Museum of Alūksne was found on the 1st of April, 1959.
Alūksne’s museum is with education and research filled municipal authority of Alūksne region and is available for society. Without assistance and in cooperation with Latvian Ministry of Culture, creative associations and other organizations it realizes in saving material and immaterial culture values.
Museum’s goal is to provide and increase interest and understanding about history of Alūksne especially for youngsters also museum’s purpose is to preserve the cultural heritage and to investigate it and also make sure the cultural heritage is being accessible for public.
The museum of Alūksne is located in National Architectural Monument – new castle of Alūksne.