The Bronze Horseman or The Statue of Peter the Great in Sankt Petersburg

The Bronze Horseman or The Statue of Peter the Great in Sankt Petersburg

The equestrian statue of Peter the Great in Sankt Petersburg, known as the Bronze Horseman, is a tribute to the founder of the city. This fascinating monument is one of the most important sights of the city and an important symbol in the same time. The royal statue of Peter the Great riding a splendid bronze horse was a gift from Catherine the Great to the city founded by its predecessor or to the honor of this. The german-born Princess Catherine, who married a Romanov was keen to stre... [ read more ]