The name of the store, “Всякая всячина” (“vsyakaya vsyachina”) translates, literally, as “all sorts of all”. “Odds ‘n’ Ends” is a close English alternative. Set up by Valisi Garkotin, a publisher and a museum keeper, and managed by his daughter.
Ulitsa Naberezhnaya 119, a few steps from the central square, or from the Spolokhi hotel, Naberezhnaya 30. Tel. +7 (815-33)92453.
They sell souvenirs, from standard mugs and refrigerator magnets, to serious art from wood and stone. Photos, books, travel brochures, some in English, Suomi, and Norwegian. Some antiques. Lots of Soviet era items.