Panorama Riga Observation Deck
About the Panorama Riga Observation Deck
The Observation Desk is located at the Latvian Academy of Sciences near the Riga Ghetto & Latvian Holocaust Museum. It’s open until 10 pm so visitors can take in the spectacular panoramic views during the day, at sunset or at night. In one direction, visitors can see Old Town and the Central Market. In another direction visitors can see what used to be the Jewish Ghetto and Zakusala TV Tower across the Daugava River.
Address: Akademijas laukums 1, Rīgā, LV-1050 (Latvian Academy of Sciences)
Prices & Where to Purchase Tickets
Children under 12: Free
Group of 8 or more adults: €4
Purchase tickets at the observation deck
The closest tram stop is Turgeņeva iela.
It’s approximately a 5 minute walk from the stop.
Hours of Operation
9 am to 10 pm – Daily (April to November)
December to March
It can be cold and windy at the top so dress appropriately for the weather.
Although there is a lift, visitors will still have to climb 3 – 4 flights of stairs.
There is a bathroom at the top.
Attractions near the Panorama Riga Observation Deck
Riga Ghetto & Latvian Holocaust Museum