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Peter and Paul Fortress

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About this place
Петропа́вловская кре́пость — крепость в Санкт-Петербурге, расположенная на Заячьем острове, историческое ядро города. Была заложена 16 (27) мая 1703 года по совместному плану Петра I и французского инженера Жозефа Ламбера де Герена: 6 бастионов, соединённых куртинами, 2 равелина, кронверк.
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Location
Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg 197046
Phone+7 812 230-64-31
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
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Tips from locals

Irina
Irina
August 28, 2019
Peter and Paul Fortress marks the very spot St. Petersburg was founded. It was here, Tsar Peter erected a small wooden hut in 1703 AD and oversaw the construction of the mighty fortress. The bell tower of the Peter and Paul Cathedral. Peter and Paul Fortress also played the most crucial role during…
Anna
Anna
September 12, 2018
the main historical place in Saint-Peterstburg
Anastasia
Anastasia
July 25, 2018
Fortress with wonderful river view