The first column of St. Isaac's Cathedral

01 April, Wednesday

On April 1, 1828 the first column of St. Isaac's Cathedral was erected

The imperial family, foreign guests and many architects (who came from abroad especially for the occasion) joined the celebration along with common citizens. A platinum medal with an image of Alexander I was put under the new column.

April 1, 1828
  • Address: Saint Petersburg, Isaakiyevskaya ploshchad, 4
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