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14 June 2021

Registartion for SPIMUN 2022 is Opened

Registartion for SPIMUN 2022 is Opened

26th ST. PETERSBURG INTERNATIONAL MODEL UNITED NATIONS conference will take place 28 - 30 March 2022 in FACE-to-FACE format.

You are invited to participate in the 26th SPIMUN conference (28—30 March 2022) organized by Gymnasium 157 founded by Princess of Oldenburg in 1868 and located in the center of St.Petersburg. 

14 June 2021

Kuznya House launched a double-decker ship with cocktails, parties and gastronomy

Kuznya House launched a double-decker ship with cocktails, parties and gastronomy

Kuznya House launched the Cruise project - a double-decked ship with gastronomy, a bar, day and night music program, dancing and salon evenings with a grand piano.

13 June 2021

Turkish Bazar Kebap by the Bekitzer team was open in New Holland

Turkish Bazar Kebap by the Bekitzer team was open in New Holland

An outdoor cafe Bazar Kebap with real Turkish kebapçı has opened in New Holland. The summer pop-up project was created by Ilya Bazarsky and Pavel Shteinlukht (Bekitser, Babaganush, SocialClub).

12 June 2021

Do Not Disturb: Japanese Speakeasy Restaurant Opens at Grand Hotel Emerald

Do Not Disturb: Japanese Speakeasy Restaurant Opens at Grand Hotel Emerald

In the Grand Hotel Emerald on Suvorovskiy prospect, 18, a spikey project Room DND (do not disturb) opens instead of the Russian restaurant "Gzhel". To get into the secret room, you need to go to the reception, ask for the key - only it opens the doors of the establishment, and go up to the third floor, bypassing the glazed atrium.

11 June 2021

A film festival dedicated to Tonino Guerra will be held in St. Petersburg

A film festival dedicated to Tonino Guerra will be held in St. Petersburg

The A-Kino festival, the program of which this year is dedicated to the Italian poet, artist and screenwriter Tonino Guerra, will open on Friday in the garden of the Fountain House in St. Petersburg.

09 June 2021

Buses started to run from St. Petersburg to Tallinn again. And soon they will go to Finland!

Buses started to run from St. Petersburg to Tallinn again. And soon they will go to Finland!

Carriers have resumed bus routes from St. Petersburg to Tallinn. Today, June 9, the first bus left the line after a break of 449 days due to restrictions in international traffic.

07 June 2021

The architectural ensemble of the street Architect Rossi will be restored by the end of the year

The architectural ensemble of the street Architect Rossi will be restored by the end of the year

The architectural ensemble of Architect Rossi Street will be restored by the end of the year. Repair of 220-meter building facades will cost St. Petersburg more than 240 million rubles.

05 June 2021

After the first St. Petersburg match of Euro 2020, the metro will work all night

After the first St. Petersburg match of Euro 2020, the metro will work all night

Next Saturday St. Petersburg will host the first match of the European Football Championship - between Russia and Belgium. In this regard, on the night of June 12-13, the metro will operate without interruption.

03 June 2021

Abandoned factory "Liviz" on the embankment Sinop will be turned into a multifunctional space

Abandoned factory "Liviz" on the embankment Sinop will be turned into a multifunctional space

The fate of an abandoned factory "Liviz", which is located on the embankment Sinop, can be solved in the very near future.

01 June 2021

Russia to resume flights to and from another eight countries on June 10

Russia to resume flights to and from another eight countries on June 10

Russia will resume regular flights to and from Austria, Hungary, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Mauritius, Morocco and Croatia, as well as charter flights to Albania, on June 10, the anti-coronavirus crisis center said in a statement on Monday.

31 May 2021

Russian entry visa measures get simplified

Russian entry visa measures get simplified

Russia has facilitated the entry into the country for foreign tourists. Last week President Vladimir Putin signed a law according to which foreigners will soon be able to obtain tourist visas for up to six months if they have a simple hotel reservation.

29 May 2021

Exhibition of paintings and drawings by Nikolay Tsvetkov will open at Outlet Village Pulkovo on the 1st of June, 2021

Exhibition of paintings and drawings by Nikolay Tsvetkov will open at Outlet Village Pulkovo on the 1st of June, 2021

The Melodies of the White Nights exhibition has become a part of the Petersburg Seasons culture festival of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

28 May 2021

An exhibition space opens in the House of Radio on Italyanskaya

An exhibition space opens in the House of Radio on Italyanskaya

The first exhibition space opens in the St. Petersburg House of Radio on Italyanskaya Street. The exhibition will include works by Russian and international contemporary art stars - among them Bill Viola, Erik Bulatov, Pipilotti Rist, Olga Chernysheva and others.

27 May 2021

St. Petersburg entered the top ten cities that have made the greatest contribution to the Russian economy

St. Petersburg entered the top ten cities that have made the greatest contribution to the Russian economy

St. Petersburg entered the top ten cities that have made the greatest contribution to the Russian economy. First of all, due to such sectors of the economy as manufacturing, wholesale and retail trade, transport and communications.

26 May 2021

The Austrian bureau Coop Himmelblau has developed a project for a new ice complex on the site of the Sports and Concert Complex "Petersburg"

The Austrian bureau Coop Himmelblau has developed a project for a new ice complex on the site of the Sports and Concert Complex "Petersburg"

SKA-Arena, which entered into a concession agreement for the reconstruction, has summed up the results of an international architectural competition for façade solutions for a new ice arena. The winner was the Austrian bureau Coop Himmelblau

25 May 2021

The Architect Today award ceremony was held for the second time in St. Petersburg

The Architect Today award ceremony was held for the second time in St. Petersburg

On May 20, 80 international architectural and design projects were presented in 9 nominations before an expert jury as part of the prestigious Architect Today award.

23 May 2021

Lost in the 19th century and reconstructed halls of the Mikhailovsky Castle are now open to visitors

Lost in the 19th century and reconstructed halls of the Mikhailovsky Castle are now open to visitors

The reconstructed Resurrection and Throne Rooms, as well as the Arabesque Gallery and the apartments of the chamber-maid of honor Protasova retained the atmosphere of the times of Paul I - thanks to the use of historical documents during the restoration process and attention to detail

22 May 2021

Bob Dylan & others

Bob Dylan & others

Works of photographer Barry Feinstein (for the first time in Russia!) will be shown in St. Petersburg! An exhibition of Barry Feinstein's Bob Dylan & others will take place at the KGallery on 24 Fontanka Embankment from June 21 to September 5, 2021

21 May 2021

Russia and Spain will jointly develop medical tourism

Russia and Spain will jointly develop medical tourism

The St. Petersburg Agency of Medical Tourism, subordinate to the Committee for the Development of Tourism of St. Petersburg, and the network of Spanish clinics VITHAS SANIDAD SLU (19 hospitals located in the major provinces of Spain - Madrid, Valencia, Alicante, Granada, Las Palmas, etc.) signed an agreement about cooperation

20 May 2021

Russia allowed visa-free entry to foreign fans for Euro 2020

Russia allowed visa-free entry to foreign fans for Euro 2020

Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed a document opening entry to Russia for foreigners who take part in the events of the European Football Championship or have tickets for matches. This was reported by "Interfax" with reference to the press service of the organizing committee of the championship in St. Petersburg

19 May 2021

Peterhof kicks off the fountain season

Peterhof kicks off the fountain season

The Peterhof Museum-Reserve is getting ready to start the fountain season. The opening ceremony this year will be dedicated to the 300th anniversary of the water supply system

18 May 2021

The epidemic situation in St. Petersburg makes it possible to prepare for major events, said the governor of the city, Alexander Beglov

The epidemic situation in St. Petersburg makes it possible to prepare for major events, said the governor of the city, Alexander Beglov

The situation with the increase in the incidence of COVID-19 in St. Petersburg is not critical, it can be contained, which allows the city to prepare for major events with a large number of participants. This was announced on Tuesday by the governor of the city Alexander Beglov at a meeting

17 May 2021

Exhibition “City of Shadows. Alexey Titarenko" will be open till June 13, 2021

Exhibition “City of Shadows. Alexey Titarenko" will be open till June 13, 2021

The State Museum and Exhibition Center ROSPHOTO from April 5 to June 13, 2021 presents the exhibition project “City of Shadows. Alexey Titarenko ". The exhibition is the first retrospective presentation of the author's works in St. Petersburg and thus becomes a symbolic return of the author's work to the St. Petersburg audience.

16 May 2021

German Die Welt included St. Petersburg in the top 12 of the most beautiful cities in the Baltic states

German Die Welt included St. Petersburg in the top 12 of the most beautiful cities in the Baltic states

The influential German news newspaper Die Welt has compiled the top 12 most beautiful cities on the Baltic coast based on a reader poll

15 May 2021

From May 25, Russia will resume flights with five more countries

From May 25, Russia will resume flights with five more countries

From May 25, Russia opens borders with five more countries: Iceland, Malta, Mexico, Portugal and Saudi Arabia. This was reported in the operational headquarters in prevention of the import and spread of coronavirus

14 May 2021

The authorities of St. Petersburg announced their readiness to increase the occupancy of the stands for Euro 2020

The authorities of St. Petersburg announced their readiness to increase the occupancy of the stands for Euro 2020

Petersburg may increase the occupancy of the stands from 50% to 75% at the matches of the European Football Championship, provided that the epidemiological situation in the city does not worsen. This was reported to "RIA Novosti" by the vice-governor of the city Boris Piotrovsky.

13 May 2021

Andy Warhol's works and how they influenced Russian art will be shown in St. Petersburg

Andy Warhol's works and how they influenced Russian art will be shown in St. Petersburg

Warhol is being taken to St. Petersburg! Already in June, Sevkabel Porto will show album covers, a series of famous Polaroid photographs, posters, anti-films and other works of the artist - and how they influenced Russian art.

12 May 2021

The Scarlet Sails show won five prizes at the Global Eventex Awards

The Scarlet Sails show won five prizes at the Global Eventex Awards

The results of the prestigious international competition Global Eventex Awards have been summed up. The panel of judges awarded the "Scarlet Sails" show with gold in 4 nominations at once: "Art Event", "Festive Event", "Cultural Event" and "Music Event". The show won silver in the Live Broadcast category.

11 May 2021

The Winona Pink bar has opened on Engineering Street in St. Petersburg

The Winona Pink bar has opened on Engineering Street in St. Petersburg

At 13, Inzhenernaya Street, the Winona Pink wine bar has opened with a kitchen for every day. This is the debut project of Marat Cortez and sommelier Rosa Reiman.

10 May 2021

Exhibition :: vtol :: "Measurement range" 2021

Exhibition :: vtol :: "Measurement range" 2021

Anna Nova Gallery shows the first solo exhibition of Dmitry Morozov (better known as :: vtol: :).