Krustpils Castle, Jekabpils History Museum

Rīgas ielā 216b, Jēkabpils city, zip code LV-5202.
Lng: 25.8590774810 , Lat: 56.5114123280

Phone: +371 65221042 , +371 27008136 / jekabpilsmuzejs@inbox.lv
www.jekabpilsmuzejs.lv
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Description

Krustpils castle mentioned in chronicles for the first time in 1237. From the 13th century to the 16th century the castle was one of three castles owned by the archbishop of Riga. During the time from 1585 to 1919 Krustpils castle was the property of the baron fon Korff family. After the World War I the architectural monument has been used for military purposes for 70 years. In 1994 the castle was given to the Jekabpils History Museum. Krustpils castle is a national and archeological heritage. Museum offers: • Group tours and guided audio tours for individual visitors in Latvian, Russian, English and German; • Educational programs. Exhibitions. The view from the tower. Krustpils Castle is open 7 days a week.

Additional information

    From 1st of  May to 30th of September working hours are
    Monday - Friday 9:00 – 18:00
    Saturdays, Sundays 10:00 – 17:00
  From 1st of  October to 30th of April working hours are    Monday - Friday 9:00 – 17:00    Saturdays, Sundays 10:00 – 16:00
EXHIBITION
Latvia
EXHIBITION "IESPAIDU VARĀ"
01.06.2018-30.06.2018
Painting exhibition "Iespaidu varā" in Krustpils Castle. Author Sanda Mālniece. 
CONCERT THE FOG in Krustpils Castle
Latvia
On June 15 at 20:00 Annas Sērumas concert THE FOG in Krustpils Castle.
Anna Sēruma is a music producer and rock guitarist. With 15 years of music experience, she is known for creating dynamic guitar parts and song arrangements. Anna released her album "What If"(a.k.a. "Aiz Sliedēm") on August 2017 which is her debut album produced and recorded fully by herself . Album contains 12 indie/rock songs written in the past 10 years. 
Entrance fee is 2 euros.Tickets can be purchased in Jekabpils History musem. 
Foto: M. Štelmahere
EXHIBITION
Latvia
EXHIBITION "100 reasons to be proud of Jekabpils" in Jekabpils History musem. 05.05.2018. - 31.12.2019. 
TEXTILE ART EXHIBITION in Krustpils Castle
Latvia
TEXTILE ART EXHIBITION in Krustpils Castle Tower. 19.05.2018. - 31.10.2018. 
EXHIBITION
Latvia
Painting exhibition "Vērtīgie ingredienti" in Krustpils Castle. Author Jolanta Ābele. 
05.07.2018.-31.08.2018.

 
Instrumental Music Concert
Latvia
August 10 at 20:00 Normunds Ņērbulis (NormisMusic) will perform in the tower of the Krustpils castle at the guitar concert. 
Painting exhibition opening
Latvia
Painting exhibition opening
06.09.2018-16.09.2018
Painting exhibition "Vēlreiz atskaties" opening. Author Daina Eglīte.
EXHIBITION
Latvia
EXHIBITION "VĒLREIZ ATSKATIES"
06.09.2018-16.09.2018
Painting exhibition "Vēlreiz atskaties" in Krustpils Castle. Author Daina Eglīte.