Latvian National Museum of Art was opened to public after biggest renovation in its history.
Building for art museum was built in 1905 and it was first building in Baltics designed especially for museum. Museum building is landmark in boulevards of Riga and it is Latvian cultural heritage. Building is in baroque and classicism style. There are elements in art nouveau style in interior.
Museum was under construction works for 3 years. When renovation was finished in December 2015 museum was opened for few days to visitors.
From official opening that took place on 4th of May, collection of artwork was back and there were opened contemporary exhibitions in new underground part of museum and 4th floor.