Feel Yourself Russian Folkshow
State Museum of the History of St Petersburg
The majestic Rumyantsev Mansion (1826) is home to the superb State Museum of the History of St Petersburg . Although its main focus is...
Except for one day in 2000 – when an exhibition of avant-garde art was held here – this island has been closed to the public for the...
This spectacular palace on the Moyka River has some of the most perfectly preserved 19th-century interiors in the city, in addition to a...
Stroganoff Steak House
Beef lovers can indulge their habit at this 12,000-sq-metre restaurant, this city’s biggest. Thanks to clever design, though, it doesn’t...
Lonely Planet review
Terrible title, but actually a very entertaining show of traditional Russian folk dancing and music by enthusiastic, professional troupes. Plus you get to enjoy the grand interior of the Nikolayevsky Palace.