Krāslava History and Art Museum

Krāslava History and Art Museum is located in Krāslava Castle park. The museum has assembled a rich collection of artifacts - 17 800 exhibits from the earliest times to nowadays manifesting the unique character of Krāslava county.

  • Krāslavas muzejs

The museum stores archaeological objects, an ample collection of ethnographic artifacts, documents, photographs, valuable 18th- 19th century books. The art section of the museum displays works by various artists.

Every three months a new exhibition is unveiled in the museum exhibition hall. The autumn exhibitions by Krāslava artists have become a regular tradition. The collection "Krāslava and the Platers" is a concise illustration of Krāslava history. In November 2007 a unique exposition called "Five Oars" was opened (Krāslava coat of arms depicts a boat with five oars), put up in an improvised 17m boat.

  • Languages spoken: 
    • Latvian
    • Russian
  • Admission fee: 
  • Payment methods: 
    • Cash
  • Exhibitions
  • Guide service available
  • Themed events
Amenities and Features: 
  • Free parking
  • WC
Working Hours: 

May – October: Tuesday - Friday  10:00 - 17:00. Saturday 10:00 - 14:00.

November - April: Monday - Friday 10:00 - 17:00.

Last updated: 01.09.2014