Pauls Stradins Museum for history of medicine

The exhibition Latvian Red Cross - 100

This exhibition reflects the work of the Latvian Red Cross during the century after its establishment on November 20, 1918.  The exhibition is part of Latvia's National Centennial Programme because the organisation and its work have been of key importance in the development of the Latvian state over the course of the subsequent century.

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The Salon Exhibition "Skins"

The Pauls Stradiņš Museum of the History of Medicine and the Anatomy Museum of the Rīga Stradiņš University are pleased to invite you to a salon exhibition, "Skins," which will open on August 31 at the Museum of the History of Medicine. The exhibition is being organised by the Anatomy Museum and the artist Ausma Šmite, and visitors will look at a restored collection of tattooed skin from the museum.  This is rare and unusual evidence of the tradition of tattooing in Latvia during the late 19thand early 20thcentury, also speaking to the scientific interests of anatomists at that time.

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