Bust of Felix Dzerzhinsky
On one side of Ploshcha Nezalezhnastsi is a long narrow park with a bust of Felix Dzerzhinsky, the founder of the KGB's predecessor (the...
Heading northeast from pl Nezalezhnastsi is the main part of pr Nezalezhnastsi and the bustling heart of Minsk, including the Soviet-era...
Belarusian State Art Museum
This excellent state museum has been renovated and now includes a light-bathed extension out the back that features local art from the...
My English Granny
This classy place has great service from waiters in tuxedos and white-linen tablecloths starched enough to cause an injury. The...
Lonely Planet review
The hippest cafés are the itsy-bitsy Stary Mensk and its teeny-weeny cousin, London. They both serve coffees and fresh teas, and whip up a mean hot chocolate. London has an upstairs area, but you'll have to order an alcoholic beverage to sit there.