Family and Kids in Riga

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Riga? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Riga, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Riga.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Riga for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Museum Of The Occupation Of Latvia

    Family and Kids

    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 regime. The details of the devastation caused during the Second World War and the Latvian’s struggle for independence is very well represented in this occupation museum. True to its type of museu...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Riga Town Hall Square

    Family and Kids

    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 destroyed during WWII. But the square has now been rebuilt- a mixture of ancient architecture and modern patterns. Head over to the square to capture beautiful memories in your camera along with g...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
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    Family and Kids

    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 Pavilion Vegetable Pavilion Fish Pavilion Dairy Pavilion Gastronomy Pavilion Trade Centre Farmers’ Market Flower night market
  4. Amazing Riga attraction for kids
    Riga Zoo

    Wildlife Park, Zoo

    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 animal feeding show! Feeding shows include animals such as hippopotamus, wild boars, giraffes, reindeers, meerkats, seal and a lot more. If you are visiting Riga with your kids, the zoo should defin...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Latvian War Museum

    Family and Kids

    One of the largest and oldest museums in Latvia, the Latvian War museum was founded in the year 1916. Back then it was known as the Latvian riflemen museum. Located in a historical building, the museum is housed in the 14th century Powder Tower- a former fortification tower of Riga. The museum was formed with the aim of educating visitors about the complex military and political history of Latv...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Riga
    Pilsetas Kanals

    Family and Kids

    The Pilsetas Kanals is Riga city’s old moat. It once used to protect the city from invaders. Today, the area surrounding the moat has been transformed into beautiful parkland. Pack some snacks and head over to the Pilsetas Kanals to have a memorable day out in Riga. Take the small boat ride across the canal- a very tranquil experience. 
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Vermanes Garden

    Garden

    Situated in the heart of the city, Vermanes Garden Park is Riga's second oldest public park. Created in the early 19th century with the help of donations, the park is named after Anna Gertrud VÄ“rmane, a wealthy widow who had allocated a piece of land and a generous donation for the formation of the park. Highlights include: Various sculptures, including a statue of Ann...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    World Of Hat Museum

    Family and Kids

    An off the beaten path attraction, the World of Hat Museum is sure to surprise and interest you.  Dedicated to headgears and hats from different eras and from different parts of the world, the collection includes: Antique jewelled crowns Shaman Hats Terrifying African helmet masks Bonnets made of human hair! Sindhi topi and Shimaksh to name a few. Head over to the World of Hat Museum and...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Riga Aviation Museum

    Family and Kids

    Riga Aviation Museum is located near the Riga International Airport. It has a huge collection of Soviet era military aircrafts. Highlights include displays of: Mil Mi-4 helicopter Tu-22 bomber Ka 26 Helicopter Rocket pots Aircraft bombs Jet Engine and a lot more. A must visit for military aircraft buffs. 
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Riga Porcelain Museum

    Family and Kids

    An unusual tourist attraction, The Porcelain Museum was a part of the Riga Porcelain Factory. The factory was established in the 1960s but was closed down in the 1990s. After an evaluation of the porcelain products by an expert commission, the Riga Porcelain Museum was established ensuring further preservation and exploration of the factory’s collection. The present museum was opened to t...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Kisezers

    Family and Kids

    Kisezers is a serene lake in Riga. Spread across an area of 4,300 acres, the lake provides a perfect place for a romantic picnic. Pack some snacks and drinking water, apply sun screen and head over to the lake with the love of your life. The lake also proves to be a picturesque backdrop for photography.  There is a golf club and a couple of quaint cafes situated on the banks of the lake.
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Rigas Veca Svetas Gertrudes Evangeliski Luteriska Baznica

    Family and Kids

    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 gorgeous looking Lutheran Church which is a significant part of Latvia's Evangelical Lutheran Church. The charismatic church building is not the only building the church had; rather, it is the seventh ...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Biedriba 4x4klubs

    Family and Kids

    If you are fond of off-roading then you can enjoy the same contacting the facility of Biedriba 4x4klubs. This association successfully conducts leisure and entertainment activities involving cars. Visiting this facility, you will get a new flavor of off-roading as the association professionally designs off-roading events including tasks like searching control points, task solving, riding and na...Read more