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The most important religious sites

There are really the most wonderful churches and cathedrals in Saint Petersburg. They play a significant part in the history and appearance of the city. A lot of well-known architects and sculptors created there. A huge amount of effort and money was spent on their construction and interior decoration. So all churches and cathedrals in St Petersburg are worth visiting and learning more.

St Nicholas Naval Cathedral in St Petersburg (summer view)

Saint Nicholas Naval Cathedral, situated on the shore of Kryukov Canal close to Seven Bridges Point and surrounded by water, is a beautiful and quite unusual architectural monument of baroque. The Cathedral is cross-shaped and adorned with 68 columns. The facade is bright blue, symbolizing…