The Surikov Museum-Estate preserves the house, sheds and vegetable patch of 19th-century painter Vasily Surikov (1848–1916). The...
The Regional Museum is one of Siberia’s best. Its wonderfully incongruous 1912 building combines art nouveau and Egyptian temple-style...
The Literature Museum within a glorious 1911 merchant’s mansion occasionally hosts classical music performances.
A futuristically angular entertainment complex with cinemas, video games, pool tables and a moai guarded nightclub. Plenty of fun for...
Behind the lovely 1913 Dom Ofitserov building, midpriced Turko-Russian food is served in a semioriental basement.
Lonely Planet review
The Luch entertainment complex contains several eateries, including fast food, fine Russian cuisine and notably the airy glassed-in Tererasa. Enjoy fine views across pl Lenina. Menus range from Japanese to Uzbek and there’s a remarkably filling R150 lunch deal, available daily.