St. Isaac's Cathedral, St. Petersburg

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This gigantic Neoclassical cathedral was built 1818-58 under the direction of Tsar Alexander I. In Soviet times, it was turned into a museum of atheism and a Foucault pendulum was installed in place o

Go Historic ID
319501
Short URL
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Names
St. Isaac's Cathedral
Affiliations
Heritage Lists
Address

St. Petersburg, Russia
Coordinates
59.934161° N, 30.306087° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015