Latvian Academy of Sciences Building
The site has still has prices in Lats (LVL), pages are not updated since long long time ago, but in any case it stays as it is as a nice souvenir to old times.
Built in 1958, this 108 m tall building was the first skyscraper in Latvia. Great example of the so-called Socialist realism architecture of the Stalinist period, designed in close similarity with Moscow's "Seven Sisters".
Viewing platform is on 17th floor.
Entrance fee: 2 LVL
Opening hours: 9:00 - 21:00 daily
Location: Akadēmijas laukums 1, close to Central Market.
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