Cathedral of Saint Apostles Peter and Paul

Cathedral of Saint Apostles Peter and Paul – Peterhof, Russia

Constructed in 1905, the Cathedral of Saint Pre-Eminent Apostles Peter and Paul is Peterhof's most significant church that has survived. Created to a design by the architect Nikolay Sultanov, this church can be seen from a long distance, beyond the city limits. A perfect view of the Cathedral is provided both from the Gulf of Finland and from the side of the railway. Since Peterburgskoye Highway passes by the Cathedral itself, tourist buses stop virtually next to it. The Cathedral is over 60 meters high. Its five spires have the shape of a tent. They form a kind of attics…