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Reviewed 8 October 2018

One of, ooh so many, fine buildings in the area. The guilds were obviously very rich... Looks like a medieval castle.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kattullus
Reviewed 27 September 2018

This is another one of those buildings in Riga that isn't open to the public, so the only draw for tourists is to walk past it and take photographs of the exterior. It is a nice looking building, adding to the really diverse selection of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank fiona07
Reviewed 23 June 2018

This magnificent, although smallish building, is smack bang in the midde of the old city so cannot be missed. Every time we walked past we stopped to have a look, again and again. Lovely to see.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Worth a wander past to get a photo. Its an interesting building. The history behind the guild is also worth finding out about.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank David C
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I did not notice this on previous walks as there are so many lovely building, but today in the old town I saw what looked like a castle which I later found out was from the mid 1800’s. Although is not open to the public...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Make sure you walk to this building when in Riga! It's on a very pretty square and it is definitely worth a detour to look at it.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Marla7
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is a very pretty building in Old Riga. We did not go inside but it looks like a miniature castle from the outside.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Julia B
Reviewed 30 March 2017

During a walk of the old town there are so many architecturally beautiful buildings to see. This castle like building was built in the mid 1800's, in the neo-gothic style. The building is not open to the public. However can still be appreciated from the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

This structure is located close to other attraction such as the Cat House & The Russian Theater within Old town Riga.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 22 December 2016

Beautiful architecture but not open to the public. Worth going to see.Opposite the Cat's House. Amatu iela 5.

Date of experience: December 2016
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