Northwestern Federal District

Northwestern Federal District is one of the eight federal districts of . It consists of the northern part of . Its population was 13,616,057 according to the 2010 Census, living in an area of 1,687,000 square kilometers.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Bronze Horseman is an equestrian statue of in the Senate Square in , . is situated 4½ km north of Northwestern Federal District. Photo: Godot13, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The was erected in the vast Square, , in 1814 to commemorate the Russian victory over Napoleon. is situated 3 km west of Northwestern Federal District. Photo: Florstein, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The or Yusupov Palace was once the primary residence in St. is situated 4 km northwest of Northwestern Federal District. Photo: A.Savin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Library
The in Saint Petersburg, is not only the oldest public library in the nation, but also the first national library in the country. is situated 4 km north of Northwestern Federal District. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Localities in the Area

, known as Petrograd in 1914-1924 and Leningrad in 1924-1991, is the second largest city of Russia, with 5 million inhabitants, and the former capital of the Russian Empire. Photo: Albabos, CC BY 3.0.

The of is the area of main interest to the traveler, home to most attractions of the metropolis. Photo: Florstein, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Southern suburbs of St. Petersburg are the area south of the Obvodny Canal. Photo: Ирина Смирнова, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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