Selonian skills museum

There are available information in Jekabpils municipality “Selonian skills museum” about the tourism offer in Jekabpils municipality territory: cultural heritage expositions, private collections, environment and various tourism objects and services.
In the exposition “Selonian peasant earlier and now” it is possible to see craft tools, household items, handicrafts, awards, documents, old money notes and elements of the ancient folk costumes of Jekabpils district characteristic by the end of 19th and the beginning of 20th century. In the exhibition “The famous people of Jekabpils district” it is possible to see the photographs of litterateurs Rainis, J. Akuraters, brothers Janis and Aleksandrs Grins and other materials about their life and literary activities, as well as thematic exhibitions.
In the exhibition hall there is an opportunity to see art works and different exhibitions of pupils from the Jekabpils Art School Zasa Branch. The museum offers you to enjoy and get acquainted with the herbal teas and ancient culture of tea drinking. Educational activities for different age groups are regularly organized. Traditional and annual is Museum Night event.
The Jekabpils municipality “Selonian skills museum” offers excursions for groups with the aim to visit tourism objects in Jekabpils district, including the Zasas manor park.
In the museum you can see: virtual “Travel through the paths of J. Akurater’s literary heritage”, virtual tour “Through the childhood paths of Jekabpils district’s literateurs” and video about Jekabpils district.

Address: “Ozollejas”, Zasa, Zasas pagasts, Jēkabpils novads, LV-5239
E-mail: novads@jekabpilsnovads.lv
Phone: +371 25465787
Homepage: www.jekabpilsnovads.lv