Institute for International Liberal Education and Bard Abroad Present
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Virtual City Tour of St. Petersburg
To join via Zoom: https://bard.zoom.us/j/91015022273
10:00 am – 11:00 am EST/GMT-5
In this virtual city tour of St. Petersburg, the second largest city of Russia, we will see the main sights that attract visitors from all over the world: Palace Square with the Hermitage Museum, Peter and Paul Fortress, Mariinsky Opera and Ballet Theatre, Smolny Cathedral, etc. We will learn why St. Petersburg is called the Northern Venice, what went wrong when Nevsky prospect was constructed, and why the fist museum had to attract its visitors with cakes and vodka.
Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am EST/GMT-5
Location: Online Event