A statue of Nikolai Rezanov, an 18th-century Russian diplomat and nobleman who died in the city in 1807, gazes towards a slightly...
The top-heavy but elegant Resurrection Church (1804–22) was decapitated in the 1930s but given a new tower in 1998–9. Its icon-filled...
Surikov Art Museum
More of Surikov’s work is on show at the cute Surikov Art Museum .
The Philharmonia has three concert halls showcasing folk, jazz and classical music.
Cheap and very popular self-service lunch spot where office workers swap chitchat over plates of pelmeni at formica tables. The ‘ear...
SV Nikolai information
Permanently docked below an ugly brown-concrete exhibition centre (formerly the Lenin Museum) is the SV Nikolai, the ship that transported future Soviet leader Vladimir to exile in Shushenskoe and the future Tsar Nikolai II across the Yenisey in 1891.