Museums

 Museum “Farmstead of Andrupene” is an authentic complex of Latgalian outhouses of 20th century, where history of everyday life in Latgale can be explored, including potter house with freshly built kiln, where the pottery is scorched. By booking in advance, you can also degustate national dishes of Latgalian cuisine, enjoy performance by local folk group, feel the power of Latgalian songs, to feel the rythm of everyday life of Latgalian farmer.
 
GPS: 56.1902356, 27.3971712
 

The local history society “Patria” has created a local history museum in Dagda; it also works towards preservation of cultural heritage and traditions of the district.

GPS: 56.0936608, 27.5410116

Environmental Education and Cultural Centre "Ķepa" ("The paw")

In Ķepova parish, in Neikšāni there was created an exhibition dedicated to the forest theme, which gives visitors an insight into the forest world full of surprises.

GPS: 56.0347563, 27.7518291
 
Phone:  +371 65681420

The museum will generate interest in visitors about the special areas of conservation. Environmental Education Centre and exhibition hall of the Jaundome manor offers:

GPS: 56.1472884, 27.6137847 

Konstantīns Raudive (born in 30 April 1909 in Asūne parish, died in 2 September 1974 in Bad Krozingen, Germany) was Latvian psychologist, philosopher and parapsychologist, studied potential life after death, and introduced his method for recording the voices of the dead by using the electronic voice phenomenon.

 GPS: 56.0238515, 27.6229050

In the premises of Šķaune parish library a memorial room is functioning, poetess Marija Andžāne literary works and manuscripts written by the hand of the poetess are preserved. Working hours: on request. Tourism object is located in border area, passport and a pass are needed.

GPS: 56.1393838, 28.0048773

An exposition of ancient items is located in Svarini Local History Room: work equipment everyday life items, handicrafts, the history and maps of Svarini parish. Working hours: on request.
 
GPS: 56.1271679, 27.7506210