"Great and Small Guild" Great and Small Guild Tip by bijo69

Great and Small Guild, Riga: 12 reviews and 17 photos

  Great Guild on the right, Small Guild on the left
by bijo69

The Great Guild was the assembly house of a guild of rich merchants which had the trade monopoly until the 19th century. The building in today's shape was constructed in Gothic style in 1857 and was re-built into a concert hall after a fire in 1963.
The Small Guild belonged to the guild of craftsmen and nowadays building was finished in British Neo-Gothic style in 1866. Today it is used for cultural events.

Address: 5 and 6 Amatu iela

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  • Updated Feb 13, 2007
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