The Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Petrozavodsk was built in 1826-1832. Today it is not only a religious sanctuary but also a monument of architecture of the 19th century.
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It is no surprise to find a monument dedicated to Peter the Great in Petrozavodsk, since he was the founder of the city.
This 2-meters high bronze statue of the Emperor stands on a grey granite pedestal.... View mapLearn more
The museum of Fine Arts was opened in October 1960. It contains 12,000 items and shows visitors art from Russian and Western Europe as well as local artists.
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The Regional Museum of Karelia is the oldest museum of Petrozavodsk. It was founded in 1871 by famous local searcher: Alexander Ivanov.
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RUSSIA / Karelia Republic / Petrozavodsk
The “Wish Tree” is a tree-shaped sculpture located on the shore of the lake. The inhabitant of the city believe that their wishes will come true if their whisper them to the tree.
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