Museum of Russian Vodka
A one-room exhibition provides a brief overview of the drink’s colourful history. Guided tours (in Russian) end at the makeshift bar,...
In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, illustrious artists and musicians, including Stravinsky, Chaliapin, Vrubel and Serov, visited...
Fortress Walls & Around
Making a circuit of the restored city walls, long sections of which boast fine towers reminiscent of the Moscow Kremlin, is a pleasant...
This appealing self-serve restaurant specialises in traditional savoury and sweet pies.
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Smolenskaya Krepost information
Set in the old castle walls, this charming restaurant has plenty of character – from the stained-glass windows to the tiny fireplace and exposed-brick walls – with lovely views of the Dnepr from its balcony. The menu features well-prepared traditional Russian dishes.