In the 17th and 18th centuries, Arkhan-gelsk’s raison d’être was the Gostiny Dvor , a grand, turreted brick trading centre built between...
Good range of tour options.
Arkhangelsk’s most compelling art gallery jams together a remarkable selection of 18th- to early-20th-century Russian paintings ranging...
Jazz Klub Artel
Jazz fans in town on a Saturday night shouldn’t miss the almost-mythical jam sessions at this cavern–club hidden within the Gostiny Dvor.
Cheap but unusually presentable subterranean cafeteria.
Lonely Planet review
If you just need groceries, one of the best places includes Pelikan , near the train station.