This article discusses the features of the artistic space in the poetic collection “Evening” by A. Akhmatova. The following types of spaces are distinguished: distant and near, open and external, internal and closed, horizontal and vertical, static and dynamic, as well as real. The emphasis is placed on the metaphorical space and space, correlated with time, highlighted such an important component as the border (physical or psychological). The article concludes that the collection “Evening” has an internal unity (motives, themes, rhymes, means of expression, etc.), which indicates the complex spatial organization of the collection.