Latvian Art is great!
Latvian National Museum of Art19
Why locals love it
Fine examples of Latvian artists in a breathtaking building. Holding openings and exhibitions it is a place to return to over the years. The building itself is worth visiting, its huge and it was renovated only recently.
Why you should visit it
This eclectic styled building, one of the last of its kind, houses a museum holding 32,000 pieces of art, covering a variety of styles and eras, from Classicism to Baroque to Rococo.
Keep in mind: the ticket office closes half an hour before the actual closing time.
If you’re looking for something contemporary or Soviet, head to “Arsenals” in the Old Town.