A magnificent monument to Romanticism on the Kamenny Island.
Many famous architects from Stackenschneider to Meibom had made an important contribution to its look. Last owner of the mansion in the Tsarist era, a countess Maria Kleinmikhel arranged there grandiose masked balls and receptions, which were the brightest events of high society in Petersburg.
The route will get you acknowledged with the places in Saint Petersburg that have become the scenery for «The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson».
- Address: Saint Petersburg, Naberezhnaya reki Krestovki, 12