Built in 1733 and capped with a distinctive golden needle, the 400-plus-foot spire is a landmark of the Petersburg skyline. It's also a mausoleum for Russia's royal family, containing the remains of every czar from Peter the Great on. Make sure to catch a perfromance of the Kirov ballet troupe, who performs in the golden Main Hall.
AmenitiesOpen / Closes
- Accessible by Public Transportation
- Performance Space
Neighborhood: Kryukov kan.