Sightseeing in Riga
Riga offers you wide choice of many interesting museums and historical sites: from the extensive Ethnographic Open Air Museum with its more than ninety authentic farm-steads, houses, wooden churches, windmills, and other historic structures to small art galleries and Museum of Occupation of Latvia in the Old Town or Latvian War Museum.
Riga is very well-known for its architecture and it is even considered the world capital of Art Nouveau. Riga is also famous for its wooden architecture and has the highest concentration of wooden structures of any European capital. Riga Old Town is itself a sight to behold. Among the churches and museums, many cobbled squares invite you to sit and watch the world go by.
The Kalnciema Quarter in Riga is a part of unique European wooden architecture heritage. The Quarter now hosts series of cultural and business events.
The New Riga Theatre is a professional repertory theatre, providing innovative art both in its content and form and capturing the attention of the independently-thinking contemporary spectator. If you like to discover the city on foot or by bus, there are many different tours available. Just contact the hotel reception and we will make arrangements to fulfill your wish.