Old Nizhny Legends/ Nizhny at evening
You will get acquainted with the legends of the historic part of the city keeping many secrets and mysterious events during the first part of the excursion. Walking along the paths of Zapochainye, where the complexes of buildings and quarters have been preserved from the old times, you will learn many interesting stories of the period of the XVI-XIX centuries. There is almost half of all sights of the city recognized as the cultural heritage sites located, including the Olisov‘s chambers and the burgomaster Pushnikov’s chambers.
Along the way you can visit the Gorky Childhood Museum «Domik Kashirina», «Life handicraft museum «Ilyinka 42 A»» and the Dobrolyubov’s memorial estate.
The best place to admire the view of Nizhniy at evening and Strelka at sunset in lights of the stadium «Nizhny Novgorod» is Fedorovskogo embankment, near the Jules Verne monument, the bridge connecting two hills and the Maxim Gorky monument.