Konnogvardeisky manezh

1807. Manege was the riding school built for training horses and for hosting official parades and dressage demonstration. In Soviet times it was designated for the central NKVD’s garage and since 1977 it has been sued as the exhibition hall. The facade of the building is decorated with smaller copies of marbles horses that stand in front of the Fontana dei Dioscuri in Rome.

Address: Isaakievskaya Sq., 1 (Isaakievskaya ploschad, 1)
Opening hours: cafe and bookstore Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 11 am - 8 pm, closed on Thu
How to reach: Admiralteyskaya metro station
Coordinates: 59.934036, 30.302544