Lilac Promenade in Pavlovsk

Cherry blossoms are out, lilacs – in, stealing the spotlight! This weekend, the paths of Pavlovsk Park will be filled with live orchestral music, thematic activities, and, above all, the sweetness of white and purple lilacs. Whether you’re craving music or crafts sessions, want to help plant lilacs, or are in need of a beautiful stroll out in the park, there’ll be something for everyone! 

Russian Style. From Nicholas I to Nicholas II

  • Until May 13, 2024, 11 am - 6 pm (Wed, Thu, Sun), 11 am - 8 pm (Tue, Fri, Sat)
  • Hermitage Museum
  • 500 rubles – purchase here

Not so long ago, the Hermitage Museum opened its first exhibition of traditional Russian art. The display presents a collection of over 100 exhibits, from painting to furniture pieces and clothing, depicting the revival of national Russian aesthetics. At the heart of the exposition are items that belonged to the House of Romanov, including an exquisite silver platter and a gala dinner menu from the Romanov Tercentenary celebration.  

International Film Festival

Starting tomorrow, Sevkabel Port is hosting a four-day festival that will include screenings of movies from international festivals, as well as works of Russian auteurs and iconic filmmakers. The movies are displayed in their original language with Russian subtitles; Russian films are available with English subtitles. 

Kite launch 

Kite-flying extravaganza is in the air! This Saturday, all kite enthusiasts and viewers will gather together for a grand kite launch, with vivid octopuses, dragons, and other inflatable creatures decorating the sky above Kronstadt.