Architecture and Design History Museum
The prettiest and most lively part of Yekaterinburg in summer is the landscaped parkland alongside the City Pond (Gorodskoy prud), where...
Yekaterinburg Museum of Fine Arts
The star exhibit of the Museum of Fine Arts is its elaborate Kasli Iron Pavilion, which won prizes in the 1900 Paris Expo. The museum...
Doc Scotch is one of the liveliest pubs in town and has the advantage of being very central. Expect lots of wood in the interior and...
This English-style pub aims at the New Russian drinking and eating crowd, who grace the bar and perch at polished wood tables...
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Architecture and Design History Museum information
Situated on Istorichesky skver (Historical Sq), this museum is where the first ironworks was established in Yekaterinburg in 1723. Today the 19th-century factory and mint building here house machinery and industrial technology used in the mining industry from the 18th and 19th centuries to WWII. Note that the museum was closed for restoration during our visit, but is expected to re-open in 2015.