Peter and Paul Fortress

Peter and Paul Fortress

The Peter and Paul Fortress is the original citadel of St. Petersburg, Russia, founded by Peter the Great in 1703 and built to Domenico Trezzini's designs from 1706 to 1740 as a star fortress. In the early 1920s, it was still used as a prison and execution ground by the Bolshevik government.

People died in Peter And Paul Fortress (First 5 people) - Page 0

Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia

Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich of Russia

Grand Duke of Russia

Kondraty Ryleyev

Kondraty Ryleyev

Poet

Alexei Petrovich, Tsarevich of Russia

Alexei Petrovich, Tsarevich of Russia

Princess Tarakanova

Princess Tarakanova

Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich

Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovich

Grand Duke of Russia