Osip Mandelshtam in Petersburg

The route will guide through the places that treasure the memories about one of the brightest Russian poets of the 20th century

  • points of interest 5 ,
  • hotels 1
8 km, 460 m
Tenischev's School

Tenischev's School

St. Petersburg, Mokhovaya ul., 33-35

Among the student were Mandelshtam and Nabokov

A secondary education institution. It was founded by Prince V. N. Tenishev as a three-class general education high school in 1898. The course of studies was eight years including seven general classes and one specialist class. It was situated in a special building at 33-35 Mokhovaya Street. 

Among its teachers were N. I. Berezin, V. N. Verkhovsky, Vladimir V. Gippius, I. M. Grevs, E. F. Lesgaft, and A. Y. Ostrogorsky as the school director. Among the students were V. M. Zhirmunsky, O. E. Mandelstam, and V. V. Nabokov; the latter two left their reminiscences of the school. The school hall accommodated concerts and performances, as well as various meetings and conventions.

Muruzi House

Muruzi House

St. Petersburg, Liteiny pr., 24

In the house of Muruzi D.S. Merezhkovsky, Z.N. Gippius, D.V. Filosofov and J. Brodsky lived

An architectural monument, five-storied apartment house, constructed in 1874-1877 (architect A.K. Serebryakov with the assistance of P.I. Shestov and N.V. Sultanov) and belonging to Prince A.D. Muruzi (1807-1880). The facades are decorated in Moresque style. Muruzi House occupies the territory between Liteiny Avenue, Panteleymonovskaya (nowadays Pestelya) Street and Preobrazhenskaya Square.


435 m
Bauer House

Bauer House

St. Petersburg, Fontanki nab., 2

The house where Anna Akhmatova lived

1 km, 113 m
Eliseevs' guest house

Eliseevs' guest house

St. Petersburg, Moiki emb., 59

A house where Alexander Green, Osip Mandelshtam, Vladislav Khodasevich, Vsevolod Rozhdestvensky lived

2 km, 805 m
Angleterre Hotel

Angleterre Hotel

Malaya Morskaya street, 24

Angleterre Hotel is located in the heart of St. Petersburg, and is perfect for business meetings and vacation.

The Angleterre Hotel is very favourably located 5 to 10 minute’s walk from Palace Square, the Hermitage and Nevsky Prospekt. It is adjacent to the stunning Saint Isaac’s Cathedral. Energize at the gym. Rejuvenate at the sauna and solarium, and with a massage. Follow all with a dip in the Hotel Angleterre pool. When ready to go out, ask at the tours and tickets desk for advice. The ATM is also useful. Return to superb, authentic Italian food at the chic Borsalino Restaurant. Or savour the delicacies at the Caviar Bar. The attractive Gallery is the perfect place for a tea or coffee during the day, and to meet friends or colleagues. Business travellers are well provided for, with 3 multi-functional meeting rooms for up to 100 people. There is a 205-person capacity theatre-style space, with 4-language translation. Secretarial services are also offered.

919 m
The Twelve Collegia

The Twelve Collegia

St. Petersburg, Universitetskaya emb.,7/9
2 km, 944 m