Summer Garden (Letny Sad) and Summer Palace of Peter I, St. Petersburg

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Tour the rooms once occupied by Peter the Great and his wife, Catherine, at Summer Garden (Letny Sad) and Summer Palace of Peter I. The simple, Dutch-style mansion houses 14 rooms, including the tsar's study, his bedroom, and the apartments of the empress on the upper floor. The vestibules, oak stairs, and both kitchens are the only elements of the original 18th-century interior. Peruse period paintings, furniture, tapestries, glassware and china, oak panels, engravings, and painted stoves. The permanent exhibit features the clothes and other personal belongings of the royal couple. Take a walk through the summer garden to admire its numerous marble sculptures depicting allegorical, mythological, and historical figures, such as Roman emperors. Look for the earliest and one of the most notable statues in the garden--"Psyche and Cupid." Put Summer Garden (Letny Sad) and Summer Palace of Peter I and other St. Petersburg attractions into our St. Petersburg road trip planning tool , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • August 19, 2017
    Very beautiful park! Attend better in summer, weather permitting. Groomed lanes, sufficient number of benches, fountains, lots of marble sculptures (copies of earlier ordered by Peter the great). There is a pond with birds, which you can watch for hours. And of course the pond with historic gazebo, Peter's House and Cafe, serving and today (near her toilets, paid). When we hiked two days in a row, Park performed artist-puppeteer, attracted kids to speak, very cute)))
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  • August 14, 2017
    Be sure to visit the summer garden and vegetable garden. physic Then drink tea in the teahouse or coffee in the coffee. All recommend!
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  • August 5, 2017
    If you look at the reviews written here all summer in the palace garden full of petergof mistake and wrote, the fact that he is not ereumitajyu on the East side of summer garden for the summer garden of Pyotr. Compared to that, but the scale of the park or garden is quite common, the summer palace of petergof gardens should not be compared to the scale itself.
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