Rainis’ Museum “Jasmuiža”

Address: Aizkalne, district of Preiļi, LV 5305

Phone: +371 65329313, +371 29487589

e-mail: jasmuiza@memorialiemuzeji.lv

www.aspazijarainis.lv

Museum is open from 1th May to 31st October: 10.00 – 17.00, Mo., Tue. – closed

Located on right side of river „Jaša”, is „Jasmuiža”  a museum of Rainis. It is one of the exhibition places of Rainis and Aspāzija.

„Jasmuiža” is the only museum of Rainis in Latgale. It was founded in 1964. on August 16th. Compared to other museums dedicated to the poet, „Jasmuiža” is special with the fact that Rainis spent his summer and winter holidays here, while he was in highschool and colledge. The estate was rented by his father from 1883. To 1891.

There is also a large exhibition of ceramic arts of Latgale avaliable for viewing.

Located on the left side of river „Jaša”, is the pottery of the ceramist Andrejs Paulāns.

There are season openings with ceramic oven kindling and annual poetry festivities.

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