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Saint-Petersburg Expat Guide

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Things To Do

Museums & Attractions

🏛️ Admiralty

☦️ Alexander Nevsky Lavra

🎭 Alexandrinsky Theater

🏛️ Belozersky Palace

🏛️ Catherine Palace

— 🏛️ Alexander Palace

— 🏛️ Ratnaya Palata

🏛️ Central Museum of Soil Science im. V.V. Dokuchaev

🏛️⭐Central Naval Museum⭐ ★★★★★ ✔

🏛️ Cruiser Aurora❕

🏛️ House of Peter the Great❕

🏛️ Dostoevsky Museum

🏛️ Faberge Museum

🌈 Grand Maket Russia❕

🏛️ Icebreaker Krasin

☦️ Kazan Cathedral

🏛️ Konstantinovo Palace ★★★★★ ✔

🏛️ Kronstadt

— 🏛️ Kronstadt History Museum

— ☦️ Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas

🏛️ ⭐Kunstkamera⭐ ★★★★★ ✔

🏛️ Marble Palace

🏛️ Mariinsky Palace | institution

🎭 Mariinsky Theater

🏛️ Menshikov Palace

🏛️ Mikhailov Castle ❕

🎭 Mikhailovsky Theater

🏛️ Military-Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineer, and Signal Corps ❕

🏛️ Museum of City Electric Transport | museum/city

🏛️ Museum of Democracy Construction im. Anatoly Sobchak

🏛️ Museum of Optics

🏛️ Museum of Political History of Russia

🏛️ Museum of Printing in Saint-Petersburg

🏛️ Museum of Rasputin

🏛️ Museum of Russian Vodka

🏛️ Museum of Saint-Petersburg Metro

🏛️ Museum of Savings (Sberegatelnogo Dela) ❕

🏛️ Museum of Shadows

🏛️ Museum of Stone (Kamen)

🏛️ National Pushkin Museum

🏛️ Nicholas Palace

🏛️ Pavlov Palace ❕

🏛️ ⭐Peter & Paul Fortress⭐ ★★★★★ ✔

~~ 🏛️ ⭐Museum of Space Exploration & Rocket Technology im. V.P. Glushko⭐ ★★★★★ ✔

~~ 🏛️ State Museum of the History of Saint-Petersburg ★★★★★ ✔

~~ 🏛️ ⭐Trubetskoy Bastion Prison⭐ ★★★★★ ✔

🏛️ ⭐Peterhof Palace⭐ ★★★★★ ✔

🏛️ Russian Ethnographic Museum ❕

🏛️ Russian Museum

☦️ Saint Isaac’s Cathedral

☦️ Saint Nicholas Naval Cathedral

☦️ ⭐Savior on the Spilled Blood⭐ ★★★★★ ✔

🏛️ Sheremetyevo Palace – Museum of Music

☦️ Smolny Cathedral

🏛️ Smolny Historical and Memorial Museum ❕

🏛️ ⭐State Hermitage Museum⭐ ★★★★★ ✔

— 🏛️ General Staff | museum ✔

— 🏛️ Winter Palace | museum ✔

🏛️ State Museum of the Defense and Blockade of Leningrad❕

🏛️ State Museum of the History of Religion

🏛️ Stroganov Palace

🏛️ Yelagin Palace ❕

🏛️ ⭐Yusupov Palace⭐ ★★★★★  ✔

🏛️ Zoological Museum of Zoological Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences

 

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Parks, Views, & Curiosities

🗿 ⭐Bronze Horseman ★★★★★ ✔

📍 Five Corners (5 Uglov)

📍 House of Raskolnikov ❕

📍 House of Zinger (Dom Zingera) ★★★★★ ✔

⬜ ⭐Palace Square ★★★★★ ✔

🗿 Alexander Column

🗿 Solovetsky Stone ✔

🏢 Troll Factory @ Savushkina ❕

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Restaurants

🍞 Bakery F. Volcheka No.28

🍺 Bar Laboratoriya 31

🍺⭐BeerHERE⭐  ★★★★★ $$ ✔
Focal point for local nationalists; slightly on the expensive side.

🇮🇱 Bekitser

☕ Bonch

🍟🇷🇺 ⭐Brynza⭐ ★★★★★ $$ ✔

🍞 Bushe

🇨🇳 Chufalnya

🇷🇺 Cococo

🇷🇺 Dachniki

☕ Decabrist Cafe ❕

🇲🇽 El Copitas

🇷🇺 Harvest

🇪🇺 Letuchiy Gollandets

☕ Lindfors ❕

☕ Literature Cafe

🍟 Marketplace ❕

🇮🇳 Namaste

🇮🇳 Oh! Mumbai

🍟🇷🇺 Pelmeniya❕

🇷🇺 Percoso❕

🍟🍺 Pivorama❕

☕ Podval Brodyachey Sobaki❕

☕ Republic of Cats❕

🇷🇺 Severyanin

🍞 Stolle ★★★★ ✔

🇯🇵 Taiyaki ❕

🇮🇳  ⭐Tandoor⭐ ★★★★★ ✔

🇮🇳 Tandoori Nights ❕

🍟🇷🇺 ⭐Teremok⭐ ★★★★★  $$ ✔

🍞 Troyka

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