ART NOVEAU (JUGENDSTIL) IN RIGA (with museum entry) - in Riga - LikeALocal Guide
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ART NOVEAU (JUGENDSTIL) IN RIGA (with museum entry)

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27 EUR

Discover the bright heritage of the Art Noveau in Latvia with a visit to the Jugendstil Quarter and most picturesque buildings! A must do tour for all those interested in the Art Nouveau movement, its bold and surprising arts and architecture. A visit to Art Nouveau Museum rounds off the tour.

Duration: 2.5 hours
    Available in
  • English,
  • Swedish,
  • German,
  • Russian

Highlights

  • Alberta Street Art Noveau creations
  • Beautiful Elizabete Street facades
  • Strēlnieku Street (Schützenstraße) Art Noveau views
  • Renowned buildings by Mikhail Eisenstein
  • Grand Staircase of Alberta Street 12 dwelling house
  • Visit to Art Noveau Museum

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Description

A great way to see and learn more about distinctive art style of the early 20th century shocking the general public and discover Riga’s magical Art Nouveau architecture.
You will discover not only the three main streets of Riga broadly known for Art Nouveau architecture, Alberta, Strēlnieku and Elizabetes Street, but also charming spots a bit off the beaten path and often missed by hurried visitors.
We will walk to best photo spots and viewpoints showing off creations by Latvians & Baltic Germans like Laube and Pēkšēns, and most controversial of them, Mikhail Eisenstein from converted Jewish family.
A great addition will be a guided tour of Riga Art Nouveau Museum. The Museum visit lasting approx. 45 minutes introduces to visitor the authentic interior of building of 1903 beautifully decorated and tastefully renovated, complete with period furniture and bric-a-brac.
Thereafter our wonderful walk from one highlight of Riga Art Noveau heritage to another comes to an end with a short walk back to your hotel or cruise harbor.

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What’s included & not included

  • 2.15 h private guide services
  • Guided sightseeing tour of Riga Art Noveau heritage
  • Art Noveau Museum entrance fee
  • Gratuities to the guide are not included in the tour price

Meeting point

At cruise port / hotel

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27 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
  • No booking fees
  • Pay by credit card or PayPal

Tour operated by: Mundus Travels