Alvar Aalto Library
The Alvar Aalto Library , designed by the famous Finnish architect in 1935 and badly in need of repair, is at the Park Lenina’s...
Fronting onto Teatralnaya pl the blue-domed Transfiguration Cathedral built in 1787, is well maintained and attended.
SS Peter & Paul Cathedral
The Lutheran SS Peter & Paul Cathedral is at the north- western end of Park Lenina.
Cosy place with only a few tables and an old European feel. They only have a Russian menu but do the usual range of dishes such as...
Lonely Planet review
Nicely done Western-style bar with ‘fussball’ and plenty of TVs screening sports and music videos. The menu (in English) roams the globe for inspiration, offering tom yam soup, chilli con carne and Irish stew.