What to see?

Museum of Balvi county

In 2010 Balvi museum move to new building reconstructed estate house. Breath of history changes with new breezes-there you can see estate people built cellar vault and exhibition halls with roof windows; ancient barn doors which are made from 200 years old wood and furniture made by local masters; exhibitions which tells about municipality ancient times and new artist look for life. Museum is founded in 1989 and there are more than 23 thousand units in its collection. 

Traditional music, folklore, customs, psalms, chants of May, people skills and others values of North Latgale are reflected in five exhibition rooms of the museum with the modern form of expression. The museum's interior elements (authentic objects, exhibits) in the exhibitions are combined with modern artistic expressions and technologies - video projections, innovative graphic design and touch screen applications.


Exhibition visiting time:
Tuesday-Friday 10am-17pm,
Saturday. 11am-16pm,
Sunday, Monday-closed

Address: Street Brīvības 46, Balvi
Phone: +371 64521430, +371 28352770
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GPS: 57.1308070, 27.2567270