History of Brest Museum
St Christopher's Polish Catholic Church
On pl Lenina, a statue of Lenin faces east towards Moscow, but it appears to be pointing accusatorily across the street to the 1856 St...
St Nikolaiv Church
With its gold cupolas and yellow-and-blue façades shining gaily in the sunshine, the finely detailed 200-year-old Orthodox St Nikolaiv...
Museum of Confiscated Art
There are a couple of excellent museums in the city centre. The most interesting is the Museum of Confiscated Art, where there's an...
This friendly and rustic wooden bar offers up a selection of beers from all over Europe, as well as showing sports events and serving...
Traktir U Ozera
This old-style traktir (Russian inn) by the lake in Brest's main park has plenty of charm, although it's perhaps better for an evening...
History of Brest Museum information
Lonely Planet review
In an unassuming white building, the two-storey History of Brest Museum has a small exhibit on the city in its different guises throughout history, including an excellent model of the Brest Fortress in its heyday.