At the east end of this shady garden with fountains, an 1885 statue of the composer Glinka is surrounded by a fence with excerpts from...
This splendid collection includes pieces by luminaries such as Valentin Serov, Ilya Repin and Vasily Tropinin, as well as a good...
Monument to the 1812 Defenders
This 26m-high cast-iron monument sits in Lopatinsky Gardens.
Glinka Concert Hall
Attending a concert is the best way to get a look at the reconstructed hall where Glinka once entertained Russian nobility and launched...
This place looks like a cross between St Basil’s Cathedral and McDonald’s. It's fast food, but the quality is surprisingly high, which...
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Chocolate Café information
With dark wood walls, mirrors and brown leather seating, this sophisticated place aims for a French-bistro atmosphere with a menu that is anything but. Bliny, omelettes, porridge, sushi and pasta are a few from the eclectic range of items on offer as well as decent beers, coffee and cakes.