The circular pl Lenina is the original heart of neoclassical Petrozavodsk, skirted by matching semicircular buildings built in 1784. In...
Statue of Yury Andropov
Unveiled to protests and arrests in 2005, a youthful statue of Yury Andropov commemorates the USSR’s 1982–84 supremo and chief of...
Museum of Regional Studies
Besides exhibitions on trade between Russia's north and the Byzantine world, the history of the city and regional trades, this excellent...
The top place for classical music and ‘sympho-jazz’.
This local chain’s nine (!) locations in Petrozavodsk are constantly packed, thanks to hip decor and an eclectic menu – where else can...
ul Dzerzhinskogo 3 · interesting places nearby
Lavished with soccer memorabilia, the football theme of this pub-style sports bar stretches as far as the hooligans’ welcome from offensively humourless bouncers.