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St. John's Church

Jana 7, Riga, Latvia
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Jana 7, Riga, Latvia
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice and central church in the earth of the city. Better in the outside, "scandinavian" in the style, than in the inside.

Thank Davide G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This church is worth having look, both outside and inside. It is the oldest house of worship in Riga, with a Dominican monastery chapel sited located here in the 13th century and the building has had several reconstructions. In the 15th century two monks were...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Located on the south of old town, This Lutheran church was built on the thirteenth century and is dedicated to St. John the baptist.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 22 December 2016

St John's is a lovely old church well worth a visit. You can go inside to look around. Situated at Jana 7.

Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Worth popping in to see the Gothic ceiling. Also, a pianist may be playing, as what happened when I was there, adding to the atmosphere. Not too many tourists.

Thank genibre69
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely, grand church in old town Riga, and it's worth a visit if you're into churches. It's also worth a photo opportunity both inside and outside.

1  Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 4 August 2016

A church rich in history evolving from a monastery of the Dominican order to the current Lutheran church. Much of the old church has been renovated particularly in the early part of the 20th century. However parts of the original 1234 walls can still be...More

1  Thank DoctorG44
Reviewed 15 June 2016

wonderful building and architect so big not sure what we paid to get in but wasn't expensive worth a visit

Thank marion1962
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

It was a beautiful time to drive up from Vilnius for the day and spend a quick day around the capital. I thought it was very scenic!

Thank Staceytoy
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Situated very closed to another touristy and famed church St. Peter's, this church doesn't have too many tourists. Outside is relatively simpler and so is inside except its decorated ceiling. Although it is old from 13th century but it was taken over in 1582 by...More

Thank ffeverywhere
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