Attractions

Park in Tver

City Garden

On the grounds of what once was Tver’s kremlin, this park has a fun fair (rides from R60) with a Ferris wheel and cafes, and often hosts live concerts on summer weekends. Part of the park lies on the north bank of t…
Gallery in Tver

Art Gallery

This gallery is usually housed in Catherine the Great's 1775 Road Palace (which is being very slowly restored), but for now you'll find the collection in a less-imposing business centre just out of the town centre. …
Museum in Tver

Museum of Tver Life

This museum is split across two adjacent houses: one is set up to display the life of wealthy merchants; the other (across the street in a crumbling building, entered around the back) has more general exhibits, incl…
Church in Tver

Church of the White Trinity

Amid a quaint neighbourhood of old wooden houses with carved eaves and window frames, west of the market on ul Bragina, you’ll find Tver’s oldest building, a stately stone church dating from 1564 that miraculously e…
Church in Tver

Church of the Ascension

Situated at the corner of ul Sovetskaya and pr Tverskoy is this pretty church built in 1624.