Government agencies

The National Library of Russia
The NLR is currently ranked among the world’s major libraries. It has the second richest library collection in the Russian Federation, a treasury of...
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The Admiralty
The Admiralty is one St. Petersburg's oldest and most important buildings, opposite the Winter Palace and the focal point for three of the city's main...
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Senate and Synod Building
This immense building in high neoclassical style was built for the two most important administrative organs of the Imperial Russian government, the...
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Headquarters building Guards Corps
Headquarters of Guards Corps building was built after the General Staff was constructed, the concept of the building was to make it fit in the design...
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General Staff building
This spectacular, crescent-shaped neoclassical building, most famous for its central triumphal arch, which brings pedestrians out on to Palace Square...
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Assignation Bank Building
The source of the first paper money to be circulated in Russia, the Assignation Bank was founded in 1769 on orders of Catherine the Great. In 1782...
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