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Peter and Paul Fortress

156 locals recommend ·
About this place
Петропа́вловская кре́пость — крепость в Санкт-Петербурге, расположенная на Заячьем острове, историческое ядро города. Была заложена 16 (27) мая 1703 года по совместному плану Петра I и французского инженера Жозефа Ламбера де Герена: 6 бастионов, соединённых куртинами, 2 равелина, кронверк.
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Anastasia
Anastasia
July 25, 2018
Fortress with wonderful river view
Irina
Irina
August 28, 2019
Peter and Paul Fortress marks the very spot St. Petersburg was founded. It was here, Tsar Peter erected a small wooden hut in 1703 AD and oversaw the construction of the mighty fortress. The bell tower of the Peter and Paul Cathedral. Peter and Paul Fortress also played the most crucial role during…
Лев
Лев
June 23, 2018
Huge and intersesting building with some museums. Very beautiful views and spots for photo.
Anna
Anna
September 12, 2018
the main historical place in Saint-Peterstburg
Timur
Timur
July 23, 2018
The city was started from here. A fortress founded in 1703. Each day in the midday you will hear a shot from historical gun , if you leave in nearest 5km. Cool views from an embankment side. Exquisite church, an oldest in the city. An excursion by bastions costs its price.
Location
Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg 197046
Phone+7 812 230-64-31
Hours of Operation statusClosed now
Credit Cards
Yes
Wifi
Free
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