St. Isaac's Cathedral2464 Votes Currently Open
- Address: St Isaac's Square, 4, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 190000, Saint Petersburg
- Timings: 10:30 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Phone: +7-8123159732
- Ticket Price: 250 RUB
- Time Required: 00:45 Mins
- Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Landmark, Family And Kids, Architecture , Cathedral
St. Isaac's Cathedral or Isaakievskiy Sobor as it is locally called is the largest cathedral for the Russian Orthodox Church in the city of Saint Petersburg. Built as a dedication to Saint Isaac of Dalmatia, this church bears references to quite a few styles of architecture.
Most prominent among these styles of architecture are the eminent Late Neoclassical influences which have gone together in creating a sort of cross between a Byzantine and Greek church. Construction of the church began in 1818 and it took forty years to complete in 1858. Originally commissioned by Tsar Alexander I, the designs of this church had gone through substantial amounts of criticism until the emperor himself had to settle the disputes.
Entrance Ticket Details For St. Isaac's Cathedral
- Booking tickets and admission is terminated 30 minutes before the museum is closed.
How to Reach St. Isaac's Cathedral
- Gostiny Dvor station
- Russian Cafe "Venezia"
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76% of people who visit Saint Petersburg include St. Isaac's Cathedral in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
50.25% of people start their St. Isaac's Cathedral visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see St. Isaac's Cathedral
50.34% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting St. Isaac's Cathedral