Just like the other Baltic capitals Riga has experienced the soviet occupation and architecture from this period is still largely present around the city. These are some of the highlights that will help you learn about the soviet era.
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The iconic Central Market was once one of the biggest and most modern markets in the world. Today it shelters a large and vibrant farmer’s market. Always fresh, natural and with an eco touch. You’ll recognize the huge Zeppelin hangars from a distance.Read more ›
Museum of Occupations
It has a magnificent collection of pictures, models, newspapers, posters, weapons etc. If you want to get to grips with what took place here during the occupation then this is a museum you cannot afford to miss. Take your time and be prepared for a lesson in 20th century history.Read more ›
Riga Aviation Museum
TV Tower Riga
Academy of Sciences