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Shows scheduled at the movie theatre “Splendid Palace” are postponed to the period after 14 April

Shows scheduled at the movie theatre “Splendid Palace” are postponed to the period after 14 April. The purchased tickets will be valid to attend the same film show at a later date, or the tickets will be changeable for admission to other show, when the movie theatre is reopened for public. For precise time of the postponed shows, please visit the movie theatre’s website www.splendidpalace.lv. We hereby inform that cash desks of the movie theatre “Splendid Palace” will also be closed by 14 April 2020.
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WORKING HOURS DURING HOLIDAYS!

House of the Black Heads working hours during holidays.

24.12 - 3:00 PM
25.12. - Closed
26.12.- 6:00 PM
31.12. - 3:00 PM
01.01.- Closed

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NEW FROM JUNE 28! ENJOY EXCURSION IN THE CINEMA “SPLENDID PALACE”!

NEW FROM JUNE 28! ENJOY EXCURSION IN THE CINEMA “SPLENDID PALACE”!

Get to know the historical nuances and unusual Neo-Baroque premises that accommodate legends and exciting historical events!

Visit the premises of the cinema with a guide every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.

THE TRIP OF THE BLACK MOOR!

“The Trip of the Black Moor” is an adventurous excursion based on the story about the sign of recognition of the Brotherhood of Blackheads of Riga, the head of a blackamoor in the building façade elements, interior, and coat of arms. Along with the image of a blackamoor, the history revives in the House of the Black Heads, telling the legendary story about the Brotherhood of Blackheads.

“The Trip of the Black Moor” in the House of the Black Heads starts in the 14th century cellars where the Blackheads used to celebrate life, each other and their saint guardians. Honoring the traditions of the Blackheads the guests of the House of the Black Heads will be treated with a glass of sparkling drink or black currant balsam, as well as specially selected truffle.

JOIN TOUR EVERY LAST SUNDAY!

Go on a journey through the centuries at House of the Black Heads!⠀
Explore the mysterious medieval cellars, legends of the Brotherhood of the Black Heads and feel the charm of the aristocrats in the luxurious Celebration hall.⠀
On the last Sunday of each month - join an open tour group!⠀

Sisters Balan's new music video – Pēteris Vasks Duo for Violin and Cello “Castillo Interior”!

Sisters Balan's new music video – Pēteris Vasks Duo for Violin and Cello “Castillo Interior”- has been filmed at the glorious The Black Heads House, informs the agency representing musicians. The record is a meditation, interrupted by energetically charged music, expressing a person's desire to seek answers to existential questions. Composer Pēteris Vasks was inspired by a book written in 1577 by Saint Teresa of Avila. "Castillo Interior" or "The Palace of the Soul".

A place to visit and a place to return!

We care about our guests and it is important that every visitor leave inspired! We are proud of the high rating from tourists on Trip Advisor from all around the world. We are happy to complement a list of Riga`s TOP places to visit.



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