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Huge ceremonial square used for large presentations

The squre was full of fencing and musical stages as there was obviously a show taking place. It has... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
allanriley9
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Mandurah, Australia
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Nice and peaceful English landscape park

Very nice park in Pushkin town. A peaceful place to hide away from the crowds, to take a walk or to... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
kjoytravel
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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This magnificent palace is most well known for its role during the reign of the last Tsar, Nicholas II, who, with his family, was kept here before being moved to Siberia and then murdered.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Dvortzovaya St., 2 | Tzarskoe Selo, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601, Russia
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

The squre was full of fencing and musical stages as there was obviously a show taking place. It has horse-drawn carriages to hire and is brimming with bundreds of tourists. A great place to sbsorb the local culture.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank allanriley9
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Very nice park in Pushkin town. A peaceful place to hide away from the crowds, to take a walk or to ride a bike.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank kjoytravel
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Most likely, you'llbgo to Catherine's park, but if you are visiting Alexander palace you may as well walk there - 10 minutes or so. Gives an authentic feeling of a landscape park but tends to be under some works quite often. I like going for...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank xuxundaxpu
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Arrive to Pushking and enjoy this free park, free of charge and free of queue... Everything is nice and green (you pay for toilets, like most places in SP) I don't know how could people review that 1 hour is enough, since I spent half...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Aquila N
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I suggest all travelers - travell to kings towns! St Petersburg and its atractions are pictures of rossian kings! Kings made meny efforts to build something nicer and better than the oder kings had allready owned! Alexander park is very large, very atractive and full...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank micaba
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This park named after the Tsar Alexander I Romanov runs to the west of Catherine Palace and covers pretty large area of around 200 ha. We walked here for awhile after seeing the gorgeous Catherine Palace and in the aim to settle our impressions of...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

In the Alexander park is the Arsenal the red building that is in the center of the park. Very nice tour we got (russian only) and the park itself was still very green. Nice colored tree leaves.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank mamoman
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This park is free. If you happen to be in Pushkin for a day or two, this is a nice place to go for a walk and explore. We stayed there for a couple days in August and the weather was nice. Chinese bridge is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank anna y
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This garden is a pleasant reprise from city life in Moscow. Not only that but visit the gardens on the western side of the Kremlin Walls to see the changing of the guard on the hour at the eternal flame for fallen soldiers. Done with...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank JMP158
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Went there only because I had two hours to kill until I could get into Catherine's Palace. Not sure if worth coming all the way from SPb just to visit this park, but great if you have spare time before or after the visit to...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank GoranWembley
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