Vasilievsky Island

The Vasilievsky Island is a borough in situated between the Bolshaya Neva and the Malaya Neva, two main distributaries of the river. Besides the Vasilievsky Island proper it also includes the Dekabristov Island, separated by the Smolenka…

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Leningrad Communist University or LKU was a Soviet teaching establishment designed to create cadres for Party and government work.

Localities in the Area

The Petrograd Side is a borough in consisting of the islands of the northern part of the Neva delta. is situated 3½ km northeast of Vasilievsky Island. Photo: Мария.Б., CC BY-SA 3.0.

Apraksin Yard is a 14 hectares market and retail block in , , currently under a massive long-term renovation project. is situated 4 km east of Vasilievsky Island. Photo: A.Savin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 7 km north of Vasilievsky Island. Photo: Dinamik, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Vasilievsky Island

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