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St. Mary's Dome Cathedral, Riga

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At St. Mary's Dome Cathedral, see the famous Dome organ--the largest organ in the world at the time of its construction in the late 19th century. Bishop Albert of Riga built the church in the 13th century as archbishop's seat. The rooster on the top of the Baroque clock tower is a guardian of the Christian faith. The largest medieval church in the Baltic states, its appearance has changed many times. Walk around the cloisters to see the original foundations. The church also serves as a concert hall and showcases internationally renowned choirs. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to St. Mary's Dome Cathedral by using our Riga itinerary builder.
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  • I don't know if the renouveration process is finished, but what I do know it is constantly too cold in the winter and unlike churches at home - no heated. Does it disturb me a lot? no, but a Dome chur...  more »
  • We had seen in the tourist magazine that there was a Bach concert/organ recital in the Cathedral in the evening, so we went there midday to buy tickets, and were allowed in to view the cloisters, and ...  more »
  • The church in The middle of The old city is very well maintained and you can visit of you pay for the entrance !  more »