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Latvian Museum of Architecture

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Not really a museum per so....

There are materials here *but not on display.* Apparently you have to make special arrangements to... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
Pen_Princess
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Berlin, Germany
Not a real museum

It is not a real museum, just a place for some administration. So, they don't let you examine all... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2016
MarinaKomarkova
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Moscow, Russia
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“Not really a museum per so....”
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

I couldn't understand a damn thing. I don't read or write Russian or Latvian. I was so traumatised I had to go to the bar afterwards.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

There are materials here *but not on display.* Apparently you have to make special arrangements to get access. What you can see is a small room with changing exhibits. In September 2016 the current one was imaginary flags to represent the refugees and immigrants around...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 21 January 2016

It is not a real museum, just a place for some administration. So, they don't let you examine all the building: it's just possible to see the ground floor and the backyard. But still it's interesting and worth coming in though it won't take you...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank MarinaKomarkova
Reviewed 10 November 2015

The building is old and amazing, but the muzeum inside is bad. It's almost nothing. One room for contemporary exhibition and thats all. You can see the other things on the internet. So don't come here, almost nothing there.

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

It's free and that's totally justified. Located in an old house which has no greater interest than any of its neighbors, the so-called museum offers a single, not large, exhibition room containing a few plans of urban-planning from the Soviet era without any explanation. A...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 2 November 2014

Stumbled across the Latvian Museum of Architecture by accident. The date on the front of the cream-painted building is 1646 and apart from that there was nothing to draw us inside - no sign as far as I could see - but curiosity tempted us...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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