ABOUT RIGA MOTOR MUSEUM
While Riga Motor Museum’s building is undergoing a major reconstruction, the whole collection of antique vehicles has been moved and stored in temporary premises, located in Krustkalni, Ķekava district. This has become Riga Motor Museum’s home until autumn, 2014.
Visit the antique vehicle exposition in the museum's temporary premises:
1) Museum's exposition is open on business days from 9.00 till 17.00;
2) It is possible to book a guided tour. At this case the reservation has to be made in advance.
Considering all restrictions admission fees are reduced. Entrance ticket for children (7 years and up) costs 0,50 LVL / 0,71 Euro, for adults – 1,20 LVL / 1,71 Euro.
Visitors have the possibility to see the whole Riga Motor Museum’s exhibition dedicated to the historical development of automobiles, motorbikes and bicycles, starting from the last decade of 19th century till the end of 20th century. Furthermore, we have also put on view a collection of vehicles that, until now, were not available for public.
Due to the fact that the exhibition is stored in temporary premises, we kindly ask our visitors to be understanding and take into consideration rules regarding visits to the exhibition.
Riga Motor Museum was established on 22 April, 1989 thanks to Latvian Retro automobils club that was the main initiator in establishing the museum. Museum is collecting, studying, renovating and promoting vehicles that were produce during different historical periods.
Riga Motor Museum exhibitions includes bicycles, boat motors, race cars and war machinery. There are 230 different items in total that present the development of vehicles from 19th till 21st century!
But Riga Motor Museum does not restrict itself to only preserving retro masterpieces. In order to guarantee that carefully renovated vehicles are not forgotten, the dust is swept of and the motor is started and vehicle are driven to different social events. The museum regularly takes part in exhibitions in Latvia, Germany, England, France and USA.
“Riga Retro” exhibitions is attended every year. If the museum receives and invitation the motors of the cars are gladly started for the city celebration.
Welcome to Riga Motor Museum!
|Address: S. Eizenšteina street 6, Riga, LV 1079, Latvia
T. +371 67097170