Opening hours

26-27 February 10.00–18.00

28 February 10.00–17.00

Full admission ticket – 5 €

Group (10+) tickets – 4 €

Children under 7 – free of charge

Bus Parking – 10 €

Parking ticket - 4 €
(Only Cash Payment is available for parking)

Group tickets on pre-sale

Please note that filming/photography is taking place at this event. Purpose: Event’s publicity Manager: SIA “BT 1”, Reg.No. 40003241394 Registered address: Ķīpsalas iela 8, Rīga

Group tickets on pre-sale

To purchase group tickets, an application on the form of the educational establishment specifying the required number of tickets shall be submitted to the box office. For the accompanying educator, admission to the “Skola 2020” is free of charge!

If you are participating in the “Career Support for Students in General and Vocational Education Institutions” project and wish to purchase group tickets, you must send a request with a specified number of tickets, company particulars and banking details for invoice to e-mail: before 14 February. The invoice and tickets will be sent to your email address.

Riga schools participating in this project must contact their project coordinators at Riga City Council.

Events Programme

28 February
Hall II
10.15 Opening Ceremony of “Skola 2020”
Welcome speeches by:
Ilga Šuplinska, Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia,
Guntars Prānis, Rector of Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music,
Dagnija Vanaga, Director of PIKC Riga State Technical School,
Viesturs Tīle, Chairman of the Board, International Exhibition Company BT 1,
Valts Jirgensons, Project Manager of “Skola 2020”

“Latvian Book Fair”, offering the chance to meet your favourite writers, enjoy readings by authors, take part in book launch events, get to know the latest news of publishers and swap books at the Book Exchange Point, takes place simultaneously. The “Skola” admission ticket entitles the holder to free admission to “Latvian Book Fair”.


City Centre to Ķīpsala:
Trolleybuses 5, 9, 12, 25
Buses 13, 30, 37, 41, 53, 57
Minibuses 236, 237, 241
Night bus N4

Ķīpsala to City Centre:
Trolleybuses 5, 12, 25
Buses 13, 30, 37, 41, 53, 57
Minibuses 236, 237, 241
Night bus N4

Baltic TAXI, telephone: 8500

Distance to:
Old Town: 1 km – 5 minutes drive
Airport: 10 km – 10 minute drive
Railway Terminal: 3 km – 5 minutes drive
Bus Station: 3 km – 5 minutes drive
Passenger Port: 1 km – 5 minutes drive