On 23 February, 2018 we celebrate the Defender of the Fatherland Day

Defender of the Fatherland Day in 2018 fell on the end of the working week. From this day until Monday warm congratulations, pleasant gifts and feasts await men who were honored with this proud title. The holiday of February 23 is no less loved in Russia than all the others. Turning to history, let's remember that it was established in the Russian SFSR in 1922 as the day the Red Army and Navy. From 1946 to 1993, he was called the Day of Soviet army and Navy.

It is unlikely that the most active persons would like to spend this February holiday by sitting at home. For those who have not yet decided where to go the, portal Visit-Petersburg.ru offers a selection of festive events dedicated to the February 23 — Fatherland Defender's Day.

Celebratory events dedicated to Defender of the Fatherland Day on 23 February, 2018
Saint Petersburg, Sredny prospekt V. O., 77
Saint Petersurg, Bolshoi Prospekt V.O. 103
23 February, 2018, 11:00-19:00
Saint Petersburg, naberezhnaya reki Moiki, 87
Museums that you can visit on the Defender of the Fatherland Day
Saint Petersburg, Basseynaya ul., 32, building 1
Saint Petersburg, Pushkin, Fermskaya doroga, 5A
St. Petersburg, Leitenanta Shmidta embankment, 23 line V.O.
St. Petersburg, Pochtamtskaya ul, 7