The Rainis and Aspazija House, Baznīcas iela 30, Rīga, LV 1010
+371 67272643; +371 29254193; +371 29689489; firstname.lastname@example.org
More Information: http://memorialiemuzeji.lv/kontakti/
10.00–17.00; closed – Sundays, Mondays
During the Summer, from 1st of June until the 31st of August, the museum is open from 12.00 until 19.00
The Rainis and Aspazija House is one of Rainis’ museums. This a chance to explore the environment where Rainis (1865–1929) and Aspazija (1865–1943) lived in the twenties.
The house holds memories about the visible, public part of both poets lives – after returning from 14 years of exile in Switzerland, they found themselves in the center of cultural and political life in Latvia.
The flat has been restored and arranged according to the photographs, poets diary entries and the memories of their contemporaries, using the original objects held in the stock of Literature and Music Museum.
In the museum can be viewed and researched the unique library of Rainis and Aspazija which the poets wanted to make accessible in this museum.
Tours available in Latvian, English and Russian.
Rainis’ and Aspazija’s library. You can order copies of the books interesting you for research in the museum.
In the library you can also use the electronic accounting system used by the Literature and Music Museum (MUPUS).
The documentary film “Aspazija and Rainis. The Roll of Time” (17 minutes) in Latvian, Russian, English, German and French.
An audiovisual guide in Latvian, Russian, English, German and French – including detailed info about all four Rainis and Aspazija’s museums, unique photo and video materials.