Sights & Attractions in St. Petersburg

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Fodor's Choice Sights in St. Petersburg

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Alexander Nevsky Lavra
The word lavra in Russian is reserved for a monastery of the highest...
Religious Sites Vladimirskaya (Lower Nevsky Prospekt)
 
Peter and Paul Fortress
The first building in Sankt-Piter-Burkh, as the city was then...
Military Sites Petrograd Side
 
St. Isaac's Cathedral
The grandly proportioned St. Isaac's is the world's third-largest...
Religious Sites Admiralteisky
 
State Hermitage Museum
Leonardo's Benois Madonna, Rembrandt's Danaƫ, Matisse's The Dance...
Museums / Galleries City Center
 
State Museum of Russian Art
In 1898 Nicholas II turned the stupendously majestic neoclassical...
Museums / Galleries City Center
 
Strelka
This bit of land (the name means "arrow" or "spit") affords a...
Viewpoints Vasilievsky Island
 
Winter Palace
With its 1,001 rooms swathed in malachite, jasper, agate, and...
Castles / Palaces City Center
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