EXHIBITIONS

DURBE MANOR
ART MUSEUM
CASTLE TOWER
WEAVING WORKSHOP
ART GALLERY DURVIS
CASTLE TOWER
DURBE MANOR
WEAVING WORKSHOP
FAIRY TALE MUSEUM
FAIRY TALE MUSEUM
ART MUSEUM
ART GALLERY DURVIS
EXHIBITIONS FAIRY TALE MUSEUM
ANSIS LERHIS-PUŠKAITIS AND FAIRY TALES The life story of the teacher, writer, folklorist and social worker Ansis Lerhs-Purškaitis (1859–1903).  
ART GALLERY DURVIS
ART MUSEUM
ART MUSEUM
WEAVING WORKSHOP
ART MUSEUM
ART MUSEUM
ART MUSEUM
ART MUSEUM
ART MUSEUM
EXHIBITIONS ART MUSEUM
TUKUMS MUSEUM OF ART THROUGH THE TIMES This exposition gives visitors a chance to see more than 250 paintings from the museum’s collection by 110 artists, including Janis Rozentāls, Vilhelms Purvītis and others.
EXHIBITIONS FAIRY TALE MUSEUM
VISITING PUŠKAITIS This exhibition is dedicated to A. Lerhis-Puškaitis and his pupils.
FAIRY TALE MUSEUM
WEAVING WORKSHOP
WEAVING WORKSHOP
EXHIBITIONS PASTARIŅŠ MUSEUM
FRESHWATER FISHING See freshwater fish and 19th–20th century tools for freshwater fishing in the restored carthouse and stable of Pastariņš’ Museum.
WEAVING WORKSHOP
WEAVING WORKSHOP
EXHIBITIONS ART GALLERY DURVIS
HISTORICAL SCENES FROM THE TOWN OF TUKUMS The models with dolls depict the history of Tukums from the 12th until the 20th century.
EXHIBITIONS CASTLE TOWER
BIRCH BARK LETTERS This interactive exposition focuses on the birch bark letters that serve as historical testimony to life in Siberia.
ART GALLERY DURVIS
CASTLE TOWER
ART GALLERY DURVIS
ART GALLERY DURVIS
EXHIBITIONS WEAVING WORKSHOP
FROM WOOL TO FABRIC An interactive Weaving Workshop exposition based on weaving with a loom.
ART GALLERY DURVIS
WEAVING WORKSHOP
EXHIBITIONS PASTARIŅŠ MUSEUM
PASTARIŅŠ AT HOME, SCHOOL AND IN LIFE An interactive exposition dedicated to the life and creative work of Ernests Birznieks-Upītis (1871–1960) and the history of Pastariņš’ Museum.
CASTLE TOWER
WEAVING WORKSHOP
ART GALLERY DURVIS
WEAVING WORKSHOP
EXHIBITIONS PASTARIŅŠ MUSEUM
BARN – THE REFLECTION OF THE FAMILY’S WEALTH The exposition inside the barn takes visitors into the daily life of the Birznieki family, where they can get to know the traditional aspects of living on a farmstead.
ART GALLERY DURVIS
WEAVING WORKSHOP
EXHIBITIONS PASTARIŅŠ MUSEUM
NORTHERN KURZEME FARMSTEAD Visitors have a chance to compare 19th and 20th century farmsteads in Northern Kurzeme and learn about the lifestyle in the mid-20th century.
EXHIBITIONS CASTLE TOWER
OUR STORIES, NO ONE ELSE’S The historic 20th century events in Tukums and the human fates in a Latvian, Baltic and European context in six thematic parts.
ART GALLERY DURVIS
WEAVING WORKSHOP
EXHIBITIONS CASTLE TOWER
THE GATE FROM THE PAST TO THE FUTURE An environmental object by architect Līga Saulespurena and artist Andis Niedre showing the way to the History Museum.
EXHIBITIONS DURBE MANOR
RAINIS AND DURBE MANOR The exposition is located in the room, that accommodated Rainis’ Museum for eight years (1929–1937). The poet himself helped to create it.
EXHIBITIONS DURBE MANOR
THE HISTORICAL INTERIOR OF DURBE MANOR The exposition provides an insight into the culture of Baltic Germans in the late 19th to early 20th century  with the restored historical interior of the manor lord’s house.
DURBE MANOR

TRAVELING EXPOSITIONS

ABOUT TUKUMS MUSEUM

ABOUT TUKUMS MUSEUM

Tukums Museum was founded in 1935 as the first art museum outside Riga. Over time, it has expanded to include Tukums Museum of Art, Durbe Manor, Art Gallery “Durvis”, Tukums History Museum “Castle Tower”, Tukums Weaving Workshop, Pastariņš’ Museum and Džūkste Fairy Tale Museum. 

Tukums Museum is a cultural environment museum with remarkable collections of modern Latvian art and historicism era interior objects from manor lord houses, cultural-historical evidence from Tukums, Engure, Jaunpils and Kandava Municipalities, and a collection of ethnographic costumes and textiles thereof that expands mostly by way of donations.

The museum’s expositions and art, history and ethnography exhibitions, educational programmes and continuing education courses, cultural events and the large number of scientific and popular science publications are a result of research work and collaboration with many Latvian museums and other research and memory institutions.

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