Old Stock Exchange

Биржа

Place: Spit of Vasilyevsky Island On the map

Нептун с двумя реками на фронтоне БиржиConstruction time: 1805-1810

Architect: Jean-François Thomas de Thomon

Style: Classicism

Purpose: Initially the building was built for the stock exchange, until recently there was the largest naval museum in the country. Today it is empty, the museum moved, the fate of the building remains uncertain.

Notable features: On the pediment of the building is a sculpture depicting the sea god Neptune and next to him the figures representing two great rivers, one of it some people say is Neva.

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