Victory Avenue, 141

Family Shopping Center MEGA Kazan – the largest shopping center in Kazan. MEGA offers the widest selection of stores gathered under one roof, and affordable prices, which creates great opportunities for real shopping. Here are the hypermarkets and shops, offering Kazan a variety of goods, ranging from toys for children and ending with furniture and garden tools. MEGA has IKEA, Bahetle, Sportmaster, OBI, M.Video, L’Etoile, ILE DE BOTE, the Snow Queen, United Colors of Baon, Zara, Berchka, Oysho, Stradivarius, Pull & Bear, Mango and many others.

Mall Koltso
  1. Petersburg, 1

This shopping center is located in the center of the city, on the main square, which carries a deep history familiar to every indigenous resident of the capital. This is a great place where you can have unforgettable fun not only with your friends in billiards or sit at a table in a cozy cafe, but also plunge into unforgettable shopping and take a walk with the whole family to interesting places of the shopping and entertainment center, visit shops in the center of Kazan. This complex will delight you with purchases of the most exquisite things from world famous manufacturers. In this place, even the pickiest buyer will be able to purchase something. In the Ring you can find almost everything that will satisfy your ideas and needs.

Tandem Mall
  1. Ibragimova, 56

Multifunctional complex “Tandem” is one of the largest shopping and entertainment centers of the European level in the Volga region. “Tandem” is one of the most beloved and visited complexes of the city. About 24-30 thousand people visit the complex daily. Shopping and entertainment complex “Tandem” offers its guests to make purchases and relax in a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere, which is facilitated by the modern design of the complex, a well-designed air conditioning system for the premises, free parking for 1,300 places, permanent security of the complex.

Shopping Complex GUM
  1. Bauman, 51

The “main universal store” of Kazan is located in the very center of the city, connecting the Tukaya Square, the central highways of the city, Pushkin Street and Peterburgskaya Street, as well as one of the main attractions of the capital is the pedestrian Bauman Street. TC “GUM” is universal, has no competitors among projects of similar type, because there are elite boutiques, salons and beauty studios in one room!


Profsoyuznaya, 23/12

Inside – the world of carpets, sofas, curtains and lamp shades. You can start with boston and pickled oyster mushrooms; continue with Sogdan salad (duck with apples and celery). At first – a fragrant soup made from veal or mutton. On the second – homemade (meat stewed in a pot with vegetables). And at the end to order a whole samovar with dryers. There is also a children’s menu, in which the dumplings are touchingly called kapatoshki. Sharia rules prohibit trade in alcohol, but there is a small wine and cocktail card here – apparently, because halal is now something of a guarantor of quality that is interesting not only to Muslims. Even in the “Rubai” you can buy semi-finished products of kebabs, ravioli, manti, horse sausage set for pilaf. The pastry chefs bake a Napoleon cake, a carrot cake, a chak-chak, and a meat pie, zur-belesh, as well as crumbling with kystybyami.

Open: Daily 11:00 am – 11:00 pm


prosp. Fatykh Amirkhan, 1b, RK “Riviera”, 4th floor

Located on the fourth floor of the Riviera entertainment complex, the restaurant boasts one of the most impressive views of the historical part of Kazan. In addition to the main round hall, there is a booth area and a terrace. In the center there is a rotating platform on which tables can stand or a group can play. Most of the menu is devoted to Tatar cuisine: dried horse meat is adjacent to the usual tokmach and kystybye. Cooked in Panorama slowly: if you have a little time, take something from snacks like beef carpaccio with arugula and cheese. For those who are not in a hurry, it makes sense to wait and try the time-tested solyanka with beef, kazylyk, smoked duck, veal and Moscow sausage. For tea in the “Panorama”, among other things, serves chak-chak,

Open: Mon-Thu, Sun 12:00 pm – 12:00 am; Fri-Sat 12:00 pm – 2:00 am

House of Tatar cooking

Bauman, 31/12

Yunus Akhmetzyanov, the author of many books on Tatar cooking, worked as a chef (his museum is located on the ground floor) until 1984. At the very beginning of his career, he himself collected recipes, invited housewives to the restaurant – that is, in fact, he canonized modern national cuisine. And now almost all the dishes in the restaurant’s menu are from Akhmetzyanov’s collections. Here you can try such things as, for example, kalju (a roll of several types of meat), or horse meat sausage kazylyk, or exotic taste tutyrmu (sausages from giblets in broth), or beef tails that are incredible even for Tatars. Absolute hits – kulam, soup with meat and noodles, dumplings with mushrooms in a pot, lamb manti. And also, of course, baking – peremyachi, echpochmaki – and desserts: chak-chak.

Open: Daily 11:00 am – 11:00 pm


Tugan avylimy

Tufan Minnullina, 14

Avuly Tugan is an entertainment complex where, in addition to the restaurant of the same name, there is also the Kamyr Batyr cafe (children’s birthdays are usually held here), the Alan Ash bistro (a convenient option for meals), a pancake house, and open air. In a complex stylized as a wooden fortress, children ride amusement rides, master a rope park, and in the winter rush off the ice slide. Adult bowling, billiards and sauna. In the menu, among other things, you can find Tatarstan salad with veal, avocado, tomatoes and apples, Khan feast, Khan fish soup with salmon, tiger shrimps and red caviar and lamb ribs with eggplants. A separate heading is dishes from a wood-burning stove like lamb beshbarmak with homemade noodles or kystyby with potatoes (one of the simplest, at first glance, not everyone can cook dishes in such a way that the dough turns out to be soft and mashed the salt in moderation; here with this order).

Open: Mon-Thu, Sun 12:00 pm – 12:00 am; Fri-Sat 12:00 pm – 1:00 am



In addition to the following official days, many businesses (but not restaurants, shops and museums) close for a week of bank holidays between 1 January and at least 8 January. Bank holidays are typically declared to merge national holidays with the nearest weekend.

New Year’s Day 1 January

Russian Orthodox Christmas Day 7 January

Defender of the Fatherland Day 23 February

International Women’s Day 8 March

International Labour Day/Spring Festival 1 May

Victory Day 9 May

Russian Independence Day 12 June

Unity Day 4 November

The Legend

Club “Legend” is a comfortable complex for a night out. It is located not far from the city center, on the street of the Paris Commune, which runs parallel to the street of Tatarstan, which is a major thoroughfare. The club has a beautiful interior design and a variety of services. The Legend club has a creative team that tries in every way to diversify the events held here. Any day you can get here on the original show program.


On the embankment of Kazanka, that is, also near the city center, you can visit a very pathetic and elite institution called “Queen”. Guaranteed to get here can only be on the club card, although on weekdays you can try your luck without it. This club is interesting not only with its chic interior, but also with the concept of work. The institution is called a play-bar, that is, people come here not so much to dance until you drop, but rather to have an exciting time in all sorts of games and competitions with different thematic orientations.


If you are looking for a nightclub for a fun dancing pastime, then you can visit the disco club “Pyramid”, which is very easy to find, because it is located in the building of the same-name cultural and entertainment complex, visible from afar. This club is good because at quite low prices for admission it is quite comfortable and well-equipped dance place. This club can rather be called a youth disco in which you can often get to exciting and interesting shows. In addition, here you can comfortably get a company at the table or enjoy drinks in the bar.

“51 state”

On the embankment of Kazanka there is a truly fashionable place that is known to all club party-goers of Kazan and not only. This is the “51 state” club, which has long played the role of a club mecca in the city. Everything looks great here: the interior, the view of the river, the attendants, the visitors. A lot of entertainment services, an excellent dance hall, constantly held special events have long made this club one of the best in Tatarstan and even in all of Russia. If you really love clubbing and visited Kazan for some occasion, be sure to highlight the evening to visit this place.


On Pushkin Street, not far from Gabdulla Tukai Square, there is a landmark for Kazan party life – the Arena night club. This is a large institution that will definitely appeal to those who love really crowded parties. This club appeared in Kazan one of the first and has its own traditions.


Kul Sharif Mosque

Kazan Kremlin, 13

The Kul Sharif Mosque is one of the symbols of Kazan and the existing Djuma Mosque of Tatarstan, located in the western part of the Kazan Kremlin and is included in the historical and architectural complex included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Entrance to the existing mosque is free for all. Women are required to cover their heads with a scarf: you can take scarves and capes for free at the entrance. You also can not enter the mosque with open knees and shoulders (applies to both women and men).

The operating mode of Kul Sharif mosque – from 9:00 to 19:30. Break for Namaz on Fridays – from 12:00 to 14:00.

Mosque of al-Mardzhani in Kazan

Kayum Nasyri, 17

The Al-Mardzhani Mosque in Kazan, also known as the First Cathedral, Yunusovskaya or Efendi (Lord), is one of the first mosques in the city, which was founded in the 1770s. The mosque is included in the complex of attractions of the Old Tatar settlement. Mardzhani Mosque is open to tourists, but only with the observance of certain rules common to all religious Islamic attractions. When visiting a mosque, women need to be in closed clothes, a long skirt and a head covered with a handkerchief are obligatory. Shoes, all tourists, without exception, must leave at the entrance to the mosque. During prayers to tourists, the entrance to the mosque is limited, as the mosque must accommodate all Muslim believers.

Temple of all religions

Pos. Old Arakchino, 4

In the village of Old Arakchino, there is a miraculous creation, the purpose of which is to unite all religions under one roof. It is called the Temple of All Religions, also the Ecumenical Temple, the International Cultural Center for Spiritual Union. According to the idea of ​​Khanov, the creator of the temple, the new building was supposed to include elements of all major religions. The architect and esoteric sought to demonstrate to all people that God is one and there is no point in conducting lengthy disputes over the separation of religious views. In his work of construction, many religions intertwine so successfully, creating a general, inspired picture that it is already difficult to distinguish individual elements.

According to the architect’s plan, it was planned to build 16 domes and halls dedicated to various religions, including those that had disappeared in the church:

  • Indian Vedic religion;
  • Taoism;
  • Zen Buddhism;
  • Tibetan religion;
  • indonesian;
  • Egyptian;
  • Maya religion;
  • Iranian;
  • Rosicrucians and Masons;
  • Protestantism;
  • Orthodoxy and Catholicism;
  • Alien mind

Entrance ticket – 50 RUB

Peter and Paul Cathedral
  1. Musa Jalil, 21

The Peter and Paul Cathedral in Kazan is one of the most beautiful monuments of Russian baroque of the first half of the 18th century. The temple is one of the centers of Orthodox of Tatarstan and is a landmark of architectural cultural and historical attraction of Kazan. Since the cathedral is valid, admission to it is free for all. You can visit the temple every day from 7:00 to 18:00, including during the hours of worship.

Blagoveshchensky cathedral

Kazan Kremlin, 2

The Annunciation Cathedral is the oldest, preserved stone building in Kazan. It is located on the territory of the city Kremlin and is the largest building of the entire complex. From the day of its foundation and before the revolution, the Cathedral of the Annunciation was a cathedral. The complex of the Cathedral of the Annunciation also includes the buildings of the Bishops’ House, Consistories and a number of archaeological monuments. In particular, fragments of stone buildings of the XV-XVIII centuries, the remains of medieval wooden and stone pavements. The assembly takes parishioners and tourists daily from 10:00 to 18:00. Entrance to the cathedral is free. Services in the Annunciation Cathedral are held on weekends and on holidays.

The museum at the cathedral is open daily from 10:00 to 18:00 (ticket offices close at 17:30). The exposition of the museum at the Cathedral of the Annunciation includes more than a hundred exhibits, including documents and art objects telling about the history of the temple. The most valuable exhibits: ancient Orthodox books of the XVI century; icons made in different techniques and styles; the staff of the first Archbishop of Kazan and Sviyazhsky Gury.

Cost of attendance:

Individual adult ticket – 150 rubles.

Individual ticket for schoolchildren, students and pensioners – 80 rubles.

Excursion along the exposition accompanied by a guide from the cathedral (for groups of up to 20 people) – 750 rubles.

Excursion along the exposition and excursion inside the Annunciation Cathedral – 1000 rubles.

Kazan Mother of God Monastery

Big Red Street. 5

Kazan Mother of God Monastery, located on Bolshaya Krasnaya Street in the heart of the city. For many centuries, the shrine remained the largest and most famous in the Volga region. The incredibly beautiful architectural complex, spread over several hectares in the center of Kazan, included several churches, cathedrals and chapels, as well as residential buildings, a bell tower and a parochial school building. Now the main part of the architectural ensemble is destroyed, but the monastery itself is still in operation, and work on the restoration of other buildings is ongoing. Until 1917 the monastery was female, since 2005 it is male. Currently, 9 brothers live in the building.

Catholic parish of Kazan “Elevation of the Holy Cross”
  1. Ostrovsky, 73

The Catholic Holy Cross Cathedral in Kazan is painted in blue with white framing, decorated with stained glass windows. Polish masters depicted the Way of the Cross on the walls, and 12 Apostles on the balcony of the choir. The altar, font and pulpit are made of granite. The church contains a statue of the Mother of God of Fatima, consecrated by Pope Paul VI, as well as a particle of the Holy Cross, many pilgrims from other cities and countries come to the shrines of the temple. On the side of the facade there is a portico on the columns, on both sides of it – the bell tower. On the turrets are Gothic spiers. Tourists celebrate the beautiful architecture of the temple, and also write that inside you can hear the music of the organ.

Services do not take place on Mondays. On other days, you can rely on the following schedule:

Tuesday – Thursday: 6:30 pm, in Russian.

Friday: 6:30 pm, in Latin.

Saturday: 5:00 pm, in Russian. At 6:00 pm, the worship of the Holy Gifts is performed.

Sunday: 09:00 am – in English (except summer season), 11:00 am and 6:00 pm – in Russian.

The temple can be visited every day, from 10:00 am. until 7:00 pm, break from 1:00 pm before 3:00 pm (except Sunday).

Synagogue in Kazan
  1. Profsoyuznaya, 15

The building of the Kazan synagogue was originally built for the needs of Jewish believers. The government of Kazan Province allowed the Jewish community to purchase a private house belonging to merchant F.L. Belenkov. In 1913, the developed drawings of the reconstruction of the existing building into the prayer house were presented to the construction department of the provincial government. The project was supposed to build a house on the third floor and redevelop the interior. In addition, the two-story wing of the prayer hall was supposed to be attached to the building at a right angle. On March 12, 1915, the prayer house (synagogue) was opened, and 100 years later, in 2015, the synagogue building was completely renovated and reconstructed. The updated synagogue combines a modern interior and a traditional way. Like any other religious building, the synagogue is open for free visits to residents and guests of the city of Kazan.

Kazan Kremlin

The Kremlin, POB 522

The Museum-Reserve is an object of historical and cultural heritage of federal significance and a particularly valuable object of cultural heritage of the Republic of Tatarstan.

The uniqueness of the Kazan Kremlin is in a number of features inherent only to it, because the Kazan Kremlin is, firstly, the only operating center in the world of Tatar state culture and state power; secondly, it is the only Tatar fortress that has survived in the Russian Federation, in which the foundations of the original town-planning idea are preserved: the basics of planning, the town-planning composition and the functional organization of architectural complexes; thirdly, the historical interaction of various urban planning and architectural cultures: the Volga-Bulgarian, the Golden Horde, the medieval Kazan-Tatar, Italian, Russian and modern, was clearly expressed here as nowhere else. Kazan Kremlin is a unique sample of conceptual synthesis of Tatar and Russian architectural styles. Being the most southerly point of distribution of the monuments of the Pskov-Novgorod construction style in Russia, it is also the most northern point of the spread of Islamic culture in the world.

The Kazan Kremlin complex is located in the center of the city, on the promontory of the high terrace of the left bank of Kazanka. The territory of the museum is 13.45 hectares. The total area of ​​the Kremlin is about 150 thousand m2, the outer perimeter of the walls is about 1800 m.
On the territory of the Museum-Reserve are open exhibitions of a number of museums:

  • Museum of the history of statehood of Tatarstan
  • Center “Hermitage-Kazan”
  • Museum of Islamic Culture
  • Museum of Natural History of Tatarstan
  • Cannon Museum
  • Exhibition hall “Manege”
  • Museum of the History of the Annunciation Cathedral

Entrance to the territory of the Kremlin is free. Through the Spasskaya Tower – round-the-clock. Through the Taynitskaya Tower: from October 1 to April 30 – from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, from May 1 to September 30 – from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm.

Center “Hermitage-Kazan”

Masterpieces of art, graphics, painting and decorative arts are collected on 1000 square meters. Very often, lectures, scientific meetings and many other educational programs are held in the lecture halls and conference halls of the Hermitage.

Mode of the museum:

Monday-Thursday, Saturday, Sunday – from 10:00 to 18:00
(ticket office is open until 17:30);
Friday – from 11.00 to 20:00
(the ticket office is open until 19:30).

Museum of Natural History of Tatarstan

The museum of natural history of Tatarstan presents a collection of paleontological and mineralogical exhibits, meteorites, fossils, dinosaur skeletons and much more. A special pride of the museum is space scales, on which you can recognize your weight on any planet.

Mode of the museum:

Monday-Thursday, Saturday, Sunday – from 10:00 to 18:00
(ticket office is open until 17:30);
Friday – from 11.00 to 20:00
(the ticket office is open until 19:30).

Museum of the History of Statehood of Tatarstan

The museum was founded in 2006 at the center of power and the oldest part of the Kazan Kremlin. The museum introduces guests to the culture, history, state structure of the Republic of Tatarstan and the nation itself.

Mode of the museum:

Saturday-Sunday from 10:00 to 18:00
(ticket office is open until 17:30)
Friday from 11:00 to 20:00
(ticket office is open until 19:30)

Exhibition Hall “Manege”

The universal exhibition platform “Manege” serves to acquaint guests with the world not only of the ethnographic-national component, but also of modern art. At one time, the works of Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse and Auguste Renoir were exhibited in this hall. Nowadays, not only exhibitions, but also interactive shows, concerts, art shows, charity evenings and much more are held on the territory of the Manezh.

Mode of the museum:

Monday-Thursday, Saturday-Sunday – from 10:00 to 18:00
(ticket office is open until 17:30);
Friday – from 10.00 to 20:00
(the ticket office is open until 19:30).

Cannon Museum

The exhibition site itself is an exhibit with a rich history. Initially, a casting pit was located on this site, where cannonballs were cast. The interior has remained in its original form. Today, the museum serves to organize exhibitions of various subjects, workshops, and even fashion shows.
Mode of the museum:

Monday – Thursday, Saturday, Sunday – from 10:00 to 18:00;
(ticket office is open until 17:30);
Friday – from 11.00 to 20:00
(the ticket office is open until 19:30).

Museum of Islamic Culture

Since 2006, the museum is located right in the Kul Sharif mosque. The expositions are devoted to the cultural and historical values ​​of Islam and fulfills an educational and educational role, forms a national identity and strengthens Muslim traditions and spirit.

Mode of the museum:

Monday-Sunday – from 9:00 to 19:30
(the ticket office is open until 19:00).

Museum of the History of the Annunciation Cathedral

This exhibition site is located right on the territory of the cathedral, which is a rarity. The cathedral was visited by all members of the Romanov dynasty. Along with the museum of Islamic culture, this museum displays Orthodox culture, introduces visitors to religious books, icons, chronicles, photographs and other exhibits of Christian themes. At the exhibition site there are several schools with regular workshops.

Mode of the museum:

Every day from 10:00 to 18:00
(the ticket office is open until 5:30 pm);

National Museum of the Republic of Tatarstan

Kremlin st., 2

The National Museum of the Republic of Tatarstan (formerly the Kazan City Scientific Industrial Museum) opened in April 1895. A large private collection of A. Likhachev (an archeologist, a famous historian and collector) and exhibits of a scientific exhibition held in 1890 became the basis for the exposition of the museum. Prominent scientists of Kazan University, collectors and patrons of art took part in the formation of the museum collection. To date, the museum fund has about 800 thousand units of unique exhibits that are of considerable value for Russia. Among the most valuable exhibits are a collection of objects from the excavations at the Ananyinsky burial grounds, an antique collection of gold coins, ancient scrolls, handwritten books and memorial items of Tatar literature figures. Under the arches of the museum are stored exhibits related to the natural sciences, archeology, ethnography, cultural studies, history, literature and music. The museum is located in the building of the former Gostiny Dvor, the appearance of which was formed during the XIX century. Currently, the museum has 14 branches and is the largest scientific center for 400 museums located in Tatarstan. A scholar, scientific and methodological and exposition councils and other structures work at the museum, allowing to coordinate the activities of such a large association. The museum is equipped with the newest storage facility, restoration workshop and has a complex infrastructure. Festive events, thematic and literary meetings are regularly held here.

Operation Mode

Tues, Wed, Sat, Sun from 10:00 to 18:00, Thu from 13:00 to 21:00, Fri from 10:00 to 17:00, Mon – closed

Museum of the 1000th anniversary of Kazan
  1. Pushkin, 86

The museum is located in the building of the cultural center “Kazan” since 2005. In the three halls of the museum with a total area of ​​about 400 square meters. meters located a unique exhibition associated with the city and its history. A lot of space is devoted to the collection of material heritage dedicated to the ancient Kazan, from the period before the Common Era to the era of the XV century. The exhibition presents lost monuments, including the legendary Kazan Gate (symbol of independence). The key of the city was restored to the gate, made by analogy of the Bulgarian keys. Here are collected exhibits related to the spiritual culture of Kazan, materials about the stay in Kazan of the royal persons of Peter I, Nicholas I and Catherine the Great. The exhibition is completed with materials on the history of the city in the period of the USSR and modern Kazan. In addition, there is a wealth of material on the current international relations of Kazan.

Operation Mode

Tues – Sat from 10:00 to 18:00, Sun from 10:00 to 16:00, Mon – closed

Museum of Soviet slot machines in Kazan
  1. Kremlin, 21

Main exhibition is more than 20 classic slot machines created in the USSR since the second half of the 70s. These are “Sea Battle”, “Safari”, “Highway”, “Towns” and others. The exhibits are active, they can be played using Soviet 15-kopeck coins, which are provided to visitors when they buy a ticket. The museum staff conducts tours of the hall, telling about the history of slot machines and the development of this industry as a whole, the difference between Soviet and foreign cars. As part of a visit to the museum you can also try the nostalgic milkshakes and soda. The interactive game museum often becomes a venue for cultural events: concerts, film screenings, master classes and fairs.

Operation Mode

Mon-Fri: 13:00 to 20:00. Sat-Sun: from 11:00 to 20:00.

Museum “Mishkin House” in Kazan
  1. Tufana Minnulin 14

The Mishkin House Museum is located in the center of Kazan, on the territory of the Tugan Avylym restaurant and entertainment center , opened in 2005 in honor of the millennium of the city. The name of the complex, which is a village of log houses, in the Tatar language means “native village”. In this village, the bears are allocated a whole three-story house, in which about 300 toys live. Each inhabitant of this cozy museum lives in his house and is busy with his own business. Smart bears drink tea, play music, work, travel, relax, and each has its own story that can be read near the house. An appropriate entourage has been skillfully selected for this story.

Operation Mode

Daily, 11: 00-19: 00.


Tatar State Philharmonic. G. Tukaya

The Tatar State Philharmonic named after Gabdulla Tukai is one of the largest concert organizations in Kazan and the Republic of Tatarstan. The philharmonic society is a venue for various national festivals and celebrations, concerts, as well as ballet and theatrical performances.


Kamala Theater in Kazan
  1. Tatarstan, 1

The repertoire of the Kamala Theater includes more than 25 productions. Among them, a special place is occupied by productions based on works of Tatar authors and writers from other Turkic-speaking countries: “Tyulyak”, “Kyz Zhibek”, “And the day lasts longer than a century” and others. There are several productions on contemporary works, for example, “Zuleikha opens eyes” of the writer Guzel Yakhina. Slightly less often put works in Russian and foreign classics. The performances are in the Tatar language (if they are not the performances of touring groups) with simultaneous Russian translation.


Tatar Theater of Opera and Ballet named after Musa Jalil

Svoboda sq.

The Tatar Academic State Opera and Ballet Theater named after Musa Jalil is considered the main theater stage of Kazan. Now on the stage of the theater are performances, both Russian classics and world famous masterpieces. A small part of the repertoire is given to national Tatar authors and productions. In 1988, he was assigned an academic status.


Kazan Drama Theater

Bauman Street, d.48

The Kachalov Theater in Kazan (the Bolshoi Drama Theater named after Vasily Kachalov) is one of the oldest and most significant theaters in Russia, dating back to the 19th century. It is located on the main pedestrian Bauman Street in the central area of the city.


Tatar Drama and Comedy Theater named after Karim Tinchurin
  1. Gorky St., 13

The repertoire of the theater includes more than 30 productions for adults and 6 productions for children. The theater toured the whole Republic with tours, visited many constituent entities of the Russian Federation, actively participates in the cultural life of the Republic, propagates and develops Tatar culture.


Grand Concert Hall. S.Saydasheva

Svoboda sq. 3



August 30 – Republic Day (Celebrated on the day of the adoption of the Declaration on State Sovereignty of Tatarstan).

June-Sabantuy The date of the celebration of Uraza-Bairam in accordance with the lunar calendar is annually announced by the President of the Republic of Tatarstan no later than three months before they occur.

November 6 is the Constitution Day of Tatarstan. It is celebrated on the day of adoption of the Constitution of Tatarstan by the Supreme Council of the Republic in 1992.

September 1 – Eid al-Adha

Memorial Day – October 12, 15. The holiday is dedicated to the memory of the hero-defenders of Kazan during the Capture of Kazan. An unofficial holiday, mainly celebrated by Tatar public organizations.


Festival Iske Kazan tүgәrәk uena

The purpose of the festival: the preservation of the traditional culture of the Tatars, the artistic education of children by means of folklore, the creation of favorable conditions for the implementation of creative interchange of participating groups, the search and realization of the artistic potential of talented, original groups.
The festival in accordance with the provisions of “Tүgurk uen” was conceived as a festival of authentic folklore. The name of the Festival is not accidental. “Tүgurk uen” is a youth game that is characteristic of all ethnic groups of the Tatars. The basis of this game is an ancient ritual, therefore its prevalence is so wide not only among the Tatars, but also among other peoples.
It is held on the territory of the Iske-Kazan Museum-Reserve. Festival Iske Kazan tүgәrәk uena
Unlike other festivals, “Iske Kazan Tugurk Uena” is declared as a festival of authentic folklore, where folklore groups present their local traditions. The program focuses on the preservation of the dialect dialect of the Tatar language, singing, playing, dancing, performing traditions. The numbers presented for the competition are evaluated by a competent jury consisting of leading scientists: musicologists, folklorists, ethnographers of scientific institutes of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tatarstan and professors, associate professors of the Kazan State Conservatory, Kazan State University of Culture and Arts.

“Kazan Autumn”

end of summer – beginning of autumn

The annual international opera festival Kazan Autumn was founded by the State Symphony Orchestra of the Republic of Tatarstan under the direction of Alexander Sladkovsky in 2011.
The festival is held in a modern open-air world format, open air with free access to thousands of spectators, as well as individual performances on the stage of the State Grand Concert Hall (BKZ) named after Saidashev.
The main concert of the festival with invited top stars takes place on Republic Day and on August 30 in the evening on Palace Square near the walls of the Kazan Kremlin and the embankment of the Kazanka River in front of the facade of the Palace of Farmers. More than a two-hour gala concert ends with fireworks and fireworks.
For 3 years, the Russian prima donna Lyubov Kazarnovskaya, the Italian tenor Leonardo Gramenya and the French tenor Roberto Alanya managed to visit the festival. At the III Kazan Autumn festival in 2013, Dmitry Hvorostovsky sang to the accompaniment of the RT State Symphony Orchestra.

Tatar Zhyry festival

The festival “Tatars Kyry” has been held annually since 1999. Since 2003, the festival has international status. Honorary guests of the Tatar Kury festival were Zulya Kamalova from Australia, Idris Gaziev from Bashkortostan, Renat Ibragimov from Moscow. The leading stars were such stars as Salavat, Rezeda Sharafieva and Idris Gaziev. In 2004, the organizers introduced the new project “Yoldizlar fabriks” (“Star Factory”) – now, young, unknown to the public, talented singers and musicians participate in the opening ceremony along with Tatar pop stars. At the present time, along with traditional Tatar pop music, songs of various genres and directions — Tatar rap, soft rock, and even classical music — are heard at the festival. The Tatar Zhyry festival is one of the most significant cultural events of the year for Tatar song lovers. Its annual budget is about 11 million rubles. Nominations of the festival: “Best hit of the year”, “Best Singer of the year”, “Best Singer of the year”, “Opening of the year”, “Best author-performer of the year”, “Best album of the year”, “Best duet of the year”, “Best clip of the year” “,” The best soundtrack of the year “,” National recognition of the year “, etc. Almost the entire business elite, prominent public figures and leaders of the republic traditionally attend the festival.

Festival “CONCORDIA”

GBKZ them. S. Saidasheva
In November
International festival of modern music named after Sofia Gubaidulina.

It is conducted by the RT State Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Alexander Sladkovsky.

The creative direction is associated with modern music and its propaganda among a wide audience. Most of the works included in the festival program are first heard in Kazan.
The first festival was dedicated to the 80th anniversary of Sofia Gubaidulina. The composer gratefully accepted the idea of ​​holding a contemporary music forum in Kazan. “Now we are experiencing a time favorable only for the art of entertainment. From this point of view, your desire to support contemporary art and give this project the name “CONCORDIA”, that is, consent, reconciliation, is a very important step in protecting spiritual activity, ”Sofia Gubaidulina wrote in greeting to the festival.
The first festivals were attended by Sofia Gubaidulina, David Geringas, Yuri Bashmet, Gia Kancheli, Andrey Eshpay, Ksenia Bashmet.

Festival “Europe-Asia”

April 5-7
The first Europe-Asia festival was held in 1993, and since then it has become an annual event. Currently, the festival is listed in all foreign music catalogs and enjoys well-deserved attention of Kazan citizens and guests of the capital.

Festival “White Lilac”

The festival “White Lilac”, conducted by the RT State Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Alexander Sladkovsky, is dedicated to Sergey Rachmaninov.
The composer twice visited Kazan with an inspection of musical institutions, was friends with Chaliapin. According to one version, the genus Rachmaninov has Tatar roots. These are the three reasons why the new festival was born in Kazan.
Thanks to the recommendation of pianist Denis Matsuev, the composer’s grandson, President of the Rachmaninoff Foundation Alexander Rachmaninov (1933 – 2012), who expressed his desire to become an honorary president of the festival and take an expert part in the repertoire policy of the orchestra, became an honored guest of the White Lilac.
The first festivals were attended by Denis Matsuev, Boris Berezovsky, Nikolai Lugansky, Frederic Kempf, Polina Osetinskaya, Ramzi Yassa, Sean Botkin, Andrey Korobeinikov, Vladimir Fedoseev, Daniele Rustioni.


Kazan International Muslim Film Festival is held in Kazan annually.
Films reflecting universal human spiritual and moral values and cultural traditions that carry the ideas of peacemaking, religious tolerance and humanism, regardless of the religion of the author, are selected in the festival program. The honorary guests of the festival were Catherine Deneuve, Isabelle Adjani, Carey Hiroyuki Tagawa, Armand Assante, Adrian Brody, Nikita Mikhalkov, Eldar Ryazanov and other famous personalities.

Nurievsky festival

The classical ballet festival in Kazan was founded in 1987 according to the model of the already existing Chaliapin Festival, held on the stage of the Tatar Academic State Opera and Ballet Theater named after M. Jalil since 1982
Since 1993, with the personal consent of the outstanding dancer of the 20th century Rudolf Nuriev, the Kazan ballet festival bears his name. In his interview, he said: “Kazan is a beautiful, very rich city. There is so much antiquity! You are just millionaires!
If you want to enjoy the classic Russian ballet, be sure to plan your visit to Kazan for this event!

Chaliapin Festival

Annually in February
Founded in 1982, the festival bears the name of the Russian opera and chamber singer Fedor Ivanovich Chaliapin, who was born in Kazan in 1873.
Being the birthplace of the greatest Russian singer, Kazan has been hosting guests and participants of one of the most representative Russian opera art festivals for several decades. The best Russian and foreign performers come to him. Traditionally, the festival program includes performances in which Fedor Chaliapin himself performed. The festival takes place for approximately ten days and ends with a gala concert with the participation of opera stars.
Among the participants of the festival are stars of the opera stage, vocalists and conductors. At different times in the performances and concerts of the festival participated: Irina Arkhipova, Bulat Minzhilkiev, Dmitry Hvorostovsky, Maria Bieshu, Irina Bogacheva, Lyubov Kazarnovskaya, Anatoly Kocherga, Olga Borodina, Sergey Leiferkus, Paata Burchuladze, Olga Guryakova, Khibla Gerzmava, Nikolai Puti Shagimuratova and other famous performers and conductors.
Either because Kazan is an avid fan of opera, or because visiting the opera is part of the compulsory program of the Kazan intelligentsia and the beau monde, however, buying tickets should take care in advance – for many years, Chaliapinsky the festival takes place at full house.

Ethno festival “Krutushka”

August 27
The first ethnic festival “Krutushka” on the picturesque banks of the Kazanka River took place in 2009. The uniqueness of this festival immediately became apparent, and information about it spread throughout all the regions of Russia along with the participants of the festival and its guests. The following years brought the festival new names and new music from the rich heritage of the peoples of Russia and the whole world.

Jazz in the estate of Sandetsky

«Jazz in the estate of Sandetsky” is an annual open-air summer music festival held in one of the most beautiful historical places of modern Kazan – the park of the State Museum of Fine Arts of the Republic of Tatarstan (formerly the estate of the Governor-General of Sandetsky) – since 2007.

The duration of the festival is two months (July-August), concerts are held weekly, on Thursdays.
The stylistics of the Kazan jazz forum is diverse: each concert evening is given to a certain musical direction – from the mainstream to the avant-garde. Since the opening, musicians representing the colors of Russian and foreign jazz culture have visited the festival with performances.
One of the main ideas of the festival is the combination of various types of arts. Continuation and organic addition of festival concerts are art exhibitions and photo expositions; all visitors have the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the magnificent collection of Russian and Western European art from the collection of the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, whose halls are open for visitors during the days of concerts until 21.00.


Flea market on the street. Tunchurina

A flea on Tinchurin is the “Netherlands” for those who like to smoke tr … antique objects. The gates to paradise are open only on Sundays from 8 a.m. until about 13:00. It will work both in snow and in rain. Yes, even if an earthquake of 9 points occurs there the day before, it will rise anyway. C is stability.

The observation belfry of the Epiphany Cathedral

When you will walk on the street. Bauman, be sure to climb to the observation deck of the bell tower. The bell tower itself is unique.
 This is the tallest old building in Kazan – 74 meters high. The observation deck opened in 2016 in an updated form
Address: st. Bauman, 78, cor. 2
Opening hours: from 10 – 19, lunch from 12 – 13

National complex “Tugan Avylym”

An interesting place for tourists, this is a whole complex from various institutions, ranging from cafes and restaurants, ending with museums and quests. By the way, about the quest – Vault 101 – one of the cool quests in Kazan, IMHO.
There is an unusual toy museum “Mishkin’s House”, where children can go, a cozy coffee shop “SHAB Lounge”. Sometimes various events and master classes are held here. And there is a pancake with a real wood stove. Want to try national cuisine? Then to you in the restaurant “Tugan Avylym”. In general, national color is provided to you at every corner.
Address: st. Tufana Minnullina 14/56, the complex “Tugan Avylym»

Blue Lake

This picturesque place is located near Kazan – 30 minutes by car from the center. Although I wrote about this place in an article about sights, it also fell into this collection. It is very unique and unusual. After all, this “monument” was created by nature, not by people. What is unusual? There are 2 main lakes located a couple of kilometers from each other – large and small. Both are surrounded by forest the water is clear, the depth of a small lake is 6 meters, large – 18 meters, due to blue clay the lake got its name. Water temperature all year round + 4 ° C … it’s terrible how cold. Better to drive your car. As a last resort, by taxi.

Pedestrian Bauman Street

This is the main party place not only for all tourists in Kazan, but also for street musicians, traveling artists and artists. Bauman Street has a length of two kilometers and begins at the Kazan Kremlin. By the way, if you come to Kazan on your own, you can settle right at the Kremlin walls. On Bauman Street, there are not only souvenir shops, cafes and restaurants, but also hotels with amazing views.

Monument to the Kazan cat

Today, 3 sculptures of this animal are installed in the historical homeland of Kazan Cat. The first one can be found near a lake in Zelenodolsky district near the Raifsky Bogoroditsky monastery, the second, to which tourists come annually as one of the iconic places of the city, is located at the intersection of Bauman Street with Musa Jalil Street. The third sculpture was installed at the entrance to the National Museum of Tatarstan.
Address: Russia, Republic of Tatarstan, Kazan, Bauman Street

Palace of Farmers

One of the controversial, but extremely spectacular modern sights of the center of Kazan is the Palace of Farmers, built in 2010. Panoramic views of the Palace and the embankment of the Kazanka River are popular with tourists from the northern wall of the Kazan Kremlin. The name is due to the fact that the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Tatarstan is located in the Palace of Farmers.
Be that as it may, the Palace of Farmers was built and attracts everyone’s attention with its huge size, but most importantly – the eclectic luxurious exterior of the Bozart style, a mixture of French Baroque and Italian Renaissance. Borrowed architectural elements of empire and classicism, as well as the shape of the building with a central dome and two symmetrical wings, remotely copy the Parisian Small Palace (Petit Palais) and the imperial Hofburg in Vienna.
At night, the Palace of Farmers is beautifully illuminated – this gives the building a mysterious appearance. A 20-meter bronze tree in the central part of the facade is illuminated by green lights imitating foliage.
Address: Fedoseevskaya St., 36, Kazan, Russia

Monument “Riddles of Shurale”

A sculptural composition based on the tales of the great folk poet Gabdulla Tukai was created. During the opening of the sculpture, it was said that the history of Kazan is full of legends, secrets and good tales, the creators of the sculpture are pleased to present the city and its inhabitants with the monument “The riddles of Shurale.” Moreover, the opening of the sculptural composition was timed to coincide with the celebration of the 125th anniversary of Gabdulla Tukay. Thus, the memory of whose tales has grown more than one generation is immortalized.
At the monument, a belief immediately appeared, to everyone who comes to him, he will give happiness and a good mood.
Address: Russia, Republic of Tatarstan, Kazan, Kamal Theater Square

Compass Monument

The compass monument is an original street sculpture located in the historical center, on the pedestrian Bauman street. It is extremely popular among tourists, as well as the townspeople themselves. Quite often couples make appointments here.
Address: Russia, Republic of Tatarstan, Kazan, Kavi Nadzhmi Street

Monument to the dragon Zilant

The winged serpent Zilant is a hero of the Tatar epic and a symbol of Kazan. According to legend, he lived here, on a mountain called Zilantova. It is believed that the dragon still lives in Lake Kaban, where he guards the treasures of Queen Suyumbike. According to another legend, telling about the foundation of Kazan, in ancient times many snakes lived in this place, and the serpent king – Zilant ruled them. The monster terrified all people and ruined the earth. Finally, a brave warrior-batyr was found, who called the snake for a duel. He killed Zilant, but he himself died in the fray. In memory of this, the image of a snake allegedly appeared on the Khan’s coat of arms. The image of Zilant was on the seal of the Kazan Khan, and then on the coat of arms of the Kazan province. Now the winged serpent in a golden crown is depicted on the city flag and coat of arms. There is Zilant in the images on the facades of houses, weathercocks, wrought iron fences and the like. Source – kuda-kazan.ru, the best events of Kazan.
Address: Kazan, Bauman street

Ferris Wheel “Around the World”

Ferris wheel Kazan has 36 booths. The capacity of each is up to 6 people. A feature of the wheel is the possibility of year-round operation, due to the fact that the cabins have an electric heater and it is quite comfortable to be in it in winter. For hot summer days, air conditioning is provided. Each cabin is decorated with symbols of 36 great cities of the world, for example Paris, Moscow, Rome, London.
Opening hours: daily, 9 a.m.–0 a.m.
Address: st. Fatykh Amirkhan, 1E, Kazan, Russia

The Millennium Bridge

Cable-stayed bridge; the highest bridge in Kazan. Crosses the Kazanka River, connecting Vishnevsky Street with Amirkhan Avenue and being part of the Lesser Kazan Ring.
The bridge owes its name to the millennium anniversary of Kazan, on the eve of which it was commissioned. The letter “M” realized in the pylon of the bridge also symbolizes the thousand-year history of the city due to the fact that it is the first in the word Millennium in Tatar (Meñyıllıq) and Latin (Millennium) languages. Many citizens call the bridge simply the Millennium.
Address: Str. Vishnevsky, Kazan, Russia

May 1 Square

May 1 Square is one of the oldest squares in the city of Kazan. Located almost in the most historical part, this small area has become the most visited tourist destination in Kazan. And this is understandable! From it begins the entrance to the holy of holies – the Kazan Kremlin. And it begins through the passage of the lower part of the southern tower of the Kremlin wall – Spasskaya.
On this square, in one of the historical buildings that previously belonged to the largest city Gostiny Dvor, the National Museum of Local Lore is located with a rich collection of historical, natural, ethnographic and other exhibits.
The central place of the square is occupied by the famous “visiting card” of the city – a monument to the author of the famous “Moabit notebooks” M. Jalil, who was a famous Tatar poet who died during the Great Patriotic War in German dungeons.
Address: May 1 square, Kazan city, Republic of Tatarstan, Russia

Anniversary Arch

The Jubilee Arch is an architectural building that is part of the ensemble of the Petrov Park. The construction was built in 1888 under the leadership of the architect Kotelov. The construction of the Jubilee Arch was dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Kazan Powder Plant. In honor of such a date, the text “1788 ЛТТ 1888” is highlighted on the front side. The architectural building is decorated in solemn triumphal forms of red and white shades, due to which it is called the Red Gate. Her front is decorated with embossed emblems – Catherine the Great and Alexander III. Visually, by extending the arch, it seems an alley (now Bogatyreva St.), which leads to the plant.
The Jubilee Arch is a place very often visited by tourists. She is considered the main symbol of the Kirov district of Kazan. By the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Tatarstan, the monument of architecture was given the status of a monument of history and culture of republican significance.
Address: Kazan, st. the 25th of October

Tukay Square

The central square of Kazan, named after the poet Gabdulla Tukay. The townspeople often referred to simply as the Ring.
Tukay Square is located on the main street of Pushkin, between the pedestrian streets of Bauman and St. Petersburg. The Ring is now also broadly referred to as the nameless site located north (historically commonly referred to as the Three Hills area) in front of the monument to Mullanur Vakhitov at the intersection of Pushkin Street with the streets of Profsoyuznaya, Nekrasova, Butlerova and Scherbakovsky Lane, and the intersection of Tverskets street in front of the square Ostrovsky.
Address: located in the center of Kazan between the pedestrian street of Petersburg and Bauman, passes through the automobile street of Pushkin.

Fountains on the Bulak River

Fountains hit at regular intervals along the entire length of the river, which stretches to the walls of the Kazan Kremlin. A jet of water is pushed upward under pressure and falls down, forming the likeness of a tulip flower. At night, the fountains are also highlighted with colorful lights and look especially beautiful from the promenade. The height of the jets reaches 10 meters, and they fly around 7 meters around its center. Each of the 22 fountains consists of 19 jets. The length of the fountain system from the first to the last is 1490 meters, the highway is 1730 meters. The fountain operates in dynamic, light-dynamic and stable modes. The Bulak River itself (from the Tatar “Bolak” is a small river) is a channel that connects the Kazanka River and Lake Lower Kaban. Water is supplied to fountains from natural reservoirs through special block-type pumps that pump 1,048 tons of water per hour. Source – kuda-kazan.ru, the best events of Kazan.
Address: Russia, Republic of Tatarstan, Kazan, Pravo-Bulachnaya street

Monument to the architects of the Kazan Kremlin

In order to perpetuate the memory of builders, architects, architects, the first President of the Republic of Tatarstan M.Sh. Shaimiev decided to erect a monument “The Architect of the Kazan Kremlin” in the center of the Kazan Kremlin. The architects are represented by collective images. Two figures – a Tatar court architect with a scroll drawing of the Khan’s palace and a Russian architect with a drawing of the Spasskaya tower. The pedestal is decorated with two ornament belts – in the lower part of the Tatar, in the upper – Russian, which symbolizes the sequence of cultural layers of buildings. According to the authors, this sculptural composition symbolizes the interpenetration and mutual enrichment of Russian and Tatar cultures. Source – kuda-kazan.ru, the best events in Kazan.
Working hours: around the clock
Address: Kazan, Kremlin, PO Box 522

Kazan Arena

Kazan Arena is a universal football stadium in the city of Kazan. One of the most capacious stadiums in Russia, designed for 45 379 people [1]. The home arena of the Kazan football club Rubin. The stadium of the highest fourth category of UEFA.
Opening hours: daily, 10: 00–19: 00
Address: Ave. Yamasheva, 115A, Kazan

Monument to the carriage of Catherine 2

The carriage of Catherine II. Kazan is a famous monument, which is located in the tourist center of the city. The carriage is a copy of the carriage on which the empress herself personally came to Kazan in 1767. But the original carriage can be seen in the National Museum of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Catherine made a trip along the Volga in the galley, sailing off from the Tver pier to get acquainted with the cities and villages that are located on its banks, and then went to Kazan. The city received her very hospitable, with a velvet path under her feet from the descent of the galley to the carriage itself, which Catherine was incredibly pleased.
Empress Catherine II was pleasantly surprised by the city, saying that only St. Petersburg could concede such beauty. Left delighted with the general impression, the Russian empress decided to leave the city with her personal crew – a luxury carriage.
WORK MODE: Around the clock.
Address: st. Bauman, 44-48, Kazan, Rep. Tatarstan

Waterpark «Riviera»

Fatykh Amirkhan, 1

Kazan “Riviera” – one of the largest water parks in the world. There are more than 50 attractions and entertainment (from children to the most extreme adults), a wave pool, an extensive relaxation area with a Turkish bath, a Finnish sauna, a solarium, several jacuzzis, a bar and lounge chairs.

Opening hours: Daily 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Discovery Ocean
  1. Mazita Gafuri, 46, Fun24, 1st floor

Kazan Aquarium is the first and only amusement park in the entire Volga region, demonstrating the underwater world, the life of fish and mammals in their usual habitat. More than 3000 species of rare fish, rays, fur seal, iguanas, penguins and even predators: sharks and crocodiles live here. About the eternal, present and beautiful swans will remind you, which, if desired, you can feed! In the oceanarium, you can meet a resident born in the 19th century – a 130-year-old giant land turtle. And, of course, you can take pictures and shoot in the aquarium is completely free!

Opening hours: Tue – Sun 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.; Mon – closed

Kazan State Circus

Millennium Square, 2

Kazan State Circus is the pride and decoration of the city and for more than a century it gives positive emotions to viewers of all age categories. His exquisite architectural design is embodied in the form of a space flying saucer, where performances and tours of famous world troupes are held regularly for guests of the city and residents of the capital of Tatarstan. The Kazan Circus schedule each month pleases viewers with a new show program featuring the best circus teams in the country. Famous trainers with predators and exotic animals, clowns and acrobats, jugglers, as well as masters of other circus genres come to Kazan.


Amusement park “Kyrlay”
  1. One-sided Grivki, 1A,

Park “Kyrlay” has more than 30 rides and entertainment venues. The park is conveniently located cafe where you will be offered an adult and children’s menu, within walking distance from the rides you can treat yourself and your child with cotton candy, popcorn and ice cream, buy toys and souvenirs, as well as take a picture for memory in specially equipped photo studios. And an innovative and easy-to-use payment and access system in the park, allows you to serve large streams of visitors and exclude queues for attractions.

Opening hours: Mon – Fri 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.; Sat-Sun 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Big Funny
  • Bauman 58
  • Break the dishes! 6+

(This is a place where you can smash plates and bottles against the wall, and no one will scold you for it! Get rid of tension and negative emotions! And, you can write on the dishes cherished desire and gain happiness. We guarantee the dream will come true! Each guest is given 1 ticket, 2 plates and 1 bottle.)

  • House Upside Down

(Imagine that the floor and ceiling in your house have changed places. Now the chandelier is right under your feet. A refrigerator, sofa, kitchen table, sink, bed and even dishes with a buffet hanging upside down over his head. Is this real or is it just me? Explore the most incredible house in the world and decide for yourself!)

  • Jailbreak 18+

(You’re in a cell in the most secure prison in the world. The guard hesitated for a moment. This is your only chance to escape! But escape will be very difficult. Ahead of the treacherous traps, secret rooms and torture. And the prisoners who bricked up in the walls alive! You will find a real test of courage and bravery. Try to break free to breathe the air of freedom!)

  • Bauman 35
  • Ball Pull

(Imagine that you can dive into the pool right in your clothes and get up dry! Almost half a million balls in a dry pool! So, even those who can’t do it can swim here! Sway on the swing! Jump with a bungee! Arrange a fun battle on knock sticks! Come off in full! In the dry pool, fun and perfectly safe!)

  • Mirror maze

(The intricate corridors of the “Mirror labyrinth” are the realm of light illusions, “endless” rooms and optical traps. If you hear a voice nearby, it doesn’t mean you can touch it. Strange music. Charming lighting. Feel like Alice in the looking glass!)

  • Petting zoo

(The colorful parrots will fly on your shoulder, and the raccoon will take a NAP on his knees. The inhabitants of the world’s kindest zoo waiting to be stroked and caressed. No cages or bars! Bring the kids, bring your friends! Enjoy the atmosphere of trust and friendship between people and animals!)

  • The maze of fear 12+

(Step into a frightening network of corridors and nooks and crannies of the “Labyrinth of fear”. At every step you lurk terrible traps. Blood-curdling sounds. Mysterious lights. Terrible darkness of dungeons and catacombs. This is the atmosphere of a real horror movie! Everything you are most afraid of will come to life in an ominous “Labyrinth of fear”. Challenge your courage!)

  • Believe or not

(Want to see the moth man, the biggest ice cream on the planet, the Chupacabra and the city of Mars? The rarest, shocking, unusual and amazing exhibits from more than 80 countries of the world can be found in this museum. You will marvel at how many incredible secrets and mysteries around us. Take the chance to learn more about our planet!)

  • Bauman 17
  • The Giant’s House

(Just imagine – a huge giant immediately went on business, and you were in his home. Alarm clock taller than a man. A Cup in which to swim across the ocean. Chairs that can only be climbed by stairs. Bedroom Slippers the size of a car. Take pictures of amazing exhibits to prove to everyone – giants really exist!)

  • A maze of tape

(Bright colorful ribbons go to infinity. It’s like you’re inside a giant kaleidoscope! There are no rooms and turns that will tell you how to get out. But optical illusions lie in wait at every step. Trust your intuition – only it will lead you to the exit!)

  • Illusion Museum

Jump on the roofs of skyscrapers! Escape from the invasion of bloodthirsty zombies! Race on a fantastic track on a steep motorcycle! How is that possible? The best contemporary artists hand painted the walls of the Museum of illusions with stunning 3d paintings! They literally come alive! You are not a spectator, but a full participant of the events! Romance, fantasy, adventure – from the plot scenes breathtaking! Most importantly, do not forget to be photographed!

Kazan Zoobotanic Garden

St. Hadi Taktash 112

One of the oldest zoo-botanical gardens founded by Karl Fedorovich Fuchs in 1806. It is located on the shore of Lake Kaban, palm trees grow in the garden greenhouse (their age is more than 170 years). Zoobootsad performs the most important functions of nature conservation, conducts research and educates. Its main tasks are the preservation of the gene pool of flora and fauna and the multiplication of rare animal species. Today, Kazan zoo-botanical garden is a favorite resting place for citizens and guests of the city. Here you can have a pleasant and useful time, visit the zoo, ride horses and ponies. In addition, the zoo regularly conducts entertainment programs and intellectual adventure games. Among the inhabitants of the zoo here you can find reptiles, birds and mammals. And for the youngest guests on the territory of the zoo, a contact zoo “Lukomorye” was recently opened.

Kazan Dolphinarium
  1. Decembrists, 1

A visit to the dolphinarium is a good reason to return to a happy childhood and get a charge of optimism. Presenting for them is a fun game in which they enjoy participating. And the audience admire their graceful jumps and dances. With dolphins you can take pictures and even swim!

Children’s City KidSpace

Ave. Yamasheva, d. 115a, Kazan Arena stadium, sector C, entrance 58

KidSpace is the only unique “play and learn” format in Tatarstan, thanks to which children aged 4 to 14 can get useful knowledge of more than sixty real adult professions. In this case, everything happens in the process of an exciting game, from which it is impossible to break away. At 25 sites in the city of children, children can feel like lifeguards, florists, vendors, policemen, scientists, auto mechanics and in the form of a game to acquire important knowledge, for example, in the field of first aid.

FUN24 – Entertainment Center
  1. Mazita Gafuri, 46

FUN24 is a project that combines a huge leisure space with a wide range of entertainment services. In one place, more than 30 indoor-entertainment, such as: Bowling; Bull Rodeo; Autodrome; Lasertag Q-zar 2 levels; Air hockey; Billiards; 5D attraction; SonyPlaystation; Rollerdrom; Segway and Electroskate; Tyr; Table tennis; Darts; Basketball; Children’s room, Kickers, Monkeys, Mirror and Laser Maze and much more … Big Bowling Cafe; Fast food; Species restaurant and terrace; Open bars in different concepts; Karaoke bar “Hush and Hush”  By paying an entrance ticket, you can enjoy all the rides completely free from morning till dawn!

  1. H. Mavlyutova, 45; TRC City Center, 3rd floor

Entertaining – cognitive family center, allowing to plunge into the extraordinary world of science and understand the nature of the origin of various phenomena of the surrounding world. For adults and children!


Kazan is in a zone of temperate continental climate,  In late March – early April, the weather is set with a steady positive temperature. The warmest month is July with an average daily temperature of + 20.2 ° C. Summer is quite hot with lots of sunny days.  late October – early November, winter is moderately cold. January month temperature of -10.4 ° C.