The Museum of Ainaži Naval School is a structural unit of the Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation.
The mission of the Museum of Ainaži Naval School is to preserve the idea of Latvian seafaring. With its activities, the museum reminds the general public about the first Latvian and Estonian naval school, its operation, success and significance, thus raising Latvian self-confidence. The museum compiles a collection on the operation of the naval school, the construction of sailing ships on the Vidzeme coast in the early 19th cent.-early 20th cent. researches and popularizes the history of Ainaži.
The Museum of Ainaži Naval School is a memorial place to this first Latvian professional naval school and its graduates – Latvian and Estonian captains and helmsmen.
The museum not only collects and stores materials about the Ainaži Naval School and seafaring, but also popularizes the idea of Latvians sailing the seas of the world. spirit. The museum staff take care that the Latvian seafaring spirit continues to live.
1.may - 30.september:
- M, Tu - Closed
- We, Th, Fr, Sa, Su - 10 - 17
1. october - 30.april:
- M - Closed
- Tu, We, Th, Fr, Sa, Su - 10 - 17
Valdemāra iela 47, Ainaži, Ainažu pilsēta, Latvia