Former Residence of Lee Harvey Oswald
Just across the bridge over the Svislach River, on the west bank, is the former residence of Lee Harvey Oswald; it's the bottom left...
In lieu of any real remaining Old Town is Traetskae Pradmestse, a pleasant – if tiny – re-creation of Minsk's prewar buildings on a...
North of the central part of pr Nezalezhnastsi, the thoroughfare crosses the Svislach River and then parkland on both sides, before...
National Academic Opera & Ballet Theatre
The ballet here has a highly respected reputation; some think it better than Moscow's Bolshoi. There are several different operas...
vul Kamyunistychnaya 7 · interesting places nearby
This Minsk institution specialises in many varieties of delicious, freshly made pelmeni (Russian-style ravioli stuffed with meat) and also offers a wide selection of pastas, curries and other international cuisine. The light and airy premises and friendly staff make this well worth the wander from the metro. Try to book a table if you're going for dinner.