The knowledge center calendar is full until May. We will re-open the application for the visit in the summer period at the end of April.

About visits

A visit to the "Money World" is subject to a number of precise requirements arising from the strict security measures at Latvijas Banka and the concept underlying the creation of the "Money World".

In order to avoid unwelcome incidents and misunderstandings, it is essential to familiarise yourself with these requirements prior to registration for a visit and arrival at Latvijas Banka.

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Regulations

Visits to the "Money World" are organized in groups, registered in advance. The content of the exhibition is designed for visitors aged 14 and above.
Tours start at 9.30, 12.30 and 15.00.
Group visits (starting from 10 people; e.g. a school class) or individual visits (less than 10 people) can be requested. Multiple individual bookings for one time slot will be combined into a group and offered a guided tour taking into account the wishes of individual visitors as much as possible.
The maximum duration of a visit to the "Money World" is two hours.
The costs of the visits are covered by Latvijas Banka; the tour is free of charge for visitors.
The "Money World" can be accessed through the main entrance of Latvijas Banka at K. Valdemāra iela 2A, Riga, (from Pils laukums); visitors' badges should be obtained in the lobby. In order to receive a badge you are required to present a personal identification document (with a photo).
Only small bags (e.g. handbags) are allowed on visits to the "Money Word" which shall remain with visitors throughout their visit to Latvijas Banka. You are kindly asked to leave any large size bags or other items in the cloakroom. Security officers of Latvijas Banka have the right to check visitors' personal belongings with their prior consent.
Services offered
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  • Guides – employees of Latvijas Banka – will be available for group tours; however, the exhibition can also be viewed without a guide.
  • Information is provided in Latvian, English and Russian. Please indicate your language preference when registering for a visit.
  • The film collection is available in Latvian, English and Russian; groups or individual visitors can chose any of the languages.
  • The building of Latvijas Banka is appropriately equipped to make the "Money World" accessible to people with reduced mobility.

Getting there

Knowledge Centre "Money World"

K. Valdemāra iela 2A, Riga
entrance from Pils laukums
Email naudas.pasaule@bank.lv
Phone +371 6702 2297

Public transport

 

Stop “Latvijas Nacionālais teātris”

 

Tram: 5, 7, 9, 11
Trolleybus: 5, 12, 25
Bus: 13, 30, 37, 41, 53, 57

 

Getting there
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Register for a visit

Express your interest in visiting the "Money World" and register electronically.  

For additional information on the "Money World", please call: +371 67022297.

Send inquiries and notify us of any changes in the composition of the group by e-mail:
naudas.pasaule[at]bank.lv

How to register for a visit? Quick guide to registration:

Additional information for teachers

Most often, the center is visited by high school students and first-year university students, as knowledge of monetary policy and macroeconomics is part of the learning process, for example, in the study of the subject "Economics" in high schools.

The content of the exhibition is designed considering the interests and level of knowledge of this audience, and the presentation is oriented towards visitors aged 14 and above.

In the knowledge center "Money World," teachers can use self-developed worksheets as well as standardized worksheets developed by the staff of the "Money World" knowledge center in Latvian language. Their goal is to promote understanding of the concepts explained in the exhibition, but they are not developed according to the school curriculum. Therefore, we invite teachers to explore the new content of the exhibition and create worksheets tailored to their own lesson plans.

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