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- Winter Palace - Now the site of the Hermitage Museum
- St. Isaac's Cathedral - One of the largest domed buildings in the world, the largest at the time it was build
- Peter and Paul Fortress - A former political prison, occupies a dominant position in the centre of town
- the equestrian statue of Peter the Great, - One of the most recognisable symbols of the city, installed in senate square in 1782
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...t often overlooked is the Russian Museum, housing the largest Russian art collection in the world.
Outdoors, merge with the throngs on Nevsky Prospect, lined with splendid sights as it traverses rivers and canals all the way across the centre, or amble around Summer Garden, the city´s oldest and most beautiful park.
Always a prize destination for lovers of classical music, opera and ballet, St Petersburg has more recently also become Russia´s trendiest city. Nightclubs, bars and live music venues all jostle for your rubles, and the restaurant scene has grown staggeringly diverse.