Sand Sculpture Festival-2018 "WORLD MASTERPIECES" will give guests and residents of Saint-Petersburg a chance to admire the cultural heritage of different countries, gathered together in the heart of our city.

The list of sculptures presented at the festival includes such world heritage reproduced in sand sites as the carved Milan Cathedral, the mysterious Mayan pyramid, the Colossus of Rhodes, the mysterious Egyptian Sphinx and the sculptures of Ramses II, which became symbol of Egypt along with the pyramids. The Central and the highest composition of the Sand Sculpture Festival-2018 will be the Church of the Transfiguration from the world-famous Kizhi island in Karelia, assembled without a single nail. This sculpture will be a record high for all the years of the Sand Sculptures Festival in St. Petersburg, and will be as much as TEN meters high!!! This choice was made by the organizers to outline the antiquity and immortality of the great creations of human hands, while their sand copies are short time masterpieces.


Tickets are available in the ticket offices of the Sand Sculpture Festival directly on the territory of the beach of Peter and Paul fortress.
Adult 350 rubles
Children 250 rubles
Students & Pensioners 300 rubles
Kids less than 5 years old FREE


From May 25th till September 9th2018. Daily 10.00-22.00.
Information: +7(964)3271863
2Is photo/video recording allowed?
Yes, any visitor of the Festival can make as much photo and video as he likes for free.
3Can I buy tickets online?
No. Tickets are available in the ticket offices in the Festival territory. We accept cash and bank cards.
4How long Festival will work?
Sand Sculpture Festival will last three and a half months. All sculptures will save their original look till beginning of the autumn.
5Where Sand Sculpture Festival is situated?
Festival is placed in the very center of St.Petersburg. Closest metro station is Gorkovskaya.


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