Nativity of Christ Cathedral Riga

Local nameKristus Piedzimšanas pareizticīgo katedrāle
LocationRiga, Latvia

This article is about the Orthodox cathedral of Riga. See other articles for the Lutheran cathedral, the Roman Catholic cathedral and the other Orthodox Cathedral.The Nativity of Christ Cathedral, Riga, Latvia was built to a design by Nikolai Chagin and Robert Pflug in a Neo-Byzantine style between 1876 and 1883, with decorations made by the firm of August Volz, during the period when the country was part of the Russian Empire. It is the largest Orthodox cathedral in the Baltic provinces built with the blessing of the Russian Tsar Alexander II on the initiative of local governor-general Pyotr Bagration and bishop Veniamin Karelin.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nativity_Cathedral,_Riga

More information https://www.liveriga.com/en/3877-riga-s-nativity-of-christ-cathedral

Address 23 Brīvības bulvāris

Coordinates 56°57'14.19" N 24°6'55.977" E

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