Museums and private collections

Museums and private collections

Latgaļu sāta Dekšārēs Posted 19.06.2014
Association „Latgale Traditional Cultural Center „Latgaļu sāta”
Address: "Madžuļi", Dekšāres pagasts, Viļānu novads
T: +371 29482064
E-mail: latgalusata@inbox.lv
Working hours: June - September
Short description: Association „Latgale Traditional Cultural Center „Latgaļu sāta” was founded in the 20s of the 20th century. One can see authentic local musical instruments and decorations. The exposition offers a number of reconstructed buildings which were built in Latgale in the bronze age. Workshops in weaving and pottery. Please contact before visit.

GPS: 56.56393552, 26.7777817
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Dekšāru pagasta muzejs Posted 19.06.2014
The Museum of Dekšāri
Address: Dekšāres, Dekšāru pagasts, Viļānu novads
Working hours: Mon.-Fri. 10:00-14:00; Sat.,Sunday: closed
T: +371 26315046
E-mail: vijaenkuzena@inbox.lv
Entrance fee: donations
Short description: The Museum of Dekšāri was opened in 1996. Exposition includes materials about the history of the rural municipality, school and collective farms, biography of prominent people who contributed to the area. The collection of Latgalian literature.
GPS: 56.5716882, 26.8060017
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Izstāžu zāle Nostaļģija Posted 01.06.2014
Exhibition Hall „Nostalģija” (Nostalgia)
Address: Ciskādi, Baznīcas iela 10, Sakstagala pagasts
T: +371 26579759
E-mail: diana.vasiljeva@saskarsme.lv
Working hours: on request
Short description :The exhibition hall is situated in a building of old Vītoli basic school which is considered as cultural monument of local meaning. One can see the Soviet-era household items and toys. „Russian stove”. Cycling route about 12km long, bicycle rent; 4km long hiking route. An exhibition „Museum of hygiene” and an exhibition „Only five minutes”.
GPS: 56.4902786, 27.1332278
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DSC06332 Posted 30.05.2014
Plant farm „Sakstagals”
Address: "Āboliņa mājas", Pedeļu ciems, Sakstagala pagasts
T: +371 29440655
E-mail: zaigagraudina@inbox.lv
Short description: It offers locally grown ornamental trees and shrubs, berries, fruit trees, and different flowering plants. One can get free consultations. Excursions.
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DSCN3017 Posted 21.05.2014
Museum of “kandža” (homebrew) – private collection
Address: Kaunata, Kaunatas pagasts
T: +371 20203962
E-mail: dapacepe007@inbox.lv
Working hours: on request
Short description: An interesting private collection abour homebrew can be seen in Kaunata old pub building. Possible tasting.
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