Saint Petersburg Mint
Place: Peter and Paul Fortress On the map
Construction time: 1798-1806
Architect: A. Porto
Name Origin: since the times of Peter the Great to the present day coins are minted in this place; however, the banknotes are printed in the other place.
Interesting fact: You can determine the origin of any Russian coins by the special stamp under the left paw of the eagle on the reverse side. If you find there the stamp with the letters СПМД, it means that this coin was minted in St. Petersburg.