This burial place, situated near the Black river, was established by decree of the Synod (church council) in 1738. The most famous place in the cemetery is the small chapel over the relics of Ksenia of St. Petersburg, who is considered to be the divine patron of the city. The poet Blok was also buried here but his remains were later transferred to 'Literatorskie Mostki' necropolis.
This church was built between 1731 and 1734 by order of empress Anna Ioannovna on the spot where the wooden
Archangel Michael Church had been founded in 1712. The church's main altar is consecrated in honor of Simon and ...
This bridge is positioned where Palace and Kutuzov embankments meet at the source of the Fontanka river. It was built
in the 1760s and was one of the city's first stone bridges. The granite covered bridge is one of ...
HOTEL ASSEMBLY IS A NEW MODERN HOTEL IN THE CITY CENTRE OF ST. PETERSBURG. ALL CITY ATTRACTIONS ARE CLOSE BY.
FROM THE HOTEL WINDOWS YOU WILL SEE A CHARMING PANORAMA OF THE OLD CITY AND A FINE VIEW ON ...