Winter Stadium (Michael Manege)

Mikhailovsky Manezh (Zimniy stadion)

Originally this building was used as manege (riding hall) but later it also became home to the elephants that were presented to the Empress Anna by Persian shah. In addition in XIX century it housed sports competitions and exhibitions. In 1914 the building was officially renamed into the Winter Stadium, now it is an exhibition complex with the total floor area over 4 thousand square meters.

Address: Manezhnaya Sq., 6 (Manezhnaya ploschad, 6)
How to reach: Gostiny Dvor, Nevskiy Prospekt metro stations
Coordinates: 59.936966, 30.339159