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Member of International Confederation of Architectural Museums ICAM

State Inspection for Heritage Protection
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Latvijas Arhitektūras muzejs
Rīga, Mazā Pils iela 19, LV-1050, tālr. 7220779
Open: Mon. 9.00-18.00; Tu., Wed., Th. 9.00.-17.00; Fri. 9.00-16.00; week-end - closed
Free admission

Museum inhabits one of the Medieval dwelling houses in Old Riga., known as “Three brothers”.


11.01.2018–23. 02.2018

“200 meters above heritage”
Exhibition made by State Inspection for Heritage Protection (VKPAI) shows 1990 aerophotography collection from the Inspection’s negative fund. Collection is made of more than 600 images, taken in October, November and December by flying with helicopter. Participants of these flights were – director of VKPAI Juris Dambis, photographer Aivars Holms, Inspection’s workers Edmunds Vonsovičs and Guntars Frišenfelds, also Professor of Geography Aija Melluma. The flights of year 1990 is the first purposeful photographing of Cultural Heritage of Latvia from air.