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Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul

Sankt-Peterburgskiy Ave., 32, Peterhof, St. Petersburg 198510, Russia
+7 812 450-62-68
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Sankt-Peterburgskiy Ave., 32, Peterhof, St. Petersburg 198510, Russia
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"burial place"
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"final resting place"
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Reviewed today

This is a beautiful cathedral where pictures are allowed You get a sense of how powerful the church was

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Reviewed yesterday

This along with other places of worship in Saint Petersburg was absolutely stunning showing the opulence from the cities past

Thank Nigel H
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Reviewed yesterday

A spectacular cathedral that has been painstakingly restored. The work that went into its construction is beyond belief.

Thank larryderm
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Another amazing church in St. Petersburg So beautiful and a definite must place to visit. I was astounded at the workmanship especially since the entire inside is all done with mosaic’s

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My guide, Roman, was excelent. Time and money well spend. One of the turist atractions you should not miss when visiting Saint Petersbourg city.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The biggest Cathedral in Russia and it is really nice. Nowadays it is a museum and we loved it. You can also buy tkts to go to the top of the Cathedral.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 28 member group of Canadian and American geocachers, had this beautiful cathedral on our tour list. What an amazing church, more than the eyes and brain can take in! Mosaics, that look like paintings, gold everywhere, decorated columns....no wonder many of the Russian royalty...More

Thank garywing
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I really miss Saint Petersburg. I was a foreign student in this city. I've made so many good friends in Russia and I miss them all. The city is really charming. The atmosphere of Saint Petersburg is just amazing. This cathedral is one of the...More

Thank vicentequintero
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Right in the middle of the Fortress, it is the oldest church in St Petersburg. It has the graves of pretty well all the rulers of Russia.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an imposing structure built within the Peter and Paul Fortress by Peter the Great. It is the final resting place of Russian Monarchy from Peter the great to Nicholas II. It boasts of the tallest bell tower among Orthodox Churches. a must visit...More

Thank njan45
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Response from Januarius Z | Reviewed this property |
the cathedral is under renovation, but only the outside. I've been inside in july 2015 as well as in january 2016. last summer the domes were not covered with scaffolding yet. anyway, the cathedral is still working and... More
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