Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

No More Memorial Boards on Architectural Monuments in Petersburg?
7.09.2012 16:46
No More Memorial Boards on Architectural Monuments in Petersburg?

Putting memorial boards on memorial buildings in Petersburg may be forbidden: Governor Georgy Poltavchenko submitted the draft law for consideration to the Legislative Assemblies of Petersburg.
      
      The document contains a ban on setting up memorial boards in honor of outstanding persons on facades of architecture monuments, as well as buildings of institutions of science, culture and education. This offer, as is specified in the explanatory note, is expected to protect the architectural outlook of buildings representing historical value.
      
      A deputy of the Yabloko party Maxim Reznik has already expressed his concern about the possibility of adopting the bill, which will break the long-term tradition of setting up memorial boards in Petersburg.
      
      It is expected that the law draft will be considered in the first reading at a parliament session on Wednesday.
      



Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Sights of St. Petersburg Architecture of St. Petersburg Memorial Boards Architecture Monuments  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Multimedia Exhibition "French Impressionism" in Moscow
09.03.2019
Gorky Moscow Art Theater to Stage a Play about the Shooting of the Romanovs Family
09.06.2019
Andrei Rublev Museum Presents the Images of Fire in Christian Art
08.02.2019
Buddhist Art and Culture Festival Orientalia in Moscow
31.01.2019
Ivan Pohitonov Exhibition in the Tretyakov Gallery
25.10.2019







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Moscow  travel to Russia  Museums of Saint Petersburg  education in Russia  Festivals in Moscow  Tyumen  Russian tourism  Russian Cinema  Volgograd  Russian Music Instruments  Russian investigators  Aircraft Designers  James Blunt  Russian Animation  space  Charity  feminism in Russia  Jubilee  Smolensk  Solovki  Heroism   Yuryevets  Altai Territory  St. Petersburg  Russian arms  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian transportation  Russian research  Russian business  Universiade in Kazan  The Cardigans  Izhevsk  Russian places of interest  Russian sportswomen  Exhibitions in Moscow  Isilkul  Monuments in Moscow  Alessandro Papetti  Exhibitions in Saint Petersburg  Russian regions  Saint Petersburg  Russian movies  Russian musicians  Eurovision  Bolshoi Theatre  World Music  Russia politics  Gennady Zyuganov  Scientific Satellite  pritest actions 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites