St. Petersburg will celebrate the 110th Anniversary of tram

31 August 2017

On 30 September 2017 citizens and guests of the North Capital of Russia will see some extraordinary trams: from first-ever standards to the most modern models.

This day a big celebration, dedicated to this kind of transport will take place in the city. Kronverksky prospekt near Alexandrovsky park will become a venue for this event. Here the Museum of Urban Electric Transport will present “konkas” (the very first trams that is now named “grandmothers of trams”), retro-trams and he latest developments in tram technology – the low-floor trams.

The beginning of celebration will be at 11 o`clock.

We remind that the first rail public transport appeared in our city on 29 September, 1907.