House of Moscow


The department of International Affairs of the Government of Moscow took the lead to realize the project “House of Moscow” in the city of Riga. The project was realized on the ground of the direction of the Mayor of Moscow Yuri Luzhkov (direction from 13.12.2001).

It was decided to accommodate the “House of Moscow” in a spacious building in the centre of Riga (address: Marijas str. 4). Earlier this building belonged to the House of Culture of Railroaders. The beginning of 2002 it was the start of the reconstruction. The final handing over took place in March 2004. Some details: the aggregate space of the building exceeds 1000 sq. m. The style of the building is a known modernist style of Moscow. The building process was fulfilled by the well-known architectural building company Bugroff, which has its head office in Riga.