The Nativity of Christ Cathedral, Riga, Latvia was built to a design by Nikolai Chagin and Robert Pflug in a Neo-Byzantine style between…
The Freedom Monument is a memorial located in Riga, Latvia, honouring soldiers killed during the Latvian War of Independence.
The Latvian National Opera, Riga, is the national opera of Latvia. The opera company includes the Latvian National Ballet, LNO Chorus, and…
The Latvian National Museum of Art is the richest collection of national art in Latvia.
Vērmane Garden is the oldest public garden in the city of Riga, Latvia, and currently comprises an area of approximately 5 hectares.
A calm and pleasant park just outside of Old Town, near to other sights. A perfect place for some rest after tiresome sight-seeing.
St. Gertrude Old Church is a Lutheran church in Riga, the capital of Latvia.
The Art Academy of Latvia is an institution of higher education and scientific research in art, located in Riga, Latvia.
The University of Latvia is a state-run university located in Riga, Latvia. It was established in 1919.
The Museum “Jews in Latvia” is located in Riga, Latvia. The main tasks of the museum are the research and popularisation of History of the…
Skonto Stadium is a football stadium in Riga, Latvia. The stadium has 9,500 seats and was built in 2000.
Mīrzā Muhammad Tāraghay bin Shāhrukh, better known as Ulugh Beg, was a Timurid sultan, as well as an astronomer and mathematician.
The Pushkin Statue in Kronvalda park in Riga, Latvia, was erected in 2009 as a gift from the city of Moscow. Sculptor Alexander Tartynov.