Church upon the Blood
The massive Byzantine-style Church upon the Blood dominates this site. While many believe these funds might have been better spent,...
Chapel of the Revered Martyr Grand Princess Yelizaveta Fyodorovna
The pretty wooden Chapel of the Revered Martyr Grand Dutchess Yelizaveta Fyodorovna honours the imperial family’s great-aunt and...
Romanov Death Site
On the night of 16 July 1918, Tsar Nicholas II, his wife and children were murdered in the basement of a local engineer’s house, known...
Yekaterinburg’s top venue for the classical performing arts often hosts visiting directors and soloists, as well as the regular...
Specialises in trout, which patrons are encouraged to catch with fishing rods from a pool outside. Much less crowded and much friendlier...
Railway Museum information
Lonely Planet review
Housed in the old train station, dating from 1881. Exhibits highlight the history of the railroad in the Urals, including a re-creation of the office of the Soviet-era railway director.