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Festive St. Petersburg.19.12.2019

Festive St. Petersburg.
St. Petersburg is ready for the meeting of Merry Christmas and New Year 2020.

Peterhof fountains02.10.2019

Peterhof fountains
Peterhof fountains end the season in October.

Navy Day.28.07.2019

Navy Day in Saint-Petersburg
The naval parade in St. Petersburg.

Festival "Scarlet Sails"24.06.2019

Scarlet sails in Saint-Petersburg
The annual festival of school graduates "Scarlet Sails" was held in St. Petersburg.

Victory Day09.05.2019

Victory Day in St Petersburg
May 9, 2019 St. Petersburg celebrated Victory Day over fascism.

Fireworks in honor of Defender of the Fatherland Day.23.02.2019

Fireworks in St. Petersburg.
Residents and guests of the northern capital watched festive fireworks.

Сomplete breakdown of the fascist siege of Leningrad!27.01.2019

fascist siege of Leningrad
January 27, 1944 - complete breakdown of the fascist siege of Leningrad (St. Petersburg). The siege of the city lasted for 3 years, from September 8, 1941 to January 27, 1944. The city celebrated this day with a victorious salute and military parade on Palace Square.

Navy Day in Saint-Petersburg.29.07.2018

Tours of St. Petersburg - Russia
Russian President greeted the crews of 12 ships participating in the Main Naval Parade.

A chapel built of automobile tires in St. Petersburg.20.07.2018

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Near the Manezh building, an unusual art installation Recycle Chapel appeared.

Cardboard copy of a fan at the 2018 World Cup in St. Peterburg.18.06.2018

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Mexican fans brought a cardboard copy of their friend to St. Petersburg.

Celebration "Scarlet Sails" in St. Petersburg.21.06.2017

Celebration "Scarlet Sails" in St. Petersburg.
Celebration of school graduates will be held on June 22, 2017.

Exhibition of Selvador Dali.09.06.2017

Selvador Dali
The largest exhibition in St. Petersburg is taking place. Masterpieces of painting and graphics by Selvador Dali.

The Alexandrinsky Theater of St. Petersburg.19.05.2017

the ballet Swan Lake
The Alexandrinsky Theater is one of the oldest drama theaters in Russia.

Victory Day in Peterhof.09.05.2017

Victory Day in Peterhof 09.05.2017.
Today St. Petersburg and its suburbs celebrate Victory Day over the Fascists.

Confederations Cup 2017 - Russia.08.05.2017

Confederations Cup 2017
The Cup of Confederations 2017 will be held from June 17 to July 2.

The summer navigation season was opened in St. Petersburg.02.05.2017

cruise ship Viking Sky
The newest cruise ship Viking Sky arrived to the passenger port of St. Petersburg.

Day of the Hermitage cat.02.05.2017

Hermitage Cat
May 13 and 14 "The Day of the Hermitage Cat" will be held in St. Petersburg.

St. Petersburg celebrated the spring and labor festival.02.05.2017

day of spring and labor
May 1 is the day of spring and labor.

Easter services in the churches of St. Petersburg.19.04.2017

Easter services in St. Petersburg.
On Sunday, April 16, Orthodox residents of St. Petersburg celebrated the holy Easter.

The fountain near the Kazan Cathedral began to play under the snow.14.04.2017

Kazan Cathedral
In the morning of April 13, residents of St. Petersburg were surprised. Under the snowfall, the fountain opposite the Kazan Cathedral began to play.

St. Petersburg is the leader of the popularity rating among Russians.23.03.2017

St. Petersburg is the leader of the popularity rating among Russians.
The number of tourists who visited St. Petersburg in the past year amounted to 6.5 million people.

A new museum in Pushkin city.15.03.2017

Imperial Arsenal
In 2016 in Pushkin town one more historical place has been restored and opened for visitors. This is the Imperial Arsenal.

Exhibition of Dutch tulips.11.03.2017

Tulips

In the Botanical Garden of St. Petersburg, an exhibition of Dutch tulips is held.

International Women's Day.08.03.2017

International Women
On March 8, St. Petersburg celebrated the women's day.

Shrovetide in St. Petersburg.01.03.2017

Shrovetide in St. Petersburg.
Farewell to winter - Shrovetide lasted in St. Petersburg for a week.

Defender of the Fatherland Day.23.02.2017

Defender of the Fatherland Day.
February 23 St. Petersburg celebrates the Day of Defender of the Fatherland.

The exhibition of Islamic art in the Hermitage.18.02.2017

The exhibition of Islamic art in the Hermitage.
Unique exhibition of Islamic art was opened in the State Hermitage Museum of St. Petersburg.

The exhibition of the photographer Dean West in Erarta.15.02.2017

The exhibition of the photographer Dean West in Erarta.
From February 17 to May 21 the exhibition of eminent Australian photographer Dean West will be held at the St. Petersburg Museum of Modern Art "Erarta".

In St. Petersburg 50 new stops.09.02.2017

In St. Petersburg 50 new stops.
In St. Petersburg, an additional 50 new stops will be installed.

Plastic cards will be accepted for payment on St. Petersburg buses.31.01.2017

Plastic cards will be accepted for payment on St. Petersburg buses.
Soon the possibility of fare payment by bank cards will be organized on all public buses.

Liberation of Leningrad from the blockade.27.01.2017

Liberation of Leningrad from the blockade.
St. Petersburg is celebrating the liberation of Leningrad from the blockade on 27 January.

Excursions in complete darkness.26.01.2017

Excursions in complete darkness.
In St. Petersburg a new space is opened, telling about the life in the darkness.        

Christmas trees of St. Petersburg can be given for the benefit of homeless animals.19.01.2017

Christmas trees of St. Petersburg can be given for the benefit of homeless animals.
The trees will be recycled as the flinders and sent to animal shelters.

The Hermitage cats opened their gallery in St. Petersburg.12.01.2017

The Hermitage cats opened their gallery in St. Petersburg.
Photographer Yuri Molodkovets is author of "The Hermitage cats" project. Four-legged models were photographed on weekends of the museum.

A new museum of the blockade will be on the Smolny embankment.10.01.2017

A new museum of the blockade will be on the Smolny embankment.
St. Petersburg Government approved the location for the construction of the museum.

The festivities in honor of Christmas.07.01.2017

The festivities in honor of Christmas.
At noon on January 7 the citizens and guests of St. Petersburg gathered on the Cathedral Square of the Peter and Paul Fortress to celebrate Christmas.

The procession for the Orthodox abstainers in St. Petersburg.02.01.2017

The procession for the Orthodox abstainers in St. Petersburg.
January 1, 2017 at 12.00 the traditional procession of Orthodox abstainers of St. Petersburg was held.

Restoration of the Gatchina Palace.01.01.2017

Restoration of the Gatchina Palace.
Museum-Reserve "Gatchina" completed another large-scale reconstruction in the year of the 250th anniversary.

The Christmas trees of St. Petersburg were updated for the first time in 10 years.18.12.2016

The Christmas trees of St. Petersburg were updated for the first time in 10 years.
St. Petersburg will celebrate the New Year with new Christmas trees and photo zones.

In St. Petersburg a communal apartment turned into a museum.16.12.2016

In St. Petersburg a communal apartment turned into a museum.
The exhibition of communal life of Leningrad was organized in a communal apartment, where several families lived until the mid 90s.      

The largest malachite in the world in St. Petersburg.04.12.2016

The largest malachite in the world in St. Petersburg.
Museum of the Mining University in St. Petersburg was opened after one and a half years of reconstruction.  

Angel of Petrikirche was restored in October 31.01.11.2016

Angel of Petrikirche was restored in October 31.
Lutheran church in St. Petersburg celebrated the opening of the restored angel on the cornice.

The Hermitage of St. Petersburg has opened an exhibition of the world famous Belgian artist.22.10.2016

The Hermitage of St. Petersburg has opened an exhibition of the world famous Belgian artist.
Jan Fabre has frightened visitors to the Hermitage with stuffed animals.

An unusual gift for Putin's birthday will be prepared in St. Petersburg.06.10.2016

An unusual gift for Putin
Present for the Russian president.      

Festival of "green" technologies in St. Petersburg.27.09.2016

Festival of "green" technologies in St. Petersburg.
Festival of "green" technologies GREENDAY will be held in October 1.

World Day without a car in St. Petersburg.22.09.2016

World Day without a car in St. Petersburg.
Petersburg joined the European Mobility Week.

The festival at the open air "Music on the Neva River" will be held in St. Petersburg.14.09.2016

The festival at the open air "Music on the Neva River" will be held in St. Petersburg.
This holiday is waiting for lovers of classical music on September 17. On Saturday at noon, "Music on the Neva" will sound. Classical music will sound for more than nine hours in various city squares. Admission to all events of the music festival - free.

Celebration of Peterhof fountains.07.09.2016

Celebration of Peterhof fountains.
Show "Soviet Hollywood" will be shown in Peterhof for autumn celebration of the fountains.

Vermeer in the Hermitage museum.27.08.2016

Vermeer in the Hermitage museum.
Painting by Vermeer "Geographer" was brought to the Hermitage in St. Petersburg.

Repair of the Fontanka River will be completed ahead of schedule.26.08.2016

Repair of the Fontanka River will be completed ahead of schedule.
In St. Petersburg, overhaul of walls of Fontanka River was launched.

Environmental campaign "Plug Me In".16.08.2016

Environmental campaign "Plug Me In".
Dutchman Wiebe Vokker went to tour around the world on the vehicle and no money. August 15, he was accepted at the Polytechnic University of St. Petersburg.      

Free performances in St. Petersburg.06.08.2016

Free performances in St. Petersburg.
Petersburg Theaters will give free performances on the "Book alleys" Theatrical action can be seen on Saturdays in August.      

Sir Cat Philemon from Vyborg town.31.07.2016

Sir Cat Philemon from Vyborg town.
Sir Cat Philemon from Vyborg Castle will have a hare press secretary. Toy-blogger has already met with the inhabitant of the medieval castle.

Petersburger turns road concrete spheres into Pokemons.26.07.2016

Petersburger turns road concrete spheres into Pokemons.
Petersburger Igor Kurkov painted dull concrete road hemispheres, turning them into an object of street art.

Double rainbow.13.07.2016

Double rainbow.
July 12 residents of the northern capital observed an unusual natural phenomenon - a double rainbow.

The highest building in Europe.05.07.2016

The highest building in Europe.
When completed, the height skyscraper will be 462 meters.

Parade of English bulldogs.04.07.2016

Parade of English bulldogs.
July 3 Bulldogs were brought to the parade on the Avenue of floating umbrellas in St. Petersburg.

River carnival in St. Petersburg.03.07.2016

River carnival in St. Petersburg.
July 3 River carnival will be held.

Festival of extreme sports.27.06.2016

Festival of extreme sports.
On Monday, June 27 festival of extreme sports and youth subcultures is organized at the Palace Square in St. Petersburg.

5 gray seals were released.17.06.2016

5 gray seals were released.
Rehabilitation Center of pinnipeds released five seals in the Gulf of Finland.

Mikhailovsky Garden in Saint Petersburg.12.06.2016

Mikhailovsky Garden in Saint Petersburg.
Mikhailovsky Garden in Saint Petersburg was closed because of strong winds.

June 5, a resident of St. Petersburg made a snowman on Northern Avenue.06.06.2016

June 5, a resident of St. Petersburg made a snowman on Northern Avenue.
A resident of the northern capital used hail for modeling of the snowman.

June 1, Children's Day in St. Petersburg.01.06.2016

June 1, Children
Schedule of events on the Children's Day:

In St. Petersburg, May 28 XX International Festival "Salt Town - City of Masters" is opened.28.05.2016

In St. Petersburg, May 28 XX International Festival "Salt Town - City of Masters" is opened.
Petersburgers will be trained in forging, molding and painting.

The City Day.26.05.2016

The City Day.
In St. Petersburg a great show will be organized in honor of the City Day.

The grand opening of the fountains in Peterhof.22.05.2016

The grand opening of the fountains in Peterhof.
May 21, opening ceremony of the fountain season was held in Peterhof.  

Savior on Spilled Blood entered the list of the best attractions in the world.18.05.2016

Savior on Spilled Blood entered the list of the best attractions in the world.
Leading travel website TripAdvisor has made a rating based on feedback from its users.

Petersburgers celebrated day of smelt fish.16.05.2016

Petersburgers celebrated day of smelt fish.
Petersburgers massively ate smelt at the weekends on Vasilyevsky Island.

Cherry and bird cherry blossoms in St. Petersburg.12.05.2016

Cherry and bird cherry blossoms in St. Petersburg.
Photos of cherry and bird cherry blossoms are spread in the network by Petersburgers.

Swans of the Summer Garden.11.05.2016

Swans of the Summer Garden.
Swans Ruslan and Lyudmila back to the pond of the Summer Garden on May 13.

In St. Petersburg the first flowers were planted.05.05.2016

In St. Petersburg the first flowers were planted.
By May 9, about 400 thousand flowers will appear on the streets.

Grand Menshikov Palace in Lomonosov is not affected by fire.03.05.2016

Grand Menshikov Palace in Lomonosov is not affected by fire.
Early in the morning of May 2 on the territory of the Grand Menshikov Palace fire occurred in Lomonosov.

Easter cakes and eggs were sanctified in churches of St. Petersburg.02.05.2016

Easter cakes and eggs were sanctified in churches of St. Petersburg.
May 1, 2016 St. Petersburgers, among other Orthodox Christians met one of the brightest holidays - Easter.

St. Petersburg artist turns cakes into real paintings.27.04.2016

St. Petersburg artist turns cakes into real paintings.
According to her, paintings of Renoir, Korovin, Van Gogh look great on the cakes.

"Children's" The Divine Liturgy was held in St. Isaac's Cathedral.25.04.2016

"Children
Orthodox world celebrates the feast of the Entry into Jerusalem.

Babies in Leningrad (St. Petersburg) Zoo.24.04.2016

Babies in Leningrad (St. Petersburg) Zoo.
Three babies of African lions Adam and Taci were born a month ago. Teeth of the babies grew up.

Restoration of Griffins.19.04.2016

Restoration of Griffins.
Griffins on Bank Bridge in St. Petersburg will be protected from vandals.

Competition in St. Petersburg.19.04.2016

Competition in St. Petersburg.
The competition "One person" is being continued.

Season of fountains.17.04.2016

Season of fountains.
In St. Petersburg, April 19 season of fountains starts.

Legendary Foucault pendulum was shown in St. Isaac's Cathedral.13.04.2016

Legendary Foucault pendulum was shown in St. Isaac
In St. Petersburg, in the cathedral, it will stay for a month.

Rescuers of St. Petersburg came to the aid of pinnipeds seal cub.12.04.2016

Rescuers of St. Petersburg came to the aid of pinnipeds seal cub.
Employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations rescued seal cub on the Neva river shallows and gave zoologists.

St. Petersburg celebrated Cosmonautics Day.11.04.2016

St. Petersburg celebrated Cosmonautics Day.
On Tuesday, April 12, the world will celebrate the 55th anniversary of the space flight of the first astronaut Yuri Gagarin. St. Petersburg began to celebrate this date in advance.

"Neptune" Fountain.06.04.2016

"Neptune" Fountain.
Fountain "Neptune" will be opened after restoration in Peterhof.

Contest "Mind + Beauty = Student" in St. Petersburg04.04.2016

Contest "Mind + Beauty = Student" in St. Petersburg
Contest beauty and mind "Highest Point" was held in SPbGUP.

Navigation in St. Petersburg.01.04.2016

Navigation in St. Petersburg.
Navigation in St. Petersburg will start on April 10. The planned opening of the bridges will be held this week.

Famous Ship Sculpture.31.03.2016

Famous Ship Sculpture.
The Ship Sculpture at the hotel "Saint Petersburg" was not returned to the same place after a hurricane.

Flash mob dance in honor of Lady Gaga.28.03.2016

Flash mob dance in honor of Lady Gaga.
On Sunday, March 27 fans of Lady Gaga in St. Petersburg staged a flash mob dance in honor of their idol.

Competition "One person!"26.03.2016

Competition "One person!"
Residents of St. Petersburg showed photos of cats and dogs that look like them.

Sunbathing people opened the season 2016 in St. Petersburg.24.03.2016

Sunbathing people opened the season 2016 in St. Petersburg.
The first people, sunbathing at the walls of Peter and Paul Fortress.

Skill Clash Festival.21.03.2016

Skill Clash Festival.
Ostrovsky Square in St. Petersburg was prepared for competition of snowboarders.

"VeganFest" Festival in St. Petersburg20.03.2016

"VeganFest" Festival in St. Petersburg
On Sunday, March 20 the festival brings together people that take care about the environment, animals and health.

Yuri Gagarin's birthday.10.03.2016

Yuri Gagarin
Petersburgers have prepared a bright flash mob in honor of Yuri Gagarin's birthday, March 9.

Botanical garden.08.03.2016

Botanical garden.
Blossoming sakuras, azaleas and tulips in the Botanical garden of St. Petersburg.

Action: "In the theatre at half price"02.03.2016

Action: "In the theatre at half price"
For half a day more than 3500 tickets were sold at a discount in St. Petersburg.

"Winter Evening of Light"29.02.2016

"Winter Evening of Light"
"Winter Evening of Light" in the Catherine Park of Tsarskoye Selo in St. Petersburg.

St.Petersburg for the FIFA World Cup 2018.26.02.2016

St.Petersburg for the FIFA World Cup 2018.
The names of city’s buildings and streets in St. Petersburg will be translated into English under the new rules.

More than 8 cm of precipitation fell.24.02.2016

More than 8 cm of precipitation fell.
At night, February 23 nearly 900 cars gathered 18.5 thousand cubic meters of snow on the streets of St. Petersburg.

Retro trains.21.02.2016

Retro trains.
Travel retro trains will run from St Petersburg to Peterhof.

Polar Lights in St. Petersburg.18.02.2016

Polar Lights in St. Petersburg.
On the night of February 17th, 2016, the sky over the capital of North was colored with Aurora borealis.

Underwater Museum of Archaeology.17.02.2016

Underwater  Museum of Archaeology.
Museum of sunken ships will be opened in St. Petersburg.

Valentine's Day.15.02.2016

Valentine
On Valentine's Day, February 14 lovers of St. Petersburg and the city's guests were able to get "certificate of registration of eternal love".

Flowers for St. Petersburg.13.02.2016

Flowers for St. Petersburg.
In the summer, streets of St. Petersburg will be decorated with more than 8 million flowers.

Honor the memory of Alexander Pushkin.10.02.2016

Honor the memory of Alexander Pushkin.
February 10, Museum-apartment of Alexander Pushkin on the Moika river, 12, can be visited free of charge.

Fyodor Dostoevsky died on February 9.09.02.2016

Fyodor Dostoevsky died on February 9.
St. Petersburg celebrates the memory of Fyodor Dostoevsky.

Metro station "Elizarovskaya" will be closed.07.02.2016

Metro station "Elizarovskaya" will be closed.
St. Petersburg metro station "Elizarovskaya" will be closed for major repairs on February 8.

Photo exhibition.05.02.2016

Photo exhibition.
The best photos of wild nature of Russia for 2015 will be shown in St. Petersburg.

Works by Frida Kahlo.03.02.2016

Works by Frida Kahlo.
Exhibition of works by the famous Mexican artist was opened in St. Petersburg.

Black and red squares of Malevich on a head.31.01.2016

Black and red squares of Malevich on a head.
Irina Romanovskaya introduced new extravagant works.

Museum of rock artifacts.29.01.2016

Museum of rock artifacts.
In St. Petersburg, Russia's first museum of rock artifacts was founded.

Exhibition at the Museum of Butterflies.28.01.2016

Exhibition at the Museum of Butterflies.
Exhibition in St. Petersburg will tell, how tropical butterflies survived the siege.

Breaking the siege.28.01.2016

Breaking the siege.
January 27, 2016 Saint Petersburg celebrated the 72nd anniversary of breaking the siege.

Besieged Leningrad.27.01.2016

Besieged Leningrad.
Salute in St. Petersburg on the day of complete liberation from the blockade.

The siege of Leningrad.25.01.2016

The siege of Leningrad.
A screen with a video of the siege of Leningrad began work at memorial Piskarevsky.

"My defenseless defender"22.01.2016

"My defenseless defender"
The ladies of St. Petersburg told about defenseless defenders.

January 19, Epiphany.20.01.2016

January 19, Epiphany.
Priest of the Leningrad region showed parishioners example of bathing in the font.

"Stocktaking" of ducks.18.01.2016

"Stocktaking" of ducks.
St. Petersburg is holding "stocktaking" of ducks.

Christmas tree.16.01.2016

Christmas tree.
Christmas tree on the Palace Square is dismantled.

New theater.14.01.2016

New theater.
A new theater will be opened in St. Petersburg in the spring.

Ski Boom.11.01.2016

Ski Boom.
The first "Ski Boom" went to the snowy slopes from the railway stations in St. Petersburg.

Bike ride.11.01.2016

Bike ride.
January 10, Sunday Santas and Snow Maidens held a bike ride in the center of St. Petersburg.

Anomalous cold in St. Petersburg.09.01.2016

Anomalous cold in St. Petersburg.
From January 9 to 11 Northern Capital expects the abnormally cold weather.

Christmas service.07.01.2016

Christmas service.
Kazan Cathedral took seven thousand worshipers at the Christmas service.

"The Russian history of the Romanovs."05.01.2016

"The Russian history of the Romanovs."
In the Park of the 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg 17 figures of the Romanov family and 33-meters figure of Christ will be installed.

St. Petersburg under the snow.05.01.2016

St. Petersburg under the snow.
685 trucks and 900 street cleaners came to clean up the city's streets from snow.

Snowy St. Petersburg.03.01.2016

Snowy St. Petersburg.
Snow and frost is coming to St.Petersburg on January 3, 2016.

Christmas service at St. Isaac's Cathedral.31.12.2015

Christmas service at St. Isaac
Since 1928, the first Christmas service will be held at St. Isaac's Cathedral.

The main Father Frost.28.12.2015

The main Father Frost.
The main Father Frost of Russia lighted Christmas tree in St. Petersburg.

Biker in the suit of Santa Claus.26.12.2015

Biker in the suit of Santa Claus.
Father Frost - biker with Snow Maiden entertained residents of St. Petersburg.

St. Petersburg on New Year's Days turned out to be more popular than Phuket.25.12.2015

St. Petersburg on New Year
Hotels of the Northern capital of Russia for the coming holidays are almost filled.

Ice sculptures.23.12.2015

Ice sculptures.
In St. Petersburg exhibition of ice sculptures.

Warm weather.23.12.2015

Warm weather.
In St. Petersburg, mushrooms and flowers grown in the winter due to the warm weather.

Threat of flooding.20.12.2015

Threat of flooding.
Because of the threat of flooding in St. Petersburg the dam was partially closed during the night.

The defenders of besieged Leningrad.19.12.2015

The defenders of besieged Leningrad.
Memorial sign to mountain climbers - the defenders of besieged Leningrad was installed in the Peter and Paul Fortress.

Restoration of Prince Vladimir Cathedral.18.12.2015

Restoration of Prince Vladimir Cathedral.
Crosses were lifted on top of Prince Vladimir Cathedral’s domes in Saint Petersburg.

Felt boots - it is fashionable!15.12.2015

Felt boots - it is fashionable!
A resident of St. Petersburg opened a factory of felt boots in a village.

Macaque from St. Petersburg zoo.14.12.2015

Macaque from St. Petersburg zoo.
December 13 the cub of black macaque from St. Petersburg zoo finally got a name. The baby was named Mira.

Russia celebrated Constitution Day on December 12.13.12.2015

Russia celebrated Constitution Day on December 12.
December 12, 1993 a national referendum adopted Constitution of the Russian Federation, and in 1994 by Russian presidential decrees December 12 was declared a national holiday.

FSB gave 19 ancient icons to the Russian Museum.13.12.2015

FSB gave 19 ancient icons to the Russian Museum.
Ancient icons seized from the smuggler in 2004, joined the collection of the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg.

Multinational matryoshka.10.12.2015

Multinational matryoshka.
In St. Petersburg, nesting dolls from around the world were shown.

Dam in St. Petersburg.08.12.2015

Dam in St. Petersburg.
St. Petersburg dam was closed until December 7 because of the threat of flooding.

Homeless people got turned into dandies in St. Petersburg.05.12.2015

Homeless people got turned into dandies in St. Petersburg.
The famous street barber came from Australia, to make stylish haircuts for the homeless.

Festive illumination.02.12.2015

Festive illumination.
Nevsky Prospect will be decorated with more than 200 garlands.

Bell of St. Isaac's Cathedral.01.12.2015

Bell of St. Isaac
On Sunday, November 29 bell weighing 17 tons was raised to the belfry of St. Isaac's Cathedral in St. Petersburg.

Tomb of Alexander the III.28.11.2015

Tomb of Alexander the III.
In St. Petersburg on Friday, November 27, the opening of Alexander the III's tomb in the Peter and Paul Cathedral was conducted.

Museum of Heraldry.25.11.2015

Museum of Heraldry.
St. Petersburg Museum of Heraldry will be opened in the building of the Stock Exchange in 2019.

Christmas Fair.23.11.2015

Christmas Fair.
From 30th of December to 10th of January Christmas Fair will be held on the square in front of the Gatchina Palace.

Protest against tolls on federal highways.20.11.2015

Protest against tolls on federal highways.
The drivers went on protest against tolls on federal highways.

Circus "Pink Elephant"18.11.2015

Circus "Pink Elephant"
Circus "Pink Elephant" in Kupchino will show first-graders a great show, "One among lions", free for the excellent marks for reading in a diary.

What is the Midnight Opera?16.11.2015

What is the Midnight Opera?
Project Midnight Opera will celebrate its second birthday with a concert in the palace of "Olympia" in St. Petersburg on November 21, 2015.

Navigation season.13.11.2015

Navigation season.
In St. Petersburg the opening of the bridges will be stopped on November 30.