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Winter Palace of Peter I
#5 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
The view from most windows is amazing as you can see the canals and the boats sailing happily on the river Neva.
Oops, this is duplicative of the tripadvisor entry "State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace"; the Winter Palace is one of the sights within the overall Hermitage.
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The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
#7 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
As with all sites in St. Petersburg, you really need to join an organized group with an outstanding tour guides fully appreciate the art, history, and religious significance of these amazing structures.
A must visit Paintings on the walls and ceilings are awe inspiring Must go to the top of the church to get a beautiful view of the snow covered city Huge monument Can spend 2 hrs admiring frescos inside the Cathed...
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Palace Square (Dvortsovaya Ploshchad)
#8 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
This very large and ample square is one of St.Petersbourg highlights as it has a great view of some magnificent buildings nonetheless the Winter Palace than holds the Hermitage museum
Very regal looking area with large monument, staging going up for free concerts for St Petersburg Day this weekend good photo area excellent views of the Hermitage
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The General Staff Building
#10 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
The cafeteria on the ground floor has a lovely view, very friendly staff, the same selection of sandwiches, cakes, etc. as in the old Hermitage and is blissfully QUIET.
While looking at art take a look also out of the windows, the views over Palace Square and Moika canal are marvellous.
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Saint Isaac's Square
#33 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
My husband and I enjoyed this site with a private tour guide from Tailored Tours, so we were able to thread our way through the groups while still experiencing the beauty of the church.
Perfect view of St Petersburg, worth the climb.
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Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I
#34 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Great creation of a gifted hand to a gifted Peter I. Stunning historical site to visit.
We liked much this statue and its surrounding with the nice park, the charming views across the Neva at the Vassilevsky Island, then at the Admiralty Building and Hermitage Museum.
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Alexander Column
#39 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
There’s no cost to visit this site, but beware of pickpockets cozying up to tourists at the magnificence of the two museums and the world’s largest single-stone column.
Landmark you can't miss
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The Building Of The Admiralty
#47 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
It is located at the western end of Nevsky Prospekt and is one of the city's most visable landmarks and focal point of St. Petersburg's three main streets.
We were lucky to have time to view the buildings both in day time and at night.
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Trinity Bridge
#49 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
It is quite an impressive bridge with great views.
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Feel yourself Russian
#53 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
The theatre is quite small, so all seats have good views of the stage.
There are a few pillars to avoid for a good view.
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New Holland Island
#56 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
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Monument To Nicholas I
#58 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
This site with surrounding is absolutely beautiful !
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Marble Palace
#83 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
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Petrikirche
#97 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Mariinskiy Palace (Mariinskiy Dvorets)
#124 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
History abounds and so many sights are all close by.
Not to miss this magnificent Palace, not only because its interior but also over the great view You could have outside the Palace, at the other famous buildings and monuments ( St. Isaac's Cathedral, the Monument...
Tsar Carpenter
#126 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Guard Lions At The Admiralty Embankment
#128 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
During our free walking tour we got to see many interesting site/sights.
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Zimnyaya Kanavka Canal
#132 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
This canal is one of the shortest in the area and is over 300 years old It is a beautiful area of St Petersburg.The canal tours are the best way to see the sights.The size of the main canal is mind boggling and th...
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Nikolayev Palace
#137 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
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Senate And Synod Building
#138 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
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Vladimir Palace
#140 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
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Hermitage Bridge
#146 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Gorky House of Scientists of Russian Academy of Sciences
#149 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
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Architect's House
#160 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Glavpochtamt
#184 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Alexander III Monument
#194 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Fountain in Aleksandrovskiy Garden
#241 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Merchant House Esders & Skheyfals
#243 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Millionnaya Street
#244 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Monument to Ivan Krylov
#247 of 1,233 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg