately interesting both for kids and grown-ups!

Thank Giedrė M
Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

A hidden gem on the outskirts of town but absolutely worth the trip, particularly on a rainy day ! Excellent displays and some very impressive vehicles on display. Lots of interactive stuff to occupy kids who may not be so interested in cars. Highly recommended !!

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