Monuments and sculptures

The Bronze Horseman
The Bronze Horseman, an impressive monument to the founder of St Petersburg, Peter the Great, stands on Senatskaia Square, facing the Neva River and...
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The Alexander Column
From the creator of the marvelous St. Isaac's Cathedral came this monument to the Russian military victory in the war with Napoleon's France. Named...
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Rostral Columns
These two columns standing on the Strelka ("spit") of Vasilyevsky Island are as much a symbol of St. Petersburg. For over two centuries, they have...
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Monument to Nicholas I
The monument to the iron-willed and notoriously despotic Russian ruler Nicholas I on St. Isaac's Square was built by renowned Russian architect August...
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