In the article, examples of Russian architectural classicism, preserved in Saratov to the present day, are considered. Particular attention is paid to the mansion MA. Ustinov, which now houses the Saratov Regional Museum.
The article covers the history of the development of theatrical art in Saratov: from its origins to the present. The theaters of Saratov are listed, prominent theatrical figures are mentioned. Attention is drawn to the fact that the year 2019 is declared the Year of the Theater in Russia.