"House of Blackheads" House of Blackheads Tip by Leipzig

House of Blackheads, Riga: 43 reviews and 100 photos

  House of Blackheads
by Leipzig

The Gothic building was first mentioned in 1334 and was seat of the Blackheads Merchant Guild. This was a kind of organisation of unmarried foreign merchants, working in the Baltic Sates. The building was destroyed in 1941, but was reconstructed in 2001.

Phone: 371 7044300
Website: http://www.melngalvjunams.lv

Review Helpfulness: 2 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 10, 2003
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