We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (51)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Mar 2018
“A great square where history stands still”
29 Jan 2017
“Soviet architecture in Petersburg”
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Moskovsky prospekt 212, St. Petersburg 196066, Russia
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience House of Soviets
from US$60.00
More Info
from US$90.00
More Info
Reviews (47)
Filter reviews
4 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 23 March 2018

This St. Petersburg square is renowned for its fountains and monumental buildings. The House of Soviets is the major building that stands out with a huge statue of Lenin in the fore ground. This was planned to be the centre of Soviet Russia in St...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank KCJena900
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Together with the statue of Lenin and the monument to the heroes of the siege of Leningrad nearby, the area is the result of an architectural master plan in Stalinist style, with the usual communist pomp more typical to Moscow than Saint Petersburg. Anyway, the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Carlo R
Reviewed 25 December 2016

This House of Soviets is located in the Moskovsky Prospekt, just a little bit south off the Chesme Palace and Church. We also used Moskovskaya Metro Line to get there from the Historical Center of St. Petersburg. The House of Soviets is the characteristic example...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Nice place to admire the russian big constructions and feel the atmosphere around it!! There is a bus stop in front of it.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank T6606GFpaulap
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 426 nearby hotels
German Club Hotel
12 reviews
.46 miles away
Park Inn by Radisson Pulkovskaya Hotel & Conference Centre St Petersburg
251 reviews
.73 miles away
Prichal Hotel
16 reviews
.75 miles away
Rossiya Hotel
15 reviews
1.22 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 11,673 nearby restaurants
Skazki Shakherezady
81 reviews
.24 miles away
Pryanosti i Radosti
400 reviews
.22 miles away
The Safe
99 reviews
.29 miles away
43 reviews
.28 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3,381 nearby attractions
Monument To Heroic Defenders of Leningrad
178 reviews
.64 miles away
Chesma Church (Chesmenskaya Tserkov)
98 reviews
.36 miles away
Moskovskiy Department Store
16 reviews
.54 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from House of Soviets staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines