St. Petersburg Sights

St. Petersburg Circus (Bolshoi Sankt-Peterburgskii Gosudarstvennyi Tsirk)

  • 3 nab. Fontanki Map It
  • City Center

Published 01/04/2016

Fodor's Review

Though not as famous as the Moscow Circus, St. Petersburg's version of this popular Russian form of entertainment dates from 1867 and remains a popular treat for children. Avid young circus fans get a kick out of its adjacent Circus Art Museum, founded in 1928.

Sight Information


3 nab. Fontanki, St. Petersburg, St.-Petersburg, 191023, Russia

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812-570–5390-kassa; 812-570–5413-museum

Sight Details:

  • 500R–2,000R, free for children under 5
  • Performances: Fri. 7, Sat. 3 and 6, Sun. 1 and 5; museum weekdays noon–5

Published 01/04/2016


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