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City news, 23.09.2004 13:24

Sestroretsk Birthday

sestroretsk_birthday Sestroretsk was founded by Peter the Great in 1714. The first building in the area was the Tsarís residence, Northern Monplaisir. Shortly after the Sestroretsk Armory Plant, which used to be one of the countryís main arsenals was founded. Today Sestroretsk is one of the biggest resort and sanatorium centers in Russiaís Northwest.

News source: times.spb.ru

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