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Art Museum RIGA BOURSE, Riga
(3.7/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Combining the art of East and West--classical and contemporary--Art Museum RIGA BOURSE attempts to demonstrate that excellence wins out over origin. Located in a 19th-century Venetian Renaissance-style building, the museum hosts four galleries on six floors. Walk through rooms filled with Western European paintings, porcelain, and sculptures from the 16th to 20th centuries. Masks, clothes, and precious ornaments reveal the culture of the Middle East and the Far East. Look for Dmitry Gutov's Gondola--a three-dimensional airborne explosion of a real 11 m (36 ft) gondola, which seems to have been frozen in time. Use our Riga tour planner to visit Art Museum RIGA BOURSE on your trip to Riga, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This museum in the heart of the old Riga is in my opinion one of the most interesting of the city. Its temporary exhibition on the Silk Road was very rich beautiful and many of the parts of the collections are worth (Asian and Western art).
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  • The building is interesting both for its location and appearance, and from the point of view of the exhibition. We were able to visit him in Sunday for a very modest fee. Visited in all exhibition halls. Able to see a collection of paintings by Nicholas Roerich, n. exhibition Asian culture (for example, the Ming dynasty vases), as well as a delightful collection of German, Belgian and Italian artists.
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  • I agree with the previous review. The featured collection is located in beautiful historic rooms.
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