In June 2016 in St. Petersburg was held the festival “Imperial Gardens of Russia” . In this year the main theme of the festival was children – flowers of life.
Photos of festival you can see in the gallery Imperial Gardens of Russia IX.
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In June 2017 in St. Petersburg took a place the anniversary festival "Imperial Gardens of Russia". In this year the main theme of the festival was the avant-garde in the garden and park art. From here the festival took its name - AVANGARDENS.
On these photos made in the spring of 2016, you can see how the restoration of the "Own Villa" in the Palace and Park Ensemble "Sergievka" is proceeding.
Down to the middle of the eighteenth century only timber was used in St. Petersburg for bridges and embankments. In the 1720s, it is true, Peter I did have a masonry embankment-the city's first-built around a small boat basin in the Summer Gardens, next to the Summer Palace and the Fontanka.