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GUIDED TOURS

Guided Tour

During a guided tour, visitors will gain insight into the origin of photography and the history of its development in Latvia from the 19th century until mid-20th century. Visitors will get acquianted with the activities of photographers in the territory of Latvia as well as the most important representatives of the industry and the production of the world-famous camera “Minox”.  Visitors will also have an opportunity to explore the principle of the camera obscura, stereoscopic images, and see original examples of the oldes photographs – daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, and ferrotypes. During the guided tour, visitors can take photographs in front of the historical hand-painted studio bachdrops.

We also offer our guests to take a look at the current temporary exhibiton of foreign or Latvian photographers in the museum’s salon and exhibition hall.

Duration of the tour: up to 60 minutes.

Guided tour price:
Price for the guided tour: in Latvian and for for grade 1 to 9 pupils in Russian – EUR 8,00; foreign language – EUR 12,00

Please book your guided tour in advance!

Entrance fee for 1 person:

Booking and additional information:

(+371) 67222713
info@fotomuzejs.lv

For Families and Children

Birth (name) day party in the museum

For children and teenagers aged 7-14

We offer an opportunity for the child to celebrate his/her special day with friends in the heart of the Old Riga – the Latvian Museum of Photography, and gain knowledge and new experiences!  Guests will explore the museum accompanied by a guide, participate in competitions and various activities (a choice from photo orientation, contests, collages) and make a gift for the guest of honor.

After the tour and activities, we offer an opportunity for the guests to enjoy a meal prepared by the parents and spend free (optional) time inside the museum. Guests can take photographs in front of the historical hand-painted studio backdrops. The museum offers some accessories for the photoshoot.

Duration of the event: up to 2 hours

Number of participants: up to 15 people

Program price:
Price for the program: in Latvian and for grade 1 to 9 pupils in Russian – EUR 10,00; foreign language – EUR 15,00
Ticket price for 1 person – EUR 1,00

Rent for the venue (1 hour) – EUR 20,00

Booking and additional information:

(+371) 67222713
info@fotomuzejs.lv

For Schools / Educational programs

Guided Tour

For pupils in grades 1 to 12

During the guided tour, pupils will expand their knowledge not only in photography but also in history and physics. Pupils will gain insight into the development of the photography, explore practically the principle of camera obscura, stereoscopic images, see originals of the oldest photos – daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, and ferrotypes, as well as learn about the world-famous “Minox” camera and acquire information about the activities of photographers in the territory of Latvia.

Visitors can take photographs in front of the historical hand-painted studio backdrops.

We also offer to look at the current exhibition of foreign or Latvian photographers in the museum’s salon and exhibition hall.

Duration of the tour: up to 60 minutes.

Guided tour price:
Price for the guided tour: in Latvian and for grade 1 to 9 pupils in Russian – EUR 8,00; foreign language – EUR 12,00
Ticket price for 1 person – EUR 1,00

Free entrance for 2 teachers accompanying the group (at least 10 students).

Booking and additional information:

(+371) 67222713
info@fotomuzejs.lv.

Pedagogical programs

The Ancient Recipe of Photography

For pupils in grades 1 to 12
During the program, participants will learn about the history of photography, see a demonstrartion of and familiarize themselves with darkroom equipment and historical cameras. Pupils will have a chance to view and hold glass plate negatives, as well as try out loading a film tank.

Durition of the program: up to 60 minutes.

Program price:
Fee for the program for a group: in Latvian and for grade 1 to 9 pupils in Russian – EUR 10,00; foreign language – EUR 15,00
Entrance fee for the program for 1 person – EUR 1,00

Free entrance for 2 teachers accompanying the group (at least 10 students).

Booking and additional information:

(+371) 67222713
info@fotomuzejs.lv

RENT THE VENUE

Latvian Museum of Photography offers to lease museum premises for various events – presentations, exhibitions, seminars and conferences.

Please apply for timely reservation of the venue by filling out an order form and coordinate the time of the event and the desired additional services with the museum’s staff!

Prices:

Venue rent (1 hour) – EUR 20,00 (incl. VAT)

Venue rent for comertial purposes (1 hall for 1 month) – EUR 300,00 (incl. VAT)

 

Order form for the venue

Prices

Booking and additional information: (+371) 67222713 or info@fotomuzejs.lv