Penza is a city in western Russia. Its central Fountain Square has a musical fountain, a mosaic and a stage. Belinsky Park offers a ropes course and a range of children’s rides. Penza Zoo is home to bears, lions, birds and primates. Nearby, the Penza Folk Museum explores folklore and contemporary folk art, including wood carvings and ceramics. The Museum of One Painting displays one famous Russian artwork at a time.