Latvian National Opera is an opera house in Riga, Latvia. The opera house was built in 1863, to a grand classicism style. The Latvian Opera group have been housed in the building since 1912. The opera house had its name changed during the occupation by the USSR but it has since been changed back. The building was heavily renovated in the 1990s and extended in the early 2000s. The opera house has shows from the local theatre company as well as ballet groups throughout the year.
The opera house is situated in the centre of the city and is within walking distance of most other sights of Riga.
Opening Times and Admission
The best way to attend the opera house is when seeing a performance, tickets are available at the opera house or can be purchased online.