For families

There are 15 permanent exhibitions open to public, many of which hold various tangible materials, interactive games and audiovisual information. 

Most of information is provided in Latvian, however in each exhibition hall there is a printed guide in English and Russian. Guide holder is located at the entrance in the exhibition. 

For more elaborate information we recommend to use the audio guide in English or Russian. Audio guides are available at the ticket office. Click here to read more. 

Guided tours are also available. Click here to read more. 


Family Saturday - temporarily cancelled 

Last Saturday of every month* is "Family Saturday". It is an event about specific subject for families with children aged 5–12. The event takes place in various exhibitions, and educational tasks are usually combined with creative activities. The subjects include fungi, bird migration, dinosaurs, ancient humans, volcanoes, insects, and many more. In every "Family Saturday" a task book (in Latvian or Russian) is provided.

*September–April

The event is in Latvian, however, everyone is welcome to attend. 

The last Saturday of the month 11.00–16.00.

Admission – museum entrance ticket + event ticket 2,00 € for family (only if task book in Latvian or Russian is obtained). 

By providing one of season's task books at the ticket desk, new task book is for free.