20/12/2018
Christmas traditions in Russia webinar 20th Dec with Larisa Vasilenkova
In the end of the year you have a chance to learn more about the Christmas traditions in Russia. The Derzhavin Institute is happy to provide you with a new webinar with our teacher Larisa Vasilenkova.
20/11/2018
Black Friday
-25% with bookings on November 23 only
13/11/2018
FREE Webinar
"Verbs of motion without prefixes" with Tatjana Esmantova November 21, 20:30

ACTIVITÉS ET LOISIRS

Le hall de loisirs de l`École de Langue russe est l`endroit pour se détendre entre les classes et en parlant russe, buvant du thé ou du café dans une atmosphère sympathique et confortable avec les étudiants du monde entier.
Le programme social hebdomadaire offert pour les étudiants de la langue russe à l`Institut Derzhavin, a quelque chose pour tous les étudiants de tous les âges. Le premier jour de classes, les étudiants reçoivent un classeur informationnel incluant une liste d`activités sociales pour la prochaine semaine avec les dates et les prix, s`il en est tels. Ces activités sociales incluent des visites aux musées, les tours dans et autour de Saint-Pétersbourg, partis, promenades et voyages de théâtre. En prenant les étudiants de la classe, ces activités leur permettent de pratiquer la langue russe dans les paramètres sociaux et les situations de vie réelles et gagner une compréhension détaillée de langue russe par les traditions culturelles. Sur cette page, il y a une vue d`ensemble brève des sites les plus attrayants dans et de l`encerclement St.-Petersburg pour tous ceux qui projettent d`étudier la langue russe à Saint-Pétersbourg ou juste arriver ici comme un touriste (voir la liste à gauche).
Certaines des activités régulières telles que la Leçon de Chanson russe, la Leçon D`art Folklorique russe et les projections de Film russes sont offertes gratuitement.
Tous les samedis nos étudiants jouent le football. Nous organisons des jeux de pratique et des matches avec les équipes des autres universités russes. Rejoignez notre équipe Derzhavin internationale !
En outre, il y a toujours quelque chose à voir à Saint-Pétersbourg et nous essayons de garder les étudiants à l`Institut Derzhavin informés de tous les événements à Saint-Pétersbourg donc ils peuvent les apprécier. Si vous voudriez rejoindre notre programme, envoyez-nous e-mail s`il vous plaît.
Trouvez s`il vous plaît au-dessous de notre programme social pour cette semaine. Si vous voulez rejoindre n`importe laquelle des activités, s`il vous plaît l`e-mail nous à social@derzhavin.com

Week 5 - 10 November

Week 12 - 17 November

Week 19 - 24 November

Week 26 November - 1 December

Week 5 - 10 November

Orientation Walk

Monday 5th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Craft Lesson

Tuesday 6th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

The State Hermitage Museum

 Wednesday 7th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

We invite you to our Orientation Walk that is held every Monday.During this tour our guide will show you the banks, supermarkets, shops and cafes. We will help you to buy the metro card or metro coins and Russian SIM cards in case of necessity.

Price: Free

During this lesson we will paint Russian wooden boards and spoons, listen to some Russian national songs and of course the lesson will be held in Russian, so you will have a chance to improve your language skills.

Price: Free

The Hermitage is the biggest museum in St. Petersburg and in Russia. The collection contains more than 3 million exhibits. During this tour you will see the works of such famous artists as Leonardo Da Vinci, Raphael, Rembrandt, etc. and you will have a chance to enjoy the splendor of the state rooms of the former residence of Russian emperors and empresses - the Winter palace.

Price: 400 Rub

The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

Thursday 8th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Museum of Soviet arcade machines

Friday 9th November
Meeting point: 16.00 Konuyshennaya square, 2B

Tsarskoye Selo, Catherine’s Palace and Amber room

Saturday 10th November
Meeting point: 10.15 Moskovskaya metro station (if more than 10 people – a private bus)

The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood is one of the main sights of Saint Petersburg. This church was built on the site where Emperor Alexander II was fatally wounded by terrorists in March 1881. Now this cathedral is one of brightest examples of the mosaic art in the world.

 Price: 500 Rub

We will visit the museum where Soviet arcade machines are displayed. We will have a chance to play on them and observe the other objects and attributes of the Soviet life.

Price: 350 Rub

Catherine’s palace and park in the Tsar’s village present one of the great examples of world-ranking architecture and garden-and-park design. A whole constellation of outstanding architects, sculptors and painters made the ideas of their crowned clients a reality creating this architectural ensemble. During the tour we will visit the legendary Amber room to admire the beauty of sunny Amber stone and learn about mysterious facts connected with the history of this famous room.

Price: 2000 Rub

Week 12 - 17 November

Orientation Walk

Monday 12th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Reading Russian press

Tuesday 13th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

The General Staff building (The Hermitage-2). Impressionists and Post-Impressionists

Wednesday 14th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

We invite you to our Orientation Walk that is held every Monday.

During this tour our guide will show you the banks, supermarkets, shops and cafes.

We will help you to buy the metro card or metro coins and Russian SIM cards in case of necessity.

Price: Free

We read the articles from the Russian newspapers and discuss them.

Price: Free

During the excursion we learn about the history of the General Staff building and see the works of Monet, Renoir, Van Gogh, Matisse. We will have a possibility to have a look at the pictures of the famous Russian artist Kandinsky.

Price: 400 Rub

 

Peter & Paul Fortress


Thursday 15th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Cooking Class Cooking Class “Borsh”

Friday 16th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Gatchina

Saturday 17th November
Meeting point: 10.30 Moskovskaya metro station

The Fortress was founded by the Russian emperor Peter the Great in 1703. During the tour we will walk around the territory of the fortress and we will also visit Peter & Paul Cathedral that is a burial place for the Russian tsars.

Price: 700 Rub

We will cook and taste the most popular Russian dish – borsh. All our cooking lessons are held in the cozy atmosphere and of course we will have a chance to speak Russian.

Price: 600 Rub

 

The Gatchina Palace was bought by Catherine to give it to her son Grand Duke Pavel Petrovich, the future Tsar Paul I. The Palace built from 1766 to 1781 combines classical architecture and themes of a medieval castle with ornate interiors typical of Russian classicism. The Gatchina Palace became one of the favourite residences of the Russian Imperial Family. During the tour we are also going to have a look at the Gatchina park and take pictures of the other very picturesque sight – the Priory Palace.

Price: 2000 Rub

Week 19 - 24 November

Orientation Walk

Monday 19th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Russian movie lesson

Tuesday 20th November 

Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

The State Hermitage Museum

 Wednesday 21st November

Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

We invite you to our Orientation Walk that is held every Monday.

During this tour our guide will show you the banks, supermarkets, shops and cafes.

We will help you to buy the metro card or metro coins and Russian SIM cards in case of necessity

 

Price: Free

We will watch Russian movie in the hall and enjoy eating popcorn.

Price: Free

This museum is one of the biggest in St. Petersburg and in Russia. The collection consists of more than 3 million exhibits. In this tour you will see the works of such famous artists as Leonardo Da Vinci, Raphael, Rembrandt, etc. The tour will take us 2 hours and we hope that you will enjoy it.

Price: 400 Rub

Cruiser Aurora

 Thursday 22nd   November 
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Russian Vodka Museum

Friday 23d November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Peterhof

Saturday 24th November   

Meeting point: 10.30 Avtovo metro station (if more than 10 people – a private bus)

We will visit the legendary cruiser. It participated in the Russian-Japanese War. In 1917 the Aurora's crew took an active part in the February and November revolutionary activities. And we will see the gun that gave a signal for the storming of the Winter palace.


Price: 600 Rub

 

We will learn some facts about history of the Russian vodka and will taste 3 kinds of Russian vodka and 3 kinds of Russian snacks.

Price: 900 Rub 

Peterhof is one of the most beautiful residences of Russian emperors. After 200 years of serving as a summer residence of the emperors, Peterhof is inextricably connected with the Russian history. The seaside paradise was built as a grandiose triumphal memorial glorifying the grandeur of Russia, in conquering the much needed and desired access to the Baltic Sea during the Northern War.

Price: 2000 Rub (min - 4 people)

Week 26 November - 1 December

Orientation Walk

Monday 26th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Lection on Russian language and culture

 

 Tuesday 27th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Historical park-museum “My Russia-my history”, exposition “the Romanovs”

Wednesday 28th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

We invite you to our Orientation Walk that is held every Monday. During this tour our guide will show you the banks, supermarkets, shops and cafes. We will help you to buy the metro card or metro coins and Russian SIM cards in case of necessity.

Price: Free

We learn new facts about Russian language and culture and train our Russian language skills.

Price: Free

One of the new museums in St-Petersburg offers its visitors to learn Russian history. Between three expositions we picked up the Romanovs. The famous Russian dynasty ruled country for more than 3 centuries and gave to the world a lot of exceptional personalities.

Price: 700 Rub

 

St. Isaac’s Cathedral

Thursday 29th November 
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

"Gatherings" on the new Holland island

Friday 30th November
Meeting point: 15.30 Institute Hall

Vyborg

Saturday 1st December

Meeting point: 07.40 Finland railway station

The Cathedral was constructed by the French architect Auguste Montferrand. The building took 40 years (1818-1858). During the tour we will admire the beautiful interiors and learn more about the architectural particularities of this colossal building.

Price: 600 Rub

We will learn how young people hang out in St. Petersburg, we visit a bar, a cafe or a time-café in this art-area for you to have a chance to spend time in the informal and very cozy atmosphere.

Price depends on your order.

Vyborg is different from other Russian cities and towns. During the tour we will plunge into the atmosphere of the Middle Ages: we will visit the Vyborg Castle, see the knight's hall and we will be able to try on knightly clothes, and the lunch will take place in a real medieval tower.

Price: 2500 Rub