Palace visiting restriction 2014

On the following dates access to the Palace rooms will be temporarily restricted: Date Time Place 19/07/ 14:00-15:00 White hall 24/07/ 14:00-15:00 White hall 25/07/ 13:30-14:30 White hall 26/07 12:00-13:00 Picnic area or White hall 14:00-15:00 White hall 01/08/ 14:00-15:00 White hall 02/08/ 13:00-14:00 White hall 15:30-16:30 Picnic area 17:00-18:00 White hall 06/08/ 10:00-11:00 White hall 07/08/ 13:00-14:00 White hall 08/08/ 14:00-15:00 White hall 16:30-17:30 Picnic area 09/08/ 12:00-13:00 White hall 16:00-17:00 White hall 16/08/ 14:30-15:30 White hall 23/08/ 12:00-13:00 White hall 15:00-16:00 White hall 29/08/ 14:00-15:00 White hall or Picnic area 30/08/ 12:00-13:00 White hall 15:00-16:00 Picnic area Visitors are welcome to return back at the end of the Palace tour when the room...

Early Music Festival 2014

Due to Early Music Festival, on 12 July 2014 the halls for festivities (the Gold Hall, White Hall, Grand Gallery and Small Gallery) will be closed. Museum visitors may visit the Duke’s state apartments and private rooms as well as the Duchess’ apartments. Palace entrance fee on 12 July – EUR 3.56.  Museum opening hours on 12...

List of events 2014

1964                The final year of Rundāle Palace restoration work!*                2014 FEBRUARY 25/02 Tour guide examination Tour guides whose certificate is valid until 1 May 2014 are encouraged to undergo recertification by taking an oral exam. 28/02 Lecture on the foreign estates of the dukes of Courland Education lecture by Imants Lancmanis on the foreign estates of the dukes...

Examination for guides

The guides not certified by Rundāle Palace Museum are invited to take an exam on February 25; March 18; April 8   at 10:00 a.m. For more information and applications: gidi@rundale.net/, +371 29487045 (Inga Ripa) Guides, whose licenses are valid until  1st May 2014. are also invited to take the oral examination.

Events in Rundāle Palace 2013

EVENTS IN RUNDĀLE PALACE 2013* MARCH 20 March - examination for guides More information: gidiem@rundale.net/ APRIL 20 April - examination for guides More information: gidiem@rundale.net/ MAY Beginning of May – tulips in full bloom in the garden of Rundāle Palace From 25 May the second study of the Duke is open to the public after restoration Organiser: Rundāle Palace Museum (RPM), contact: turisms@rundale.net/ From 25...

From the Gothic Style to Art Nouveau

Part of the exhibition opened on 24 May 2012 covers the period from Late Gothic to Late Baroque (late 15th c. – 2nd quarter of the 18th c.). The exhibition will eventually comprise fourteen exhibition halls and is planned to be completed in 2016. The objective of the Rundāle Palace Museum’s exhibition “From the Gothic Style...

Flowers in the Baroque Garden

The exhibition shows favorite flower garden history of the 18th century, parterre development and explains the formation of the French formal garden. Visitors have the opportunity to see flowers in paintings, the symbolic meanings of flowers, flower bouquet formation and other themes.