Peter & Paul Fortress
The 122.5m-high bell tower in the Peter & Paul Fortress remains the city’s tallest structure. It offers a small exhibition about...
SS Peter & Paul Cathedral
SS Peter & Paul Cathedral, in the grounds of Peter & Paul Fortress, has a magnificent baroque interior, quite different from...
The Artillery Museum is housed in the fort’s original arsenal, across the moat from the Peter & Paul Fortress. It chronicles...
This swank spot is part restaurant, part lounge and 100% upper-class. Set within the western bastion of the Peter & Paul Fortress,...
Chin Chin Café
Evoking the salubrious atmosphere of pre-WWII Shanghai (they even have the Tintin comic The Blue Lotus on hand to read) is this elegant...
Peter & Paul Fortress information
Lonely Planet review
Set aside a chunk of time to explore the Peter & Paul Fortress as there’s plenty to do and see. Individual tickets are needed for each of fortress’s attractions so the best deal is the combined entry ticket which allows access to all the exhibitions on the island (except the bell tower) and is valid for 10 days.