You are here

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.

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.

55.900182, 27.159162
An alternative description

Languages Spoken: 
Payment Methods: 
Admission Fee: 

Tourism Object Services: 
Guide service available
Themed events
Tourism Object Features: 
Free parking
Krāslava district, Pils iela 8, Krāslava, LV - 5601
Last updated: