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Gardens and Parks

Gardens and Parks
The Summer Garden
The Summer Garden

The Summer garden was a first regular garden in Petersburg. It was planned as the summer residence of Peter I. In 1704 the first works in the future garden were made by I.Matveev. He created the borders of the garden, projected the first layout and drained earth. In 1709 the active building of the ensemble of the garden began. J.-B. Le Blond and M.Zemtzov directed the creation of the garden.


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The Botanical Garden
The Botanical Garden

The Botanical Gardens of the institute of V.Komarov are situated on the Pharmaceutical Island (Aptekarsky). At first Peter I ordered to create the Pharmaceutical garden for the raising of herbs on the Crow?s Island. In time the whole island got the title ? Pharmaceutical. Under Catherine II fruits and vegetables were purveyed for the Imperial board from the Pharmaceutical garden.


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The Rumiantsev Garden
The Rumiantsev Garden

Rumyantsevsky garden, located on the University embankment, was created in 1866-1867. It was laid out on the place of the Gala Parade ground of the Military School, occupied Menshikov?s palace. In 1818 C.Rossi moved the obelisk ?To the victories of the count Rumyantsev? from the Mars Field to the center of the parade ground.


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