19th-century writer Nikolai Gogol spent his final tortured months here. The rooms – now a small but captivating museum – are arranged as...
Gogol Memorial Rooms
The 19th-century writer Nikolai Gogol spent his final tortured months here. The rooms – now a small but captivating museum – are...
House of Friendship with Peoples of Foreign Countries
Studded with seashells, this ‘Moorish Castle’ was built in 1899 for an eccentric merchant, Arseny Morozov, who was inspired by a real...
Named for the Mayakovsky Theatre downstairs, this is a remake of a much beloved club that operated in this spot throughout the 1990s....
In a prime location on the Boulevard Ring, this friendly wine bar welcomes everybody wanting a glass of wine, a bite to eat, some music...
Nikitsky bul 8a · interesting places nearby
The self-serve buffet at Drova features offerings ranging from solyanka (a salty vegetable and meat soup) to sushi to sweet-and-sour pork. It’s not the best place to sample any of these items, but the price is right. Hungry student types really take advantage of the all-you-can-eat option: it’s not always pretty. There are also Drova restaurants in Kitay Gorod and Basmanny.