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Once a formal garden built for Peter the Great, this popular park still has more than 80 of the original marble statues and sculptures and houses Peter's Summer Palace, a simply designed two-story building that now displays many of the ruler's own...more
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Razvodnaya St., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg 198516, Russia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don’t let the beautiful gardens and fountain fool you!! The best is inside.. the history within the walls and the amazing state of conservation of the interior is just amazing!! This castle is definitely better than Versailles!!! Just be sure to behave if not the...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Everything is very beautiful ! So beautiful that makes you want to read history again ! The design and the architecture , the place everything is beautiful. The only thing you need to be careful is that in case of rain ( very often in...More

Thank Nantia L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stunning is putting it mildly. This place has the wow factor. The grounds are breathtaking. There are hundreds of fountains. The history behind this palace is interesting as well. Restaurants and shopping on the grounds. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes. There are friendly red squirrels...More

Thank karen19020
Reviewed yesterday

another must see if you are lucky enough to visit this city its rooms are so beautiful and gardens huge with over 100 fountains, make sure to be there to see the fountains on at 11 am it is spectacular

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's worth a visit here to see the fountains! Amazing. The grounds are beautiful. Once you visit these palaces, you get a better understanding of why there was a revolution a hundred years ago.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Got to be seen to be believed. A huge palace covering many acres. The gardens are magnificent and very well maintained.

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The inspiration for rhisgarden was to be bigger and better than Versailles. There is an impressive chess set board with a fountain and a special fountain with a man in a small cubicle that turns the water on at his whim as people cross his...More

Thank etsu2013
Reviewed 3 days ago

I read in advance that the grounds and fountains are the must-see items at this attraction. I have been to a lot of castles and palaces, and so I bought tickets for the outside grounds only. I was not disappointed and did not feel like...More

Thank Dale T
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did not go inside the buildings, but spent time walking around the fantastic grounds with such amazing fountains, gardens and flower beds. So many beautiful and very different fountains in one place. The grand cascade and the view down towards the sea is incredible....More

Thank lkat2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great palace with fantastic gardens! We took the fast boat from the port in front of Hermitage for 1500 Rubles return. You can also take a tube to Avtovo station and then the mašrutka bus to Peterhof palace, stop is next to the upper gardens....More

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u have to leave in baggage room
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No the entrance is 900 rubles
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Response from infofer04 | Reviewed this property |
I will do the. Boat trip to it that leaves by hermitage will give you a good sightseeing of the city you can but ticket there boat and entrance other wise you but boat there and ticket on arrivals . Also is good as you save... More
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