Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Riga

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Riga is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Riga a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Riga.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Riga:

  1. House Of Blackheads

    #1 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions 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

  2. St. Peter's Church

    #2 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions 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

  3. Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum

    #3 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Riga
    Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Brivibas gatve 440, Riga, LV-1024, Latvia

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

    A little outside the city, the Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum is an excellent place to explore the culture of Latvia especially if you’re pressed for time. The open air museum prides itsel...Read more

  4. Nativity Cathedral, Riga

    #4 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Riga
    Nativity Cathedral, Riga

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Brīvības bulvāris 23, Rīga, Latvia

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

    The Nativity Cathedral of Riga was built between 1876 and 1883 and is the largest Russian Orthodox cathedral in the Baltics. Stunningly enormous and beautiful, the exterior is Neo-Byzantine while the ...Read more

  5. Latvian National Museum Of Art

    #5 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Riga
    Latvian National Museum Of Art

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: Krisjana Valdemara iela 10A, Rīga, LV-1010, Latvia

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

    With its exterior surrounding as impressive as its interiors, the Latvian National Museum of Art, fondly referred to as LMNA is a must stop for art lovers, novice or otherwise. The permanent gallery o...Read more

  6. Small Guild, Riga

    #6 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Riga
    Small Guild, Riga

    Tags: Landmark, Architecture

    Address: Amatu iela 3, Rīga, LV-1050, Latvia

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

    Situated in the heart of the city, the architecturally stunning Small Guild building was designed by the exceptional architect J. D. Felsko. The interiors of the Small Guild are as beautiful as the bu...Read more

  7. Rigas Veca Svetas Gertrudes Evangeliski Luteriska Baznica

    #7 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Riga
    Rigas Veca Svetas Gertrudes Evangeliski Luteriska Baznica

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Ģertrūdes iela 8, Centra rajons, Rīga, LV-1010, Latvia

    If you are travelling in Riga, Latvia and looking forward to witness all the wonderful spots of this location, then don’t forget to pay a visit to the St. Gertrude Old Church, Riga. It is a gorg...Read more

  8. Saint John's Church

    #8 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Riga
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    Tags: Church

    Address: Central District, Riga, LV-1050, Latvia

  9. St. Saviour's Anglican Church

    #9 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Riga
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    Tags: Church

    Address: Anglikāņu 2, Centra rajons, Rīga, LV-1050, Latvia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  10. Rigas Lutera Baznica

    #10 of 10 Art and Cultural Attractions in Riga
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    Tags: Church

    Address: Torņakalna iela 3, Zemgales priekšpilsēta, Rīga, LV-1004, Latvia

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