South Saint Petersburg

The Southern suburbs of St. Petersburg are the area south of the Obvodny Canal. Although unknown to most visitors, the area boasts gorgeous industrial architecture and magnificent Stalinist buildings, together with monotonous and rather ugly Soviet-era apartment blocks.

Notable Places in the Area

The , is a small Russian Orthodox at 12 Lensoveta Street, in , . Photo: A.Savin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Екатерина Борисова, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Metro station
is a station on the Moskovsko-Petrogradskaya Line of the Saint Petersburg Metro. Photo: Florstein, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Metro station
is a station on the Moskovsko–Petrogradskaya Line of the Saint Petersburg Metro. Photo: A.Savin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

South Saint Petersburg

59.86° or 59° 51' 36" north
30.3315° or 30° 19' 53.5" east
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Also Known As

  • English: Saint Petersburg/South
  • Hebrew: דרום סנקט פטרבורג
  • Italian: Periferia meridionale di San Pietroburgo
  • Russian: Санкт-Петербург/Юг
  • Russian: Юго-запад

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