Architecture

Drama Theatre Komissarzhevskaya

Drama Theatre Komissarzhevskaya keeps an atmosphere of goodwill and friendliness, which he planted many now famous actors cinema speakers here. It all began in 1848 when the building was built Passage, which served not only shopping destination, but also a cultural holiday of St. Petersburg. In the early 20th century, when new owners restructuring was created a small theater room with its own entrance, which began its meteoric rise career Vera Fedorovna Komissarzhevskaya. It was she who, after...

Mansion AE Molchanov

The mansion was built by order of her husband’s famous dramatic actress MG Savina AE Molchanov. External appearance corresponded to the mansion of actress profession, which became the “golden autumn” theatrical stage life. The first floor was occupied by a dining room, an office, a library and a room for theater costumes. On the second floor there are dressing room, dressing room, living room. The interiors are decorated with painted narrative stained glass dedicated to the...

Raskolnikov House

Raskolnikov House or the house Joachim -. House on the intersection of Civic Street, 19 Joinery and lane 5 It is in this house, according to researchers of FM. Dostoevsky lived protagonist of the novel “Crime and Punishment” Rodion Raskolnokov. On the front of the house there is a memorable high relief made of bronze and granite, opened in 1999. Famous St. Petersburg academician and writer D.S.Lihachёv D.A.Granin – made by the authors of the text engraved on a high relief:...

Кshesinskaya mansion

Кshesinskaya mansion, located at the intersection of Bolchaya Dvoryanskaya street (renamed Kuybysheva street) and Kronverksky avenue, is a St-Petersburg art nouveau monument. This architectural style is characterized by asymmetrical design and opulent stylized nature ornaments. The mansion was designed by Alexander von Gogen and built by 1906 for Mathilda Кshesinskaya, Nicholas II’s mistress before he became Tsar. In 1917, the building was ironically turned into Bolsheviks...

The mosaic courtyard of the Small Academy of Arts

Мозаичный дворик — одно из самых необыченых мест Петербурга.Петербург славен своими необычными достопримечательностями, в число которых входят, и, казалось бы, обычные дворы. Обычные-то обычные, да не совсем. В данном случае речь идет о Мозаичном Дворике — видите ли,...

small town

В Александровском парке, недалеко от Петропавловской крепости в июне 2011 года открылся центр Мини-город, где собраны уменьшенные скульптуры главных достопримечательностей Санкт-Петербурга.«Мини-город» — миниатюра центра Санкт-Петербурга. Выполняется в виде...