Krāslava museum of history and art is situated in the middle of Krāslava old park in one of the 18th century buildings of the Krāslava castle.
There are more than 21500 items in the collection of the museum. In the course of time there are gathered huge collections of documents, photographs, archeology, ethnography and other items. There are paintings of many artists in the museum.
There is a unique exhibition called "Five oars" which is placed in the 17 meters long improvised boat.