All posts tagged "kids"
The Military Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineering and Army Signal Corps is the only place in the world where Russian Military history is fully and visually represented. The largest collection of guns, ammunition, small arms and cold...
- Posted April 28, 2014
This intact oasis in the historical center of St. Petersburg is considered to be one of the oldest gardens in Russia. It counts more than 80.000 species of plants. Botanical garden was laid as an herb garden...
- Posted March 15, 2014
Saint Petersburg Philharmonia, Grand Hall
Corinthian columns coated with artificial white marble, the walls decorated with pilasters, wide arched openings with Ionic columns and the divine acoustics – that’s the magnificent interior of the Grand Hall of Saint Petersburg Philharmonic, which is...
- Posted March 15, 2014
Apart from the world-famous Mariinsky Theatre, St.Petersburg can boast of another, so called “minor” Opera House – Mikhailovsky Theatre named after the Grand Duke Mikhail Pavlovich Romanov, a philanthropist and patron of fine arts. The theatre is...
- Posted March 7, 2014
Stockmann Nevsky Center
Downtown St.Petersburg, you will find “Stockmann Nevsky Center” a shopping center, just opposite the exit from metro station “Ploshchad Vosstaniya”, at the corner of Nevsky prospekt and Vosstaniya Street. It belongs to Finnish consortium “Stockmann” and offers...
- Posted March 2, 2014
Leningradskiy Zoopark (St. Petersburg Zoo)
In the heart of historical St. Petersburg, near the Peter and Paul Fortress (Petropavlovskaya Krepost), Planetarium and Kronverkskaya Embankment in the Alexander Park, you can find an island harboring a wildlife paradise – the Leningrad Zoo. It...
- Posted July 11, 2013
Circus on Fontanka
The Circus on Fontanka hospitably opens its doors to kids and…and grown-up kids, offering spectacular shows by the best circus actors from Russia, Europe, America, Asia and South Africa. Agile acrobats, funny clowns, skillful trainers, Indian fakirs,...
- Posted July 9, 2013
Galeria, Shopping Centre
“Galeria” is a huge five-floor shopping mall located in the city center, just 5 minute’s walk from Nevsky prospect, next to Moskovsky railway station. It has over 290 stores featuring hundreds of brands – clothes, footwear, sports...
- Posted July 4, 2013
The State Museum of the Political History of Russia (former Museum of the Revolution)
The Museum of the Revolution had become the first historical revolutionary museum in Russia. Its exhibits had been displayed at the Hermitage in a year after the October Revolution, and in 1955 they had been relocated into...
- Posted June 12, 2013
Pushkin – parks and palaces
Pushkin is a little town beyond St. Petersburg, which used to be one of imperial residences. A series of palaces and gardens in Pushkin and its’ historical center are Unesco World Heritage, so you definitely don’t want...
- Posted June 10, 2013