The State Russian Museum in St. Petersburg.

The State Russian Museum in St. Petersburg

Cathedral of St. Andrew. Kronstadt. Photo 1913

Cathedral of St. Andrew. Kronstadt

The chapel at the Summer Garden. St. Petersburg. SPb., Edition O.Kirhnera, 1900s.

The chapel at the Summer Garden. St. Petersburg

Nevsky Prospekt with decorations. St. Petersburg. SPb., Edition O.Kirhnera, 1900s.

St. Petersburg. SPb., Edition O.Kirhnera, 1900s.

St. Isaac’s Cathedral. St. Petersburg. SPb., Edition O.Kirhnera, 1900s.

St. Petersburg

One of restroom walls. List – architectural monuments of Sankt-Pereburga. Duzhba hotel. St. Petersburg.

 List – architectural monuments of Sankt-Pereburga

Construction 14-etazhnoge buildings with bearing trunks a method of lifting of overlappings. Leningrad, 1977.

Construction 14-etazhnoge buildings with bearing trunks a method of lifting of overlappings. Leningrad, 1977.

The panel houses created on the basis of a block and section method. St. Petersburg, 28th quarter «A pine glade», 1974

«A pine glade»

Tourists arrived to Kizhi.

Tourists to Kizhi.

Kizhi

Kizhi in the summer.

Kizhi in the summer.

Kizhi

Ladoga Canal

Canal

Ladoga Canal. Canalis Ladogenis nova Delineatio secundum exemplar Petropolitanum aeri incidit Matthaeus Seutter, Sac. Caes. Maj. Georg. Aug.V. Cum Priv.Sumi Vicariat in part Rheni, Franc. et Seuv. juris. (Augsburg, 1740-1750s). Scale approximately 1:150 000. Focused on the north-west.

The individual ensembles of St. Petersburg constructed on Nevsky Avenue, as on an axis of «ensemble of ensembles» city center Planning according to projects 20 — the 30th years of the XIX century (according to V. Lavrov)

according to V. Lavrov

The Kazan cathedral in St. Petersburg. One of fine examples of individual ensemble on Nevsky Avenue. General view.

The Kazan cathedral

The expanded greens can not only allocate architecture, but also both hide, and distort it. An example – the square before the Admiralty in St. Petersburg.

the square before the Admiralty in St. Petersburg

Look from under a building of the General staff on the square, the Winter palace and the Aleksandrovsky column.

the Winter palace and the Aleksandrovsky column.

Main squares of Petersburg in the XVIII-XIX century.

Main squares of Petersburg in the XVIII-XIX century.

In ensemble of the area of the Winter palace, an arch of the General staff and Montferrand’s column in St. Petersburg the main role is played by architecture.

St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg. St. Isaac’s Cathedral. V. Sobolev’s photo.

Isaac's Cathedral. V. Sobolev's photo.

A.V.Suvorov’s monument in St. Petersburg. Sculptor M.I.Kozlowski.

Sculptor M.I.Kozlowski.

Petersburg institute of technology. Architect T.N. Miloradovich

Architect T.N. Miloradovich

Taming of a horse. Sculptor P. Klodt. 1830th years

Sculptor P. Klodt. 1830th years

The admiralty in Petersburg. Architect A.Zakharov. 1806-1823.

Architect A.Zakharov. 1806-1823.

Travel from the Alexandria theater. Petersburg. Autolithograph of River Zhukovsky. 1843.

 Autolithograph of River Zhukovsky. 1843.

Isaakiyevskaya Square. 1800, Benzhamen Patersen’s Water color.

Isaakiyevskaya Square. 1800, Benzhamen Patersen's Water color.

The building of the General Staff in St. Petersburg, designed by Carlo Rossi closes the Palace Square.

The building of the General Staff in St. Petersburg

Academy of Sciences in St. Petersburg. Engraving. The end of the XVIII century.

Engraving. The end of the XVIII century.

Russian wooden architecture. XVIII century. Kizhi.

Kizhi.

Kizhi churchyard, 1714-1874

Kizhi churchyard

Church of the Transfiguration.

Temples of Russia

Church of the Transfiguration. Kizhi.

«White nights» in June

Old photo

Ice drift in April

Ice drift

The Nevsky Prospect

The old Nevsky Prospect, old photo

The monuments, erected in the suburbs of Saint Petersburg

The monuments, old photo

The monuments, erected in the suburbs of Saint Petersburg, remind one of the heroic exploits of the Russiansold.ers who smashed the fascist hordes. Old Peterfiof: Stela in honour of the courageous defenders of the “Oranienbdum Pyatachok”

Ozerny (Lake) Wharf: Prospect Obukhovskoi Obordny

Prospect Obukhovskoi Obordny

Comfortable passenger ships make regular excursion trips up the Neva to Petrokrepost and over Lake Ladoga to the Island of Valaam, one of the most picturesque places in the vicinity of Saint Petersburg.

Pulkov Observatory

In 1942 the Pulkovo Observatory on the Pnlkovo Heights was utterly destroyed by fascist bombs and shells. In 1962 the Observatory, restored and reconstructed on new technical principles, carries out an extensive programme of astronomic investigations. The observatorv is stuated on the Pulkov Heights on the Pulkov meridian. It is the principal observatory of the…

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Komsomol Square

Old photo

It is hard to imarine that only a few decades ago the tine Komsomol Square was the hamlet of Avtovo buried in thick mud.

Monument to V. Voloddrsky (near Volodarsky Bridge)

near Volodarsky Bridge

Volodarsky is portrayed as an inspired orator and fervent tribune of the Revolution. The monument was made to the design of M. Q. Manizer and set up in 1925 on the left bank of the Neva, near the spot where Volodarsky was assassinated by the enemies of the Revolution on June 20, 1918.

Ilyich House of Culture: Moskovsky Plospect, 152

Moskovsky Plospect, 152

This House of Culture was built in the years of the first RussianFive-Year Plan, on the spot where before the Revolution a tavern called Stdro-Zelyony (Old Green Pub) was situated. The house was erected for the benefit of the workers of the Etectrosila Plant according to the design submitted by the architect N. F. Demkov.