This beautiful working mosque (built 1910–14) was modelled on Samarkand’s Gur-e Amir Mausoleum. Its fluted azure dome and minarets are...
Museum of Political History
The elegant Style Moderne Kshesinskaya Palace (1904) is a highly appropriate location for this excellent museum – one of the city's best...
This leafy park, laid out in 1845, wraps in an arc around the Kronverk moat and Artillery Museum. It's too close to traffic to ensure a...
One of the more upmarket of the city's bakery-cafe chains, Volkonsky offers reviving brews and tempting confections.
The original branch of this chain of excellent vegetarian cafes is located just a few blocks north of the bridge for which it is named.
Malaya Posadskaya ul 7/4 · interesting places nearby
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Above an interior-design shop, this darkly beautiful cafe-bar, dominated by a magnificent glass chandelier, specialises in Belgian cuisine and beers. The waffles are delish as are other sweet delights such as tarte tatin . Breakfast is also served up until 2pm.