Walk to Riga attractions like St. Jacob's Cathedral

Make Radisson Hotel Old Town Riga your starting point for exploring the cobblestone streets of Old Town and must-see attractions like the Freedom Monument and the House of the Blackheads. You can admire 13th-century architecture when you stroll past nearby spiritual centers like St. Peter’s Church and Riga Dome Cathedral, and you can find cultural things to do at popular spots like The Art Museum Riga Bourse and the Latvian National Opera. The bustling Central Market is a must-visit destination for fresh produce and artisanal goods, and nearby shopping hubs like Galerija Centrs provide hours of entertainment for fashion-forward guests.

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House of the Blackheads

0.31 mi / 0.49 km from the hotel
Erected in 1334, this ornate building served as a gathering space for banquets and meetings held by the Brotherhood of Blackheads, a band of young unmarried merchants. Today, the building boasts a museum with a vast collection of silverware, pottery and paintings.

Riga Dome Cathedral

0.25 mi / 0.4 km from the hotel
The largest medieval church in Latvia, this magnificent cathedral boasts a blend of Romanesque, early Gothic, Baroque and Art Nouveau architectural elements. It now serves as the seat of the Archbishop of the Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church.

St. Peter's Church

0.26 mi / 0.42 km from the hotel
Constructed in 1209, this Lutheran church boasts the tallest spire in Riga and offers stunning views of Old Town and the Daugava river.

The Art Museum Riga Bourse

0.21 mi / 0.33 km from the hotel
Arrange for a guided tour of this prominent art museum, which houses the largest collection of international artwork in the Baltics. The permanent collection includes art from the Far and Middle East, Europe and ancient Greece and Rome.

The Freedom Monument

0.13 mi / 0.21 km from the hotel
This granite and copper monument, which debuted in 1935, serves as a memorial for Latvians who lost their lives fighting for the country’s independence. The celebrated landmark reaches a height of 42 meters and is composed of 56 different sculptures.

Latvian National Museum of Art

0.33 mi / 0.54 km from the hotel
The Latvian National Museum of Art is located in one of the most historic buildings in Riga, and boasts the finest collection of national art in Latvia. The museum welcomes visitors all year round to view the various exhibitions of paintings, sculptures, and photographs. Visit the museum's website to learn more about current exhibitions and events.