The Latvian Museum of Natural History holds a remarkable natural history collection, and only small fraction is showcased in the exhibitions. To demonstrate specimen of, otherwise carefully stored, collections to visitors, the second Saturday of every month* is a day of "The collection specimen presentation". It is also a unique opportunity to meet the museum's scientific staff. The presentations are held in the exhibitions, and usually lasts 30 minutes per subject.
The second Saturday of the month at 12.00 and 13.30 (subject 1) and 12.30 and 14.00 (subject 2).
At 12.00 and 13.30 exhibition "Entomology" subject "True bugs in Latvia" – the entomological collection specimen. Presenter entomologist Uģis Piterāns.
At 12.30 and 14.00 exhibition "Mineralogy" subject "Feldspar group minerals" – the mineralogy collection specimen. Presenter senior mineralogist Sanita Lielbārde.
Admission – museum entrance ticket.