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St. Peter's Church

Skarnu iela 19, Riga 1050, Latvia
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Skarnu iela 19, Riga 1050, Latvia
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Right in the old town this is a gigantic church building. A bit outdated but still pretty emposing. Did not go up but can guess that the views from up there would have been fantastic, as it is a pretty tall building. Makes for some...More

Thank Newbietraveladdict
Reviewed 25 May 2017

St. Peter's is the tallest tower in town, and for 9 euros, you can ride the slightly rickety elevator up to the observation deck for outstanding panoramic views of Riga. Back downstairs, there is a retired version of the rooster that sits atop the steeple...More

Thank Rick628
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Nice old church. I think it was a little too expensive to go to the tower (9€) but it had a great view over the city. Weird art exhibition in the church hall, though.

Thank Gustav Ø
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely recommend visiting here. The views of Riga are outstanding from the tower. Well maintained.

Thank Missi_Moo_69
Reviewed 30 April 2017

An interesting church, but with limited access, it was very busy when we visited.... worth a detour to see it...

Thank cnb134
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Spectacular walk inside, great heraldry. Nice and polite person operated elevator and great view! Unfortunately rainy and windy day, but still worth the ticket fee.

Thank Maarika M
Reviewed 24 April 2017

the most interesting view from the top. not cheap but nice to try. Also inside area is nice and pretty

Thank Homa G
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Decent view from the top, but at €9 each it's quite steep. The inside of the church itself is not that exciting but at the time of our visit they were displaying some local artwork which we thought were of a very high standard. I...More

Thank turgonuk
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Old church with an art exhibition, concerts and a view from a tower. Photo exhibitions are usual there.

Thank Leon K
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Wouldn't recommend this for children but it's worth visiting. It has an interesting history and great views plus there was an art exhibition inside

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