Peter and Paul Cathedral.
Peter and Paul Fortress - the historical core of St. Petersburg, military engineering and architectural monument. Daily from Naryshkin bastion midday cannon shot is heard, and every year on May 27 and Paul Fortress becomes a place of solemn celebration of the city.
The first permanent public theater in Russia was founded by decree of Empress Elizabeth in 1756, it was called then - "Russian ideas for tragedies and comedies of the theater."
Kunstkamera or Cabinet of rarities.
Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography named after Peter the Great (aka Kunstkamera) is one of the largest museums of its kind. His collection consists of exposure to the culture and life of the peoples of the world, but most of all it is famous for its collection of "freaks" - anatomical rarities and anomalies.
Summer Palace of Peter I.
Summer Palace of Peter I is one of the oldest buildings in St. Petersburg. The house is located in a very beautiful place called the Summer Garden. The park was laid out in the early 18th century, when the northern capital has just started to build up.
The building of the Mariinsky Palace in St. Petersburg has played an important role in the political life of Russia. Mariinsky Palace was home to the daughter of Tsar Nicholas I, and later became the headquarters of the Provisional Government.
The Bronze Horseman.
Bronze Horseman on Senate Square - a monument to Peter I in St. Petersburg, the most famous, has long become a symbol of the northern capital. Already in the late 18th century is associated with it a lot of urban legends and anecdotes, and in the 19th century, the Bronze Horseman liked to mention in his works, the poets of the time.
Savior on Spilled Blood.
Resurrection Church was built in 1883-1907 gg. In the place where the March 1, 1881 the People Ignatius Grinevitsky bomb was mortally wounded Tsar Alexander II.
The State Hermitage Museum - the pride of Russia, the country's largest cultural-historical museum, which occupies six historic buildings. Today the Hermitage collected nearly 3 million items, including paintings, drawings, sculpture, applied art, a collection of numismatics and archaeological sites.
Alexandrovsky Garden in St. Petersburg.
Garden combines the former Admiralty Square and the Decembrists. If the Palace Square - the heart of St. Petersburg, the Alexander Garden - the person of the northern capital.
The State Russian Museum.
Russian Museum - the world's largest collection of Russian art. Currently, the museum collection has more than 320 thousand. Pieces, representing domestic art from the XI century. to the present day.
Sheremetev Palace - Museum of Music, also called the "Fountain House" in the place of its location in the former manor Sheremetev "Fountain House". A plot of land on the river Fontanka (Unnamed Erik) was granted by Peter I to Field Marshal, Count BP Sheremetev in 1712
Palace Embankment can be called one of the most beautiful and famous embankments of St.Petersburg. It is here that are world-famous attractions of the northern capital: the Hermitage, the Winter Palace, The Russian Museum, the House of scientists and many others.
The cruiser "Aurora"
One of the first ships of museums in St. Petersburg was the cruiser "Aurora", who was an advocate of Russia's two wars - in the Russian-Japanese War of 1904-1905 and the First World War of 1914-1918., Where he participated in the team cruisers of the Baltic Fleet.