This marvelous seaside residence, built by Peter the Great, infatuates you from the very first sight. Dazzling gold and glittering fountain streams springing up to the sky – this is the fairy tale becoming real. Carefully manicured gardens are full of hidden treats like music bands and practical jokes. Peterhof has got more than 20 museums to offer, ranging from the former official main summer Imperial Grand Palace and ending with one of the first Russian telegraph stations. Peterhof visit is surely an experience which would delight the whole family.
Of course, many people consider the Grand Palace to be the must-see in Peterhof. However, this museum complex boasts of interesting off-the-beaten-track palaces and pavilions that you can’t but enjoy.
Among them are: