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Music By The Boston Pops Orchestra While Not Russian musicians , this Russian music is universally popular all around the world . Auto Advance . \_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_. Russia. \_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_. Saint Petersburg.

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Music By

The Boston Pops Orchestra

While Not Russian musicians ,

this Russian music is

universally popularall around the world

Auto Advance

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Russia

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Saint Petersburg

Established for the Czar Peter the Great One on 27 of May in the year 1703. It became the capital of the Russian Empire for more than two hundred years. It then ceased being the Capital of Russia in 1918, after the Revolution of 1917. It also had other names: Petrogrado (1914-1924) and Leningrad (1924-1991

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Saint Petersburg

Dvortsovaya Square -Column Remembering Alexander The Great

note Employees & Visitors to the Hermitage Museum.

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Saint Petersburg

Hermitage museum – As it appearsbeside the flowing river. Established in 1764and inaugurated in 1852, the museum occupies five contiguous palaces.The greatest being the old Winter Palace which was the official residence of the czars.

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Saint Petersburg

Hermitage Museum. - from the other the side directed toward the Dvortsovaya Square. Commissionedby Bartolomeo Rastrelli in white and green style. The palace has 1,057 halls and rooms; 1,786 doors and 1,945 windows.

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Saint Petersburg

Catherine the Great was the first imperial occupant. The construction required more than three million craftsmen,

one of its first great acquisitions received in 1865 –

Madona and the Child (Litta Madona),by Leonardo of the Vinci -

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Saint Petersburg

Hermitage museum– Interior Balconey

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Saint Petersburg

Hermitage museum – Beautiful architectural columns and glowing light of candelabras

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Saint Petersburg

Hermitage museum - the old original library

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Saint Petersburg

Hermitage museum - the Raphael Loggiasgallery

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Saint Petersburg

Hermitage museum – Perhaps the beginning of a new great Russian artist? Who knows…

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Saint Petersburg

Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan (1810-1811), the main cathedral of the Metropolis of St. Petersburg

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Saint Petersburg

Peter The Great’s, summer palace.Actually it is a series of palaces and gardens, constructed between 1714 and 1725

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Saint Petersburg

Peter The Great Palace - the source of the “ Gulf of Samson” and the canal to the sea, with sight of the Gulf of  Finland, an arm of the Baltic sea. .

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Saint Petersburg

Peter The Great Palace - architecture and paintings

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Saint Petersburg

Peter The Great Palace

One of the dining rooms

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Saint Petersburg

Peter The Great Palace- One of the bedrooms.

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Saint Petersburg

Resurrection church of Christ (known as the Church of the spilled blood of Our Savior) was constructed between 1883 and 1907

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Saint Petersburg

Resurrectionof Christ Church (known as Church of the spilled blood of Our Savior

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Saint Petersburg

The Catherine palace, in rococostyle.It was the summer residence of the Russian czars, situated in the district of Tsarskove

today known as , Pushkin.

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Saint Petersburg

Catherine palace in Pushkin – architecturaldetails

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Saint Petersburg

Catherine palace in Pushkin – informal dining room

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Saint Petersburg

Statue of Alexander Pushkin (1900),The poet whose vast knowledge of the Russian language and wealth in its use influenced authors such as Gogol, Liermontov and Turgueneiev

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Saint Petersburg

Mikhailovsky palace, constructed in 1819-1825,

home of the State Russian Museum since 1895.

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Saint Petersburg

Cathedral of Saint Isaac

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Saint Petersburg

Cathedral of Saint Isaac Thebeautiful decorated dome

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Saint Petersburg

Czar Nicholas II and TheRomanov Family – in 1911

After the Revolution of 1917 (St.Petersburg), then capital of the Empire, lost its title to Moscow, as capital of Russia

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Saint Petersburg

Aurora Cruiser – launched in 1900, a shining star of the imperial shipyards, it became a symbol of theOctober Revolution. Today, converted to a museum.

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Saint Petersburg

On a summer night, with the Church Our Savoir of Spilled Blood

and the deep canal

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Saint Petersburg

... The Same Area... On a brisk winter day...

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Saint Petersburg

But then the colours of Spring always arrive in St. Petersburg

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Saint Petersburg

Avtovo Subway Station

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Saint Petersburg

Mariinsky Theatre - Inaugurated in 1860, it is historical theatre of opera and ballet.

(Kirov State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet from 1935 up to 1992)

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Saint Petersburg

Mariinsky Theatre – reallybeautiful

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Saint Petersburg

Swan Lake – Presentation of the famous ballet of Tchaikovsky in the Imperial Theatre in Fontanka

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Saint Petersburg

Neva, is the main street; planned for Peter The Great One to be the

beginning of the road between Novogorod and Moscow.

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Saint Petersburg

Nevsky Prospect - today the avenue goes from the Admiralty until the Moscow Railway Station

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Saint Petersburg

Grand Europe Hotel

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Saint Petersburg

Morning Coffee at the Grand Europe Hotel

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Saint Petersburg

This most sumptuous building other than the imperial palace, was constructed in 1760.

In1830 it was bought by Duke N.B. Yusupov. On a visit to Italy the eccentric Duke was so enchanted with a staircase in white marble: he bought the palace only to bring the stepsto St. Petersburg. Today this palace is a museum.

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Saint Petersburg

Monument to the water carrier –

Museum and administrative complex of Vodokanal.

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Saint Petersburg

Egyptian Bridge - crossing the Lermontov Avenue on the River Fontanka. “Esfínge” workmanship of the sculptor Pavel Sokolov - 19th. century.

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Saint Petersburg

The river snows and the Twelve Colleges of the Saint Petersburg University

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Saint Petersburg

Bank Bridge - on the Griboyedov canal – 19th. century

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Saint Petersburg

Dom Knigi “Book House”, situated in Art Nouveau building that was oncethe Singer House

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Saint Petersburg

Dom Knigi “book House”

Interior

The Exterior

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Saint Petersburg

Fyodor Dostoievsky, writer whose works , including “Crime and Punishment” ‘ The Karamazov Brothers”, had deep and permanent effect on intellectual thought and literature

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Saint Petersburg

DostoievskyMemorial Museum - where he wrote `Crime and Punishment'

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Saint Petersburg

East St.Petersburg is a charmer and Dostoevsky often said: ”it’s beauty onlywill save the world”

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Saint Petersburg

Just one normal day in St Petersburg…

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The end

Hope you Enjoyed the tour.

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