Events in Latvia

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Latvia

Welcome

Login to your account below, if you do not have an account, select Register.

Or Login with your preferred Social Media Account

Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign in with Google

Register your account below, if you already have an account, select Login.

Riga: Art Nouveau Architecture Tour

ToursSightseeing ToursCulture & HistoryArt & MuseumsArchitectureHistory & HeritageMuseums & ExhibitionsTheme ToursWheelchair AccessibleFamily-friendlyFirst time visitorsSmall group

Explore Art Nouveau Architecture on the streets of Riga with an expert guide.

Highlights

  • Discover Art Nouveau architecture in a small group (max 12 people) or on a private tour
  • Get in-depth insight into the history of this distinct architectural style
  • Visit the most predominant museum covering the development of Art Nouveau in Riga
  • Explore colorful Riga, where the tempo of slow life still permeates
  • See intricate floral designs, weaving garlands, and expressive masks

Description

Explore the Art Nouveau architecture of Riga with a knowledgeable local guide. Stroll the streets of Latvia's capital and marvel at building facades covered in dragons, wolves, and gargoyles - art nouveau’s dalliance in the macabre. Learn about the city's distinctive look and how 40 percent of all the buildings in central Rīga were built in the Art Nouveau style, marking the city like no other in the world. Start near the old town, which is surrounded by an arch of boulevards and parks, and enjoy the beautiful flower beds, trees, freshwater springs, and statues. Hear stories of the city's most prolific Art Nouveau architects, such as Mikhail Eisenstein, and find the collection of his buildings on Alberta Iela, which is famous for its unusual sculpture, colored tiles, geometric ornaments, and uniquely shaped windows. Continue to the Art Nouveau Museum for a fascinating look at an Art Nouveau apartment, where even the bathroom and kitchen are adorned with Jugendstil elements.

Includes

Entrance fee to the Art Nouveau Museum Expert local guide
Transport to the meeting spot

Important Information

  • This is a 3-hour walking tour at a relaxed pace

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund

Book an Experience

Reserve your experience now

Check Availability

Gallery

My Lists

Create New Guide

OR

Mini Guides
Arrow

Login to create your guides for Latvia.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide

Cancel

Cancel

You Might Also Like

Create & Share your Guide to Latvia with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section

Lists

Part of the My Guide Network

My Guide Latvia is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.