All posts tagged "kids"
Theatres in St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg, often called the cultural capital of Russia, lives a rich theatrical life. The first Russian professional theatre was opened in the city in 1756, by the act of Empress Elizaveta Petrovna. Nowadays more than 180...
- Posted July 25, 2015
Interesting events of summer 2015 in St. Petersburg
Almost every weekend various celebrations and festivals are held in St. Petersburg during spring and summer. The biggest and most catchy events are listed below: May 16 – The official annual ceremony of fountains opening will be...
- Posted May 15, 2015
The first cinema was opened in St. Petersburg more than 100 years ago in 1913. At that time it was called “cinematheater” or “big theater of light pictures”-“Pikadilly”. In 1932, under USSR government, the cinema was rebuilt...
- Posted November 12, 2014
Ice Palace Sport and Concert Hall
Ice Palace is the largest and most modern sport and concert complex of the city, holding up to 12,500 people. Various concerts, sporting events, local holidays and festivals are held in the complex on a regularly basis....
- Posted October 8, 2014
Alexander Park and “Mini St. Petersburg”
Alexander Park, which is right opposite to the Peter-and-Paul fortress, is one of the loveliest green spots in the historic center of St. Petersburg. People enjoy walking through its alleys on their way to the Zoo or...
- Posted September 12, 2014
“Grand Maket Russia” Museum
More than 400 world-class modelers, artists, computer scientists and managers were involved in the creation of the Grand Maket Russia. The project gives visitors a unique vision of our big and diverse country. Modern thinking suggests life...
- Posted September 10, 2014
Most thrilling events of summer 2014 in St. Petersburg
«White Night Stars» Music Fest, May 28 – July 31 The world famous Mariinsky Theatre holds the Opera, Ballet and Music Annual Festival run by Valery Georgiev. More than 200 performances are to be shown on the...
- Posted June 29, 2014
Divo-Ostrov Amusement park
The city amusement park “Divo-Ostrov” (Island of Wonders) is located on Krestovsky Island of Petrogradsky District, close to the Gulf of Finland coastline. The park is well equipped and creates a unique world for adults and children....
- Posted May 15, 2014
300th Anniversary Park in St. Petersburg
The 300th anniversary park in St. Petersburg is located uptown near the Gulf of Finland and was opened in honor of St Petersburg’s 300th anniversary. The park is situated in the northwest area near Primorsky Prospect in...
- Posted May 9, 2014
Yusupov palace – the gem of Russian nobility
St. Petersburg has an unusual place where you can see the Russian Royalty’s palace, famous for its aristocratic interiors. The spacious entrances with majestic columns, the unique home-theatre of the 18th century, lots of performances, plays and...
- Posted May 5, 2014