Our city

St.Peterburg was founded in 1703 by a Russian tsar Peter the Great. The new city was named after the apostle Peter, but has its name changed three times: St.Peterburg, Petrograd, Leningrad, and then, in 1991 St.Petersburg again. By the world’s standards it is a very young city. The city celebrated its 300th birthday in 2003. … Continue reading Our city