Ss Martha & Mary Convent
SS Martha & Mary Convent , with its pretty, single- domed Intercession Church, now houses church restoration offices. The church and...
Ostrovsky Estate-Museum ‘Schelykovo’
Alexander Ostrovsky is the 19th-century playwright who is often considered to be Russia’s greatest realist writer. This museum is...
Church of St Nicholas in Pyzhi
The blue-and-white Church of St Nicholas in Pyzhi , a working church, is a typical five-domed, mid-17th-century church, with spade...
Not to be confused with the art gallery, this is the reincarnation of a Yeltsin-era nightclub. Nowadays, it’s the place to be on...
If you can bear with some post-Soviet shabbiness, this is the place to try competently cooked chebureks – the Tatar meat-filled (well,...
ul Bolshaya Ordynka 40/2 · interesting places nearby
Correa’s has outlets all over the city, and though none are quite as cosy and quaint as the original in Presnya , a restaurant with a bit more space has its advantages. This one is oddly located in a cement courtyard, but it does have outdoor seating, and the spacious, light-filled interior is inviting too. Fresh ingredients and simple preparations guarentee the food is impeccable.