The 18th-century Vladimirskaya Church , designed by Quarenghi, was used as an underwear factory during Soviet times. It was...
One of the several wooden homes set in riverside gardens is the artistically presented Dostoevsky Museum in the log cabin where the...
Arctic & Antarctic Museum
Learn all about Soviet polar explorations at the Arctic & Antarctic Museum . Apart from stuffed polar bears and the like, the most...
One of the more versatile theatre companies in town, staging classical plays as well as bold new experimental works.
In the Vladimirsky Passage shopping mall, they serve some 80 different types of baked goods, sandwiches and drinks. Their original...
Bliny Domik information
Lonely Planet review
There’s more than bliny on the menu and it’s all pretty good. This long-running favourite is set up like a country home but isn’t too kitsch. Live piano music (8–10pm from Thursday to Sunday) adds to the atmosphere in the evenings.