Palace Bridge (in Russian — Dvortsoviy Most) — one of the well-known visit cards of St. Petersburg. You can visit this sight during you walking tour to the center of the city or during special bus tour at night. Because at night two parts of bridge are separated. It is very beautiful with illumination.
Drawn by the night making foot travel between various parts of the St. Petersburg impossible. That made for moving boats. For making Neva river navigation possible. However, o lot of russian songs and tales tell us a lot of ridiculous stories connected with this fact.
Here some facts about bridge:
- Total length 260.1 meters,
- Width 27.8 metres,
- Opened December 23, 1916.
Before this, his function was executing by the temporary pontoon bridge.
Palace Bridge is situated at the most famous and visited place of the city. He connected line: Nevsky prospect, Palace Square and Vasilievsky Island. In addition, spans Neva River.
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