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Alberta Iela, Riga

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Architectural Building Tourist Spot
Take your time at Alberta Iela, examining the variety of historical Art Nouveau buildings adorned with sculptural decorations, balconies, columns, and other elements characteristic of the period. The street bears the name of the legendary founder of Riga, the Bishop Albert. Each of the buildings is an inimitable 20th-century architectural gem. Stop in front of the No. 4 to explore its reliefs and sculptures depicting jellyfish heads, sun symbols, and winged lions. Visit the museum at the end of the street to see what one of Riga's residential interiors looked like at the beginning of the 20th century. Alberta Iela is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Riga Edition.
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  • There is breathtaking architecture is located on this street. It is well worth the walk from the Old Town.  more »
  • Amazing architecture really worth a visit. From early 1900s great carvings and decorations each different from the other  more »
  • The street and the district are amazing. If you visit Riga, you should visit Alberta iela for sure. The Art Noveau buildings are awesome, you will be able to admire the beauty of 20th century building...  more »
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  • Excellent architure. Don't miss number 2A.
  • beautifum views. historic jugandt style buildings art de nounue
  • You can't miss this street if you visit Riga. It is a show of Art Nouveau buildings
  • The street is basically full of art Nouveau style building. It's nice to stroll around
  • All the tourists are coming to see this beautiful street. It's awesome that people could make something so excellent.