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Culture | Visit | Videos  | 27.01.22

Russian President Honoured Memory of Leningrad Siege Victims [Video]


Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the Piskarevskoye Memorial Cemetery in St. Petersburg and paid tribute to the memory of residents and defenders of Leningrad, the siege of which ended exactly 78 years ago.    As specified, about half a million residents and defenders of Leningrad are buried at the Piskarevskoye cemetery, which is the largest

Events | St. Petersburg | Fun  | 01.09.21

International Choirs Festival-Competition to Be Held in Leningrad Region


The Artistic Director of the choral festival of the Leningrad Region, Mikhail Golikov, and the Artistic Director of the German company that organizes international choral events, Interkultur, signed an agreement to hold an international festival competition of choirs in the Leningrad Region in 2023, TASS reports.  “Today we have signed an agreement with Interkultur, which

Fun | Movies  | 06.02.21

Free Film Screenings About Leningrad Blockade Held in Moscow


From January 26 to 28, 2021, at the initiative of the Moscow Victory Museum, an action was held, within which free film screenings were held at almost a thousand venues in 82 Russian regions, dedicated to the 77th anniversary of the lifting of the blockade of Leningrad, the press service of the museum reports.  It is

Recommended | Insight | St. Petersburg  | 05.02.21

Satellite City to Be Built Near St. Petersburg


On the border of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region, it is planned to build a satellite city for 300 thousand inhabitants, the CIAN real estate ads database reports with reference to Sberbank. The bank will allocate a series of loans for the implementation of the large-scale urban project called “Novosaratovka”.   It is planned that

Recommended | Fun | Music  | 04.01.20

Leningrad Music Band: First Russian Group on Coachella Festival


Leningrad music group will perform at the Coachella Festival in California in 2020. This was reported on the official Instagram of the event.  In addition, the information was confirmed by the leader of the band, Sergey Shnurov, who published a poem on this subject on his Instagram-page. Leningrad will perform on the same day as