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Nizhny park | Peterhof State Museum Preserve, Peterhof, St. Petersburg 198516, Russia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing and very elaborate fountain in front of the Grand Palace. Its cascades and numerous sculptures makes one surreal site. At 11 it has grand opening for the day with classical music and it's worth seeing.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank aleksandar1s
Reviewed 8 November 2018

We arrived just in time for the opening of the Bath Block. At exactly 11:00 am classical music filled the air, and the fountains came alive. It was quite cold but the sight definitely warmed our hearts.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ruby B
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Fantastic Fountains with many sculptures you'll please especially the spectacular statue of Samson wrestling the jaws of a lion.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank matt7612
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Golden statues with water flowing everywhere is awesome site to see. They turn the fountains on at 11.00 A.M. Beautiful site to watch

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Velu S
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately, there are several attractions in the Petergof that cause unnecessary fatigue - this is one of them.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The fountains are beautiful and very majestic. Unfortunately there are a lot of pol around so you need to come here armed with patience. There are benches you can sit on to admire the place. Highly recommended to take a stop and wait for the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BoyanaPT
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Part of the main fountain structure - the Bath Block is another great place to see and relish, as it is really spectacular, please do not miss.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Howlo
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Just one of many grand features on the grounds, well done, lots of golden decor. Very beautiful, again on it's own not fantastic but as part of the overall grounds and scheme it is a major contributor.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Fantastic architecture, unbelievable wealth. The garden and many fountains and statues are remarkable.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andre B
Reviewed 9 July 2018

As a part of the Peterhof Palace Gardens, the Bath area is also beautiful. The fountains and perfect gardens offer lots of photo opportunities. This attraction is a must see when in St Petersburg! We were here with our Canada-US geocaching group.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank garywing
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Response from Eve L | Reviewed this property |
I believe that the opening celebration of the summer season/turning the fountains on at Peterhof will be May 19 (White Nights season this year is May 15-early July). Regardless, Peterhof is sufficiently beautiful and... More
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