Riga Luther Church

Riga, Latvia

Completed in 1891, this neo-gothic church was belatedly built to commemorate the birth of Martin Luther (1483 - 1546) – founder of Latvia’s most popular faith. Although its yellow brick façade, soaring steeple and imposing location atop a hill are all impressive, the church’s main claim to fame is its beautiful timber ceiling. A cemetery is located next to the church. Take tram N°10 from Grēcinieku to the Torņakalna stacija stop.

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Torņakalna iela 3, Riga, Latvia
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Founded: 1891
Category: Religious sites in Latvia
Historical period: Part of the Russian Empire (Latvia)

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Andrejs Ozoliņš (18 months ago)
Miers un Dievs ;)
Gundars Kļava (18 months ago)
Biju balkonā, cilvēku tur augšā nebija daudz. Jo neko nevr redzēt. Traucēja lustras! Ja piepacelt uz augšu lustras, uzlabosies viss . Uzlabosies gan redzamība gan apgaismojuma kvalitāte!
Evita Legzdina (2 years ago)
Very beautiful church in a nice area
Reinis Bērziņš (3 years ago)
The fourth best lutheran pastor.
Sandy Francis (4 years ago)
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