Alexander Column in Palace Square, St Petersburg, with the dome of St Isaac's Cathedral seen to the left and the Admiralty to the right

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RIBApix ref no RIBA44723
CitySt Petersburg
Subject Date1880
Image Date1880
Library Reference37652
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Alexander Column was completed in 1834 and commemorates the war against Napoleon.

Subject tags

government buildings, cathedrals, domes, monuments, obelisks