Streets of old Tsaritsyn

Tour type: hike
Language: Russian / English
Duration: 1-1,5 hours
Limitations: none
Included: guide service
Not included: food / drinks, souvenirs, tips

If you are interested in our city, you may have heard that our city had three names. Tsaritsyn founded at the end of the XVI century, in the early years of the USSR renamed into Stalingrad, and in the second half of the XX century known as Volgograd. Everyone knows about the heroic past of our city during the Second World War, when city destroyed in the fire of the Battle of Stalingrad. Therefore, you can imagine the value of the survived witnesses of the pre-revolutionary history of Imperial Russia. During our tour, you will see the buildings of Tsaritsyn, which is will not found on the way of tourists, because they hidden from view in the depths of modern neighborhoods, because the direction of the streets of destroyed Stalingrad and modern Volgograd rarely coincided. Besides, you will hear stories about the lives of people who inhabited Russian Chicago, as Tsaritsyn called some contemporaries.