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Monument To Peter the Great at Mikhailovskiy Castle

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Peter the Greats grandson built it for his Grandfather

Important equestrian statue in front of Mikhailovskiy Castle that is well known by locals, Peter... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
WW_Traveller023
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Sydney, Australia
Equestrian statue of Peter I in front of Mikhailovskiy Castle

There are several Peter the Great monuments around St. Petersburg including a nice equestrian... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
BradJill
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Jun 24, 2018
“Peter the Greats grandson built it for his Grandfather”
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“Equestrian statue of Peter I in front of Mikhailovskiy Castle”
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Important equestrian statue in front of Mikhailovskiy Castle that is well known by locals, Peter the Greats grandson built it to honour his Grandfather. Try to pick a nice day to visit as it is looked a bit dreary on the rainy day we visited.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

There are several Peter the Great monuments around St. Petersburg including a nice equestrian statue found in front of the Mikhailovskiy Castle. Designed by Italian sculptor Carlo Rastrelli and completed between 1745-47, this Peter the Great monument wasn't erected until 1800. Here you see a...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is an impressive statue of Peter the Great, sitting astride a horse in front of the main entrance to Mikhailovskiy Castle. Very similar to many other statues around St Petersburg, but quite a nice one.

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