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Museum of Pedagogy
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Adress: Jūrmalas avenue 76, Riga
Phone: +371 67033859, +371 29372140
Head: Dr.ped., prof. Aīda Krūze.

The permanent exhibition was opened on April 19, 2006, and it displays school materials, the history of higher education and teachers’ education, the advancement of the pedagogical science in UL and in Latvia. Visitors can see authentic documents, old textbooks, publications on the history of Latvia's schools and UL. The museum stores more than 1200 units (2006).

A memorial room was opened in honour of Ludis Bērziņš, after his museum in Jaundubulti was closed.

The goal of the museum is to preserve pedagogical values of the past and the present for next generations by actively taking part in study process and in scientific research.

Museum’s traditions:

  • Conference „The era and teacher’s personality”
  • Issuing compilations of articles „The era and personality” (in Latvian), since 2000
  • Meetings of graduates and celebrations of teachers’ anniversaries.
  • Celebration for winners of the Berzins’ grant.
  • Preserve remembrance of pedagogical scientists (remembrance days, cemetery visits)

Museum cooperates with:

  • Museum Association of Latvia Schools.
  • Periodical „Teacher”.
  • Prof. Kristaps Keggi, Chair of the Berzins Memorial Fund.
  • Baltic Pedagogical Historians Association.
  • Diaspora Latvians.