Riga Cathedral

  Doma laukums      (+371) 67 21 32 13     20 Sep 2018
The largest place of worship in the Baltics, measuring 187 x 43m, with walls two metres thick, Riga Cathedral also has one of the biggest organs in Europe (6,718 pipes!). It was such a marvel in its day that Franz Liszt composed a piece of music in its honour. The drop from Cathedral Square (Doma laukums) to the church's base shows how the level of the city has risen in the eight centuries since its foundations were laid on the site of a Livonian fishing village in 1211. Although currently undergoing renovations, it’s still open to the public. The price of the ticket also includes access to its Romanesque cloister.


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Open 10:00-17:00.

Price/Additional Info

Admission: €3.

Events at this venue

Friday Oct 26 19:00–20:30
Organ music in honour of Latvia's centenary
Wednesday Oct 24 19:00–20:30
A Song for My Native Land
Friday Oct 19 19:00–20:30
Organ concert. Larisa Bulava
Wednesday Oct 17 19:00–20:30
Organ concert. Jeļena Privalova-Epšteina
Saturday Oct 20 18:00–20:00
Riga A Cappella Festival. Gentlemen Singers
Monday Oct 22 - Saturday Oct 27
Concerto Piccolo
Monday Oct 15 - Saturday Oct 20
Concerto Piccolo
Monday Oct 29 - Wednesday Oct 31
Concerto Piccolo


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