Also known as the Museum of Ethnology and Anthropology, the Kunstkamera is the city’s first museum and was founded in 1714 by Peter...
University Sculpture Garden
Completed in 1744 and marked by a statue of scientist-poet Mikhail Lomonosov (1711–65), the 400m-long Twelve Colleges is one of St...
Vaulted ceilings and contemporary furnishings make this bar a handy hangout for beers (11 types on tap), whiskey (70 brands) and other...
Despite the laughable wax figure of a barely recognisable Pushkin with a quill in his hand at the entrance, ‘Peter’s City’ is a classy...
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Fresh-brewed lager, Weizen, Pilsner, Dunkel and Hefeweizen – it’s reason enough to stop by this upmarket microbrewery on Vasilyevsky Island. To top it off, the outdoor tables offer amazing views of St Isaac’s Cathedral and the Admiralty across the Neva River.