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The Republic of Cats Cultural and Museum Complex

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Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Cats Republic is a part of Cats Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia. This is an authentic place, one of a kind in the country. This place combines a little cozy café, a small club, a souvenir shop (all items are cat-related), and a "cat therapy" hall...more
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Yakubovicha St., 10, St. Petersburg 190000, Russia
+7 812 312-04-87
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We planned this as part of our 2 day tour of SPB as I thought it would make my kids happy and give us all a kitty fix after being far away from ours for over a week. It did not disappoint! There were quite...More

Thank andib513
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We saw this place while walking past it and decided to go in, thinking it was just a museum related to cats. Inside was a pleasant cat-themed coffee shop, and then we were informed that there are cats to interact with inside. There were many...More

Thank Elena K
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I had read a review and wanted to see this place when we visited St. Petersburg on the Holland America Cruise. Loved the door to the cat rooms. You go in a small cupboard and say Meow three times and then the other door opens...More

Thank ab35514
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This was a rather weird but fun experience! We didn’t find the staff when we arrived particularly friendly or helpful but admittedly our Russian is very poor and they had probably had a long day and couldn’t be bothered trying to explain that you had...More

Thank Redbelle2918
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Very nice atmosphere to spend a moment of relaxation, the girls very attentive, good decoration in the cafe and then a good prior procedure to visit the cats. Nikita with a lot of patience and good English, took the time to introduce me to each...More

Thank ursuladcp
Reviewed 30 September 2017

My spouse and I love cats, and this place was wonderful to visit. For 500 Rubles each we got to spend an hour at the cat museum (and this includes a drink, like juice, tea or coffee). The cat museum is a like a great...More

Thank ProudMaritimer6
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

It is fantastic!everyone who loves cats should go!there are at least 26 cats!we would go again and again!!we recommend it!!

Thank Georgegreece1
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place to visit and the staff were really informative about the felines in resindence. A passionate operation and we had a thoroughly good time. Whoops can't remember names but an English speaking girl told us all about the cats, their origin and...More

Thank Taunch68
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Was having a stroll and found this cats' cafe tucked away in a quiet corner of the street. There was a cute cat statue in front of the cafe. Recommended to cats lovers!

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We booked an hour at the Republic of Cats and enjoyed every minute of it. There are quite a few cats--all different breeds and colors, and several "retirees" from the Hermitage. The staff were very knowledgeable and spoke English. As my friend and I are...More

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