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Sun Museum, Riga

3.9
#21 of 54 in Museums in Riga
See 400 artistic representations of Earth's closest star from numerous countries at Sun Museum. What started out as a private collection of sun-shaped objects obtained during travels became the world's only museum dedicated solely to the sun. View figurines of different shapes, styles, and colors, and find out what artists from different cultures imagine the sun to be. Read about Galileo and his ideas and discover how the heliocentric system changed humanity. The museum offers guided tours and workshops, depending on staff availability. Start your trip to Riga by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • Initially a bit difficult to find, on the first floor of the building. Possibly more aimed at children. We were the only visitors alongside a noisy group of local children with their teacher. All of.....  more »
  • It's tiny museum, but good place to visit especially if you have kids. We enjoyed learning about the sun and viewing the collection of sun figures from around the world. At the end of the tour, you...  more »
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  • It is not there anymore. Guard says liquidated. My kid cried.
  • Ликвидирован.Not in there anymore, bankrupt
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