Vecriga (Old Riga, Old Town)

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Tourism information
Riga Tourist Information Centre (Riga)
Town Hall, Riga City Council (Riga)
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Accommodation 56
Active recreation 1
Beautycare 4
Catering 69
Culture, history 8
Entertainment 20
Money 2
Organisations, institutions 8
Religion, cult 9
Services 8
Sightseeing, tours 87
Trade 10
Traffic, communication 2
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Brief History of Riga
Objects to see
Virgin of Anguish Roman Catholic Church
Anglican Church
"Austrumu robeza" ("Eastern Border") - theater, restaurant
Former Castle of Peter I
Powder Tower
For the first time it was mentioned under the name of the Sand Tower. At the beginning of the 14 century the tower was a main part of Sand Gate fortification system, consisting of 25 towers. It stood on_
Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation
The Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation was founded on Nikolaus von Himsel's private collection in 1773. Now it is considered to be one of _
Lielais Kristaps (Big Christopher)
Big Christopher, the city's protector from floods and other natural disasters, first appeared in the 16th century, in a small cave by a bank of the Daugava River. Legend says that one day after returning_