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Gostiny Dvor

35, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191011, Russia
+7 812 710-54-08
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Built in the mid-1700s, this huge, block-long department store has evolved into a shopping mall over time and is considered one of the first shopping malls in the world.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
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“caviar” (3 reviews)
35, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191011, Russia
+7 812 710-54-08
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an area of St Petersburg incorporating Nevskiy Prospekt. Includes Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan, Church on Spilled Blood, Arts Square, Stroganov Palace, shops etc.

Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is a Russian shopping mall located along Nevsky Prospekt with an attached metro station. It's also quite close to the Kazan Cathedral. There are plenty of shops to look at if shopping is your thing, although I didn't notice any obvious bargains to be...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 24 September 2017

One side of this large, old shopping mall in the middle of Nevski Prospekt is filled with shoe shops and I was eager to make some good finds. I was ashtonished to find that the prices of German and Italian shoes even reduced to half...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

If it is raining, Gostiny Dvor is a shopping mall offering more than 50 shops. You can walk inside for 2 hours. There are souvenir shops, caviar shops, and jewelleries.

Thank PalombiG
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Located along Nevskly Prospekt is the Gostiny Dvor Departmental Store. There are many shops for selling souvenirs and other commodities and most of the tourists come here to take a rest or using the toilet facilities there after visiting other tourist spots in the vicinity....More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

Laid out as a series of concessions, this is a sprawling shop, with lots of different things for both locals and tourists. However, our walking tour did not allow for much time indoors, mainly using the building as a toilet stop for those that required...More

Thank Sandra and Alan S
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I walked and walked through small shops With staff and hardly any customers. On the ground floor it was mostly souvenirs, purses, shawls, toys, pens and some groceries, and on the first floor there were in one part very boring women's clothing and fur shop...More

Thank Ingeborg56
Reviewed 24 September 2016

From the outside and from the historical perspective - it is OK and even interesting. Just don't go inside. Please. Once you are in, it is almost impossible to get out. And you walk through miles of goods that are of absolutely no interest to...More

4  Thank Ronit4
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This place has over 300 years history, it is quite big,and there you can find any souvenir, from a simple fridge magnet to a sophisticated jewel. Elegant shops selling ceramics, hand painted, caviar and so on. The perfectest place to find everything under one roof.

Thank Siyana R
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

So this is the old shopping centre and has been modernised for today's shopping needs. It has everything. We found a great vintage camera shop and souvenir shop with babushka half the price of Moscow! The building is amazing. Take a walk on the top...More

Thank Michelle C
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