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Riga Town Hall Square

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Address: Kalku iela, Riga, Latvia
Phone Number: 37167037900
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Signature of Riga

A must visit place where located in the heart of old town, so beautiful architecture tell the history of the city also.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A must visit place where located in the heart of old town, so beautiful architecture tell the history of the city also.

Thank finejenny
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Pretty view from the outside but this is one of the main attractions in Riga and you cant go in with no history tour or anything. If you go to Riga I'm sure you'll go there, take a few snaps and then move on, 5 mins worth at most (though looks better at night)

Thank worldtattoo
West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Is unique, well restored, architectural buildings that brings back the history of Riga. In stark contrast there is a cube shaped former communist party headquarters that now houses the Occupation Museum. This reflects the historical background of the country versus the brief episode under Soviets occupation.

Thank jhlivens
Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice square surrounding with Town Hall and House of Blackheads, and statue in the middle. Good starting point for your Riga tour by foot!

Thank dpekdemir
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful time here in the square the weather was spot on with lots of people mulling around the architecture is different all around a great place to be.

Thank phletch
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It is good for pictures. Nothing very interest. There is a plaza very nice and the information centre

Thank Marco C
Brandon, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Museum of the Occupation building is empty, House of Blackheads was just re-constructed so it's not really historic, and the rest of the square is a parking lot and pick-up point for tour buses.

Thank SuperDave47
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Riga is a stunning city any time of the year. Take time to vist the amazing Cathedral The house of the Blackheads and deffo St Peters church where you can get the lift up to the spire which give amazing views over the city. And for me the most interesting place was the Museum of the Occupation of Latvia Very... More 

Thank Jamie S
Summerfield, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

There are places to eat and places to spread a blanket for a picnic. The buildings all around the square are beautiful.

Thank Randy C
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The town hall square is also where the blackheads are, however when we got there, there was a pop concert going on! Which was nice in one way, we got to see some of the local residents! But in fact, it was more than some, it was very crowded and we couldn't see the buildings and unfortunately didn't get a... More 

Thank Kovit S

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