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    27 Tourist Attractions in Riga

    Must see places in Riga ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Riga and point of interests to visit.

  • Museum Of The Occupation Of Latvia

    #1 of 27 Things To Do in Riga
    Museum Of The Occupation Of Latvia

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: Latviesu strelnieku laukums 1, Riga, Latvia

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Although the Museum of the Occupation of Latvia is regarded as one of the best museums of Latvia, the museum is considered to be an ugly reminder of what the country went through under the Soviet regi...Read more

  • Riga Town Hall Square

    #2 of 27 Things To Do in Riga
    Riga Town Hall Square

    Tags: Outdoors, Square, Shopping Center

    Address: Kalku iela, Riga, Latvia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A visit to Riga Town Hall Square will have you surrounded by beauty and architectural marvels. Having a tragic history however, most of the medieval square and its marvellous and lavish buildings were...Read more

  • House Of Blackheads

    #3 of 27 Things To Do in Riga
    House Of Blackheads

    Tags: Historical Site, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: Ratslaukums 7, Riga, Latvia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The most lavish housebuilt in the 1300’s, the House of Blackheads is a common photo on many a Latvian postcards. In its glory days, the House of Blackheads was a frat house for unmarried German ...Read more

  • St. Mary's Dome Cathedral

    #4 of 27 Things To Do in Riga
    St. Mary's Dome Cathedral

    Address: Doma Laukums 6, Riga 1050, Latvia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The St. Mary’s Dome Cathedral or Riga Dome is a popular tourist attraction in Riga. A prominent feature of the Riga skyline, the construction of the building dates back to the year 1211. A stunn...Read more

  • St. Peter's Church

    #5 of 27 Things To Do in Riga
    St. Peter's Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Skarņu iela 19, Rīga, LV-1050, Latvia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    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 f...Read more

  • Freedom Monument

    #6 of 27 Things To Do in Riga
    Freedom Monument

    Tags: Landmark, Monument, Statue

    Address: Brivibas bulvaris, Riga, Latvia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Like most monuments and landmarks that symbolize the lands freedom from its oppressors, the Freedom Monument is a tall structure with a proud lady standing atop the column with three stars in her hand...Read more

  • Alberta Iela

    #7 of 27 Things To Do in Riga
    Alberta Iela

    Tags: Outdoors

    Address: Centra rajons, Rīga, LV-1010, Latvia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Riga was the art nouveau capital of the world! To check out this art form, head over to Alberta iela (Alberta Street). The street is known for its art nouveau apartment buildings. Many of these buildi...Read more

  • Central Market

    #8 of 27 Things To Do in Riga
    Central Market

    Tags: Outdoors, Market, Shopping Center

    Address: Negu iela, 7, Riga, LV-1050, Latvia

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Riga Centraltirgus (Riga Central Market) is Europe’s largest market. Housed within a huge 20th century building, the market is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The market is divided into: Meat...Read more

  • Riga Zoo

    #9 of 27 Things To Do in Riga
    Riga Zoo

    Tags: Outdoors, Wildlife Sanctuary , Wildlife Park, Zoo

    Address: Meza prospekts 1, LV-1014, Riga, Latvia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Riga Zoo was established on 14 October 1912.  Since 1992 the Riga Zoo is a member of the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA). A highlight of your visit to the zoo is watching an a...Read more

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