Political tour in St Petersburg with Museum of Political History

Saint Petersburg has always been a city where great things happened. Here emperors used to decide how to rule the huge country or how to win their wars. Many historical episodes and well-known dates refer to this place. Dive deep in a mysterious but beautiful history of Saint Petersburg. Your guide will meet you in your hotel lobby to start your walking tour at once.

• Get your history fix on this political tour of Saint Petersburg
• Be free to ask your professional native guide any questions
• Discover new facts and stories at the Museum of Political History
• Travers centuries of history and feel the magic of the days long gone

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3 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Customizable itinerary
    • Friendly local guide
    • Multiple start times available
    • Private walking tour
    • Must see and off the beaten path
    • Iconic places for photoshoot
    • Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour
    • Meeting in the hotel lobby
    What's excluded :
    • Entrance fees (if any, depends on your preferences)
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: The State Museum of the Political History of Russia, Kuibysheva st., 2/4 Metro: Gorkovskaya, St. Petersburg 198218 Russia

    Get your tour started at the Museum of Political History and immerse yourself in past centuries. It is one of the most famous museums of Russia and the first museum with political life evidence of Russia starting from the 18th century. It has data and exhibits of every important event of Russian policy, which makes it a necessary and very interesting stop of our political journey.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Cruiser Aurora, Petrovskaya / Petrogradskaya Emb. Gorkovskaya Metro, St. Petersburg 197046 Russia

    Visit this 1900 protected cruiser called Aurora, preserved now as a museum ship. She has a great and proud history, having participated in a war against Japan, in the Great October Revolution, and both World Wars. The museum was created to honor everyone who took part in her history and that people could discover more facts about the cruiser.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Peter I House, Petrovskaya Emb., 6 metro Gorkovskaya, St. Petersburg 197046 Russia

    Peter I house is unique at least because it is the first building in Saint Petersburg. In the last century, it became a museum, where everyone can see Peter’s belongings and learn more information about the great emperor.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Solovetsky Stone, St Petersburg, Russia, 197046

    Solovetsky Stone is the memorial of the Soviet Union’s political repressions casualties and freedom fighters.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Troitskiy bridge, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 191186

    Troitsky Bridge is a Cultural heritage site. It is a famous drawbridge constructed between 1897-1903 with memorial plaques for the emperor's marriage and builders who took part in the building of one of the most famous bridges. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the city and the Neva River from the structure!

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Marble Palace, Millionnaya St., 5/11, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

    Marvel at the fascinating Marble Palace, which is not only a historical landmark but an architectural gem as well. It is famous for its luxurious interior and grandiose exterior. Now the museum exhibits modern and historical art and tells about politics and history of Saint Petersburg and Russia in general.

    Learn some interesting facts and details about the most significant episodes from your guide.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Field of Mars (Marsovo Pole), St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

    The last, but not the least stop is the Field of Mars. It is a square with memorials for people who died in the Yaroslavl uprising and Petrograd defense. This beautiful place lets you not only admire the architecture you see but get close and personal with the history of Saint Petersburg.

    Finish your captivating political and history journey at the Field of Mars, or else your private guide can take you back to your hotel. You can discuss all the details with your guide in advance.

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Lobby of your hotel. Please provide the exact name and address of your hotel.Your guide will meet you at your centrally-located hotel, hostel or vacation rentalYou don't need to call to confirm the tour. The local supplier will contact you via email
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • We are serious about taking extra precautions to stop the spread of this virus by practicing regular hand washing and sanitization. We practice social distancing measures through providing private tours only.This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Activity ID: V-11498P198

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