6 Sights in Pushkin, Russia (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Pushkin, Russia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Pushkin, Russia.

List of cities in Russia Sightseeing Tours in Pushkin

1. Девушка с кувшином

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"Girl with a Jug" is a fountain in the Catherine Park of Tsarskoye Selo in St. Petersburg, a monument of landscape architecture and sculpture of the early XIX century of federal and international importance, became known as the "Tsarskoselskaya statue". The sculpture became a poetic symbol of the Tsarskoye Selo Gardens. According to Vsevolod Petrov, a senior researcher at the Painting Department of the Russian Museum, the sculpture represents the pinnacle of Pavel Sokolov's work and belongs to the most beautiful achievements of Russian landscape sculpture.

Wikipedia: Девушка с кувшином (RU)

2. Чесменская колонна

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The Chesme Column is a rostral column in the Catherine Park at the Catherine Palace, a former Russian royal residence at Tsarskoye Selo, a suburb of Saint Petersburg. The column commemorates three Russian naval victories in the 1768–1774 Russo-Turkish War: the Battle of Chios, the Battle of Chesma and the Battle of Mytilene. It was constructed from 1774 to 1778 in the large pond of the landscape park of the Catherine Palace to Antonio Rinaldi's designs.

Wikipedia: Chesme Column (EN)

3. Церковь иконы Божией Матери Знамение

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The Star of the Church of the Mother of God "Znamenie" is an active Orthodox church in the city of Pushkin near St. Petersburg, located on Dvortsovaya Street, in the city center, next to the Catherine Palace. The temple is the oldest building of the Tsarskoye Selo Palace and Park Ensemble, the first stone building of Tsarskoye Selo.

Wikipedia: Знаменская церковь (Пушкин) (RU)

4. Kagul obelisk

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The Kagul Obelisk in Tsarskoye Selo is one of several such structures erected on behest of Catherine II of Russia in 1772 to commemorate Pyotr Rumyantsev's victory in the Battle of Kagul. Designed by Antonio Rinaldi, the dark grey-and-red marble obelisk stands in the landscape park of the Catherine Palace.

Wikipedia: Kagul Obelisk (EN)

5. Pushkin

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The monument to A. S. Pushkin in Pushkin is one of the most famous monuments to Pushkin. It was in Tsarskoye Selo among lyceum students that the idea of a monument to Pushkin first arose, however, it was decided to install the first monument to the poet in Moscow, where he was born.

Wikipedia: Памятник А. С. Пушкину (Пушкин) (RU)

6. The Catherine Palace

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The Catherine Palace is a Rococo palace in Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin), 30 km south of St. Petersburg, Russia. It was the summer residence of the Russian tsars. The Palace is part of the World Heritage Site Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments.

Wikipedia: Catherine Palace (EN)

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