St. Peter's Church

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  • Address: Skarņu iela 19, Rīga, LV-1050, Latvia, Riga
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +371-67181941
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site

St. Peter's Church - Review

A masterpiece of Riga’s skyline, St. Peter’s Church is slated to be around 800 years old. The best part about St. Peter’s Church is its view from the spire. All of Riga can be seen from the view deck and it’s indeed a sight to be reckoned with. Ever since it’s been built, St. Peter’s Church has had a long history of being demolished and rebuilt- the last time it was restored was in 1941.

Don’t invest a lot of time here because although St. Peter’s Church is an important landmark of Riga, there’s not much to see inside the church as it’s rather sparsely embellished. Remember that while entry to the church is free, the ride to the top of the spire does require a minimal charge.

St. Peter's Church Information

  • Entry is free.
  • While entry to the church is free, riding the lift to the top of the tower costs around USD $4.

How To reach St. Peter's Church by Public Transport

  • Ratslaukums (tram station)
  • Nacionala opera (tram station)

Restaurants Near St. Peter's Church

  • Domini Canes
  • The Kiwi Bar
  • Ristorante Felicita

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TripHobo Highlights for St. Peter's Church

  • St. Peter's Church Address: Skarņu iela 19, Rīga, LV-1050, Latvia, Riga
  • St. Peter's Church Contact Number: +371-67181941
  • St. Peter's Church Timing: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • St. Peter's Church Price: Free
  • Best time to visit St. Peter's Church(preferred time): 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit St. Peter's Church: 01:00 Hrs
  • St. Peter's Church is added 6.3K times in the itineraries created by TripHobo users
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Things to Know Before Visiting St. Peter's Church

  • 95% of people who visit Riga include St. Peter's Church in their plan

  • 45.78% of people start their St. Peter's Church visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see St. Peter's Church

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

70.53% of people prefer walking in order to reach St. Peter's Church

People normally club together House Of Blackheads and St. Mary's Dome Cathedral while planning their visit to St. Peter's Church.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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St. Peter's Church, Riga Reviews

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  • Beautiful church and a testament to what can be built with clay brick. Thank goodness for steel as careful reinforcement is what is keeping it standing. Pay to go to the top of the steeple, it is a fantastic view of the city and they have an elevator so no excuses.

  • Nice churh. Amazing history. So many times was burning.

  • Its one of the important tourist points in Riga. It sits inside the old city and has a viewing platform *also has a big price tag for entry

  • Magnificent churche! Looks awesome from outside. But have very slow lift and costs 9 €

  • A beautiful red brick church built in the early 13th century. It costs €3 person to enter the church and if you wish to go up the tower it'll cost €9. There's plenty of history behind this church so a visit is recommended.

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