3 Leningrad (St.Petersburg) in 1952 [photos]

Leningrad (St.Petersburg) in 1952 [photos]

Posted on February 25, 2018 by tim

Some of the photos from long gone days of USSR – it’s Leningrad (now Petersburg) city. Starting with a Sphynx near the Neva river.

Monument to Russian author Krylov in Summer Garden.

“Engineer’s castle”

Monument to Przhevalski – traveller and scientist.

The view across the Neva river to the Arrow of the Vasiliy Island.

Monument to Matrosov, guy who covered his chest enemy firepower and thus saved his comrades.

State Hermitage, ex-Tsar’s Winter Palace.

St.Isaac’s cathedral.

The ethnographic museum.

Monument to the Kirov.


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3 Responses to “Leningrad (St.Petersburg) in 1952 [photos]”

  1. RB says:

    I love the winter palace with the statues holding up the roof.

  2. Slaven says:

    Beautiful pictures. Full of serenity and pride. Slava CCCP.

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