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St. Peter's Church

Skarnu iela 19, Riga 1050, Latvia
371 7229426
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“art exhibition” (12 reviews)
“old town” (60 reviews)
“bell tower” (5 reviews)
Skarnu iela 19, Riga 1050, Latvia
371 7229426
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

You have to pay entry even if you don't want to go up the tower - which you should definitely do. I think they charge 3€. The church sadly burned out while the 2nd WW ,that's why the windows are very simple and the interior...More

Thank Evi S
Reviewed 4 November 2016

First mention of the St. Peter's Church is in records dating to 1209. The history of the church can be divided into three distinct periods: two associated with Gothic and Romanesque building styles, the third with the early Baroque period.

Thank Zlatan75Mitic
Reviewed 2 November 2016

this is really a masterpiece of art . Take the time to go in and really study all the beautifull art on the walls and celling aspecially

Thank Tor Steinar E
Reviewed 30 October 2016

It liked the idea of the church to exhibit works of art. This place combines meditation with beauty.

Thank Laima K
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Not much to do inside the church, but the view from viewing platform is marvelous, but keep you cameras and phones properly because the wind is very strong there. And we saved 50% of entrance fee with Riga card (4.5 euro instead of 9 euro).

Thank Yuliya C
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Can't say a lot as lots of these churches Have many similarities but it was very nice to visit. I enjoyed it

Thank Diane O
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I find I'm repeating myself when it comes to Riga and its churches and architecture It's a must for those of you that love history, architecture, beautiful and quirky old and new buildings, sculptures Something for everyone. After Budapest, Barcelona and other beautifully built architectully...More

Thank MH280862
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Said to have been built in the 13th century, this church has some interesting and different styles of architecture in itself, inside & out. I guess it's because it was started, reconstructed & "finished" over a span of hundreds of years. One can go up...More

Thank floRDMichigan
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We got in with our student cards, that got as 2€ discount(7€). We climbed two floors and then got the lift to the top. It wasnt crouded and we stayed as long as we wanted. It is totally worth it as the view is amazing,...More

Thank YFCy
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Well worth a visit. very popular place to see. Lots of restaurants and shops nearby too. Very central in old town Riga.

Thank Grace S
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