Peterhof is a really outstanding monument of Russian culture of the 18-19 centuries. Residence was founded close to St. Petersburg, the Northern Capital of the country, in early 18th century by Peter the Great and aimed to become the most luxurious Royal summer residence. Delightful parks, fountains of different forms and types (total 176), 4 cascades, majestic palaces, gilded statues of ancient gods and heroes, remarkable collections of sculptures, paintings and decorative arts makes Peterhof a unique and priceless world heritage.
Unforgettable beauty of complex fountains, parks and palaces, made Peterhof the most attractive suburban of the Northern Capital of Russia.
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