Regional Museum

Western European Russia

Displays permanent exhibits on Peter the Great and the history of the region from before the Bronze Age up to the Soviet era.

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Nearby Western European Russia attractions

1. Central Market

0.36 MILES

A stroll around this modern glass-ceilinged food market is a good way to while away some time. Check out spices, fresh produce, Russian cakes, dairy and…

2. Resurrection Church

0.78 MILES

This attractive large green-domed church, a short walk east of pl Lenina, boasts a colourful fresco-covered interior that hosts regular choral services.

3. IN Kramskoy Regional Fine Arts Museum

0.87 MILES

Reached through a passage leading into a courtyard, this excellent regional arts museum offers up a solid collection of Russian painting and sculpture,…

4. Annunciation Cathedral

0.99 MILES

Russia’s third-largest working church, this handsome 97m-high structure was built in Russo-Byzantine style in the late 19th century. Outside stands a…

6. Oceanarium

8.46 MILES

That one of Europe's largest aquariums can be found in a shopping centre in a landlocked town synonymous with Black Earth may seem a little odd, but you…