Daugavpils Regional and Art Museum (DRAM) is one of the oldest and largest ones in Latgale. It was founded in 1938 and it is located in the historical center of the city, in Art-Nouveau building, which is cultural and historical monument of architecture.
The mission of Daugavpils Regional and Art Museum is to collect, keep, examine and popularise cultural and historic, art and natural collections of Daugavpils region; to facilitate the exploration of cultural and historic heritage and modern experience; to motivate society’s interest and understanding of historical processes in Daugavpils region, to create in the society respect to their own mental heritage and traditions.
Daugavpils Regional and Art Museum is an accessible research and educational cultural institution for the society – it is the only municipal museum of Daugavpils. Its activity covers modern territory of Daugavpils and Daugavpils region and widely (in historical aspect) – district territory of Dinaburg, Dvinsk and Daugavpils.The museum has 17 rooms with expositions of history and nature, as well as various exhibitions, a storage area, a restorer’s workshop, a library and a room for museum educational programs. The museum not only preserves and represents the cultural and historical heritage and art, but also entertains, educates and gives an opportunity to spend time in an interesting and unusual way, getting new skills, coming in contact with the unusual and experiencing new emotions.
We invite you to go on an amazing journey through the exhibition halls of the museum together with us!