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Wish we could have stayed longer

We only went here because it was part of the combo ticket, but it turned to be one of the best... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
Bulverde, Texas
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A hidden gem museum -- see how everyone in St. Petersburg lives up to 1918!

Make sure to see the Commandant’s House, within the Peter and Paul Fortress, a museum to the... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2016
Boston area
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20 Aug 2018
“The history of Peter and Paul fortress”
29 Jul 2016
“It could be improved...”
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Peter & Paul Fortress | metro Gor'kovskaja, St. Petersburg, Russia
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

After you pay a combined ticket for all the exhibition you are waiting to see something that will excite you..But the only things that you see is some old clothes and chairs..Some old tables and nothing else..Maybe also a map for all the fortress but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

This house hosts the local history museum of Saint petersburg. Don't be put off by the first floor, which is horrible and smells funny. It gets better later on. However, almost everything is in Russian and information in English is rather basic.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We only went here because it was part of the combo ticket, but it turned to be one of the best museums at the fortress. It shows the every day history of St. Petersburg. great for people who are interested in history like me, but...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

Make sure to see the Commandant’s House, within the Peter and Paul Fortress, a museum to the history of St. Petersburg up to 1918. This museum didn’t emphasize the monarchy and the palaces as much as the development of the rest of the city, providing...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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