Riga Town Hall Square, Riga

4.7
At Riga Town Hall Square, you can see symbols of Latvia's independence, such as the town hall and the statue of Roland. The statue of a Charlemagne's nephew--who was a fair judge and the defender of accused--welcomes guests from the middle of the square. Most of the medieval architecture was destroyed during World War II. On the northern side of the square, notice how the reconstructed town hall is topped with a Baroque tower and a postmodern roof. Look for the memorial plank on the spot where the city Christmas tree was lit in medieval times. The square also features the Blackheads House, the Latvian Occupation Museum, and the Sun Museum. To visit Riga Town Hall Square and other attractions in Riga, use our Riga online day trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Riga Town Hall Square
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Riga Town Hall Square Reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
3,019 reviews
Google
4.9
TripAdvisor
  • With the Town Hall and the House of the Blackheads, in central Riga and free to walk through. Great at Christmas with a large Christmas tree. Part of the network of cobbled streets and some good...  more »
  • The Square is surrounded by beautiful architecture. There isn’t anywhere to sit but there are bike racks. It’s a good place to visit.  more »
Google
  • Lively, fresh and great place spend leisurely evening. Lots of cafes, eateries, pubs and shops to cater everyone's needs.
  • Very very beautiful ❤️😘
    See original

Plan your trip to Riga

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Riga

4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.7
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Riga

4.4
Duration: 4h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 8 hours
4.2
Duration: 3 hours
4.6
Duration: 8 hours

Museums in Riga

See all ›
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.0
Duration: 3 hours
4.3
Duration: 1 hour

Hidden gems in Riga

5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min

Shopping in Riga

See all ›
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Riga

4.3
Duration: 1 hour
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 30 minutes
4.5
Duration: 2 hours