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Feel yourself Russian

Open Now: 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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The folk show "FEEL YOURSELF RUSSIAN!" at the Nikolaevsky Palace Enjoy this unique opportunity of getting acquainted with the history and cultural traditions of Russia! Classical quartet is playing lovely melodies of the XVIII th century, two...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
The Nikolaevsky Palace | Truda Square, 4, St. Petersburg 190098, Russia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fun. Lovely dancers. Just an entertaining, feel good night. It's very touristy, but my Russian wife enjoyed it immensely too.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank PaulMabo
Reviewed August 6, 2019

What amazing talent! These are true athletes and artists performing. It was so fun to get emerged in such a cultural performance.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Caroline1675
Reviewed July 27, 2019

A lively, witty and entertaining performance featuring a capella singers, Russian traditional instruments and folk dances. One of the highlights of our stay!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank sojourner2706
Reviewed July 22, 2019

This is a show for tourists. Russian song and dance. Simple but entertaining. Arrive early to get a good seat (first come first seated). Take a complimentary glass of champagne or vodka on the way upstairs. Be warned there are a lot of stairs to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank golouis99
Reviewed July 8, 2019

AWFUL AWFUL AWFUL and really OVERPRICED. The palace may have some attractive points but the location for the performance was pathetically small with large columns taking up what is already a small stage. Seating is "free-seating" jammed in like sardines in a very small room....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Voyage12953
Reviewed June 2, 2019

There is nothing traditional about this show.I hated the "interactive" bit where the artists took some Chinese tourists on the scene and taught them dancing steps. Hey, we didn't pay 300 euros to see some tourists playing on the scene. The break was a zoo...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank and_holland
Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

This was really disappointing. I have been to other folk shows in Saint Petersburg for much less money that have been really amazing. This one is awful. They sell you on the fact that it is in the Palace, but the room is small, the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank Seth R
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

Maybe we’re spoiled because we have a wonderful Balalaika Society here in Atlanta, but Feel yourself Russian was just ok. We found the dancing to be entertaining at first but not varied. There were no female vocalists and the male trio was again, just ok....More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank 522KatieMae
Reviewed March 18, 2019 via mobile

Very entertaining Russian show with drinks and dance Girls very pretty and good show off Russian culture

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Shamina K
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Booked in advance as they do sell out the building itself is wonderful inside . We didn’t know what to expect and we’re absolutely delighted with the traditional show. Great actors and dancers who know there craft well . Fun and engaging indeed. The interval...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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February 18, 2018|
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Response from aussie1000Adel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are 3 flights of stairs! Approx 60 steps.
July 20, 2016|
Response from 50sandieb | Reviewed this property |
we went to the early evening show. There was a huge queue outside when we left which I imagine was for a 8pm or later show. Check their website or your accommodation will be helpful too.