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The Historic Memorial Museum "smolny"

Saint Petersburg, Russia

Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli began to build the Cathedral in 1748 during the reign of Elizabeth I, and it was completed in 1835 during the reign of Nicholas I by V. P. Stasov. This cathedral has become known as the Cathedral of all educational institutions by imperial decree. In 2004, the Smolny Cathedral became a part of the State Museum "St. Isaac's Cathedral".

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