n the Lenin Street tourists can see a beautiful architecture of 18th century buildings. It is one of the oldest street in Irkutsk. An important part of Lenin Street is Kirov’s Square. It is a nice place to have a rest after walk. Sometimes on weekends, citizens and city guests can see exhibitions or perfomances there.
Moreover, there you will find Tourist Information Center – a special place for international guests. There you can buy maps, souvenirs, ask questions and take advices from English speaking staff. Kirov’s Square located very close to Lower Embankment, so you can continue your walk to see more Irkutsk attractions. As you can see on the map, Lenin Street is not big. It will take 20 minutes to go from 130 Kvartal to the Lower Embankment by foot.