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St. Peter's Church

Skarnu iela 19, Riga 1050, Latvia
371 7229426
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“art exhibition” (13 reviews)
“old town” (62 reviews)
“peter's church” (17 reviews)
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Skarnu iela 19, Riga 1050, Latvia
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"art exhibition"
in 13 reviews
"old town"
in 62 reviews
"peter's church"
in 17 reviews
"red brick"
in 6 reviews
"panoramic view"
in 9 reviews
"elevator ride"
in 4 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 12 reviews
"viewing platform"
in 9 reviews
"flights of stairs"
in 4 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 11 reviews
"interesting history"
in 4 reviews
"tower"
in 125 reviews
"steeple"
in 16 reviews
"euros"
in 33 reviews
"interior"
in 29 reviews
"choir"
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"destruction"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

... not really worth the 9 Euro entry fee. St. Peter's spire is the highlight of the Riga skyline, but the church itself is more interesting outside (and in its historical importance) than inside, which is very plain. You can see the church for 3...More

Thank LMOverby
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Reviewed 6 days ago

One of several large churches in old town, this one has an impressive facade and a very high tower. View from the top are supposed to be quite good. There are many shops and restaurants located close by. Entrance to the church itself is by...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an immense, starkly beautiful church. A choir was practicing when I visited - mainly to go up the tower to see the city from above.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We felt like going to the top to see the best views about Riga. The ticket is expensive... 9e per person but it is worth it. There is an elevator that it is said it operates every 10 minutes but the time is less. The...More

Thank figuerasluis
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been there many times, it's a nice church, located in the heart of old Riga. I suggest you visit it!

Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very lovely church, good for aerial pictures of Riga. It’s worth spending some time there. For orientation the tower is also very helpful.

Thank eagertraveller123
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a large church..lots of gold and pictures to look at they do not like photo taken but you can sneek sometimes.

Thank kitty37421
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not worth the 9 euros to go to the observation tower in my opinion. Views good but not worth the money/

Thank colette d
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

When you are in Riga, you definitely must take a lift to the tower of this church and see the town from above! You just have to be patient, there are too many people on weekends.

Thank Jakub F
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

I wanted to get one of the best views over the town, and this is probably it. A 9 euro ticket gets you up the tower (one set of steps then a lift). Views all round. The interior is vastly high, with intricate ceiling patterns,...More

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