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Dome Cathedral, Old Riga
Riga

The Dome (Doma) Cathedral is one of the main symbols of Riga. It was built in the 13th century as a new residence of Bishop Albert, the founder of Riga. It was aimed to become the most magnificent building in Riga to signify the power of the Catholic Church.

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Uploaded: 16/09/2008
Updated: 25/06/2014
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