Prince Albert of Monaco arrives in St. Petersburg tonight. The city administration's press service told Rosbalt that he will be in St. Petersburg until August 2. It is planned that Prince Albert will arrive at St. Petersburg's Pulkovo airport tonight. Then he will place flowers at the monument of the hero defenders of Leningrad.
On July 31 the prince will visit the Peter and Paul Fortress, State Hermitage Museum and Pavlovsk. He will also meet with interim St. Petersburg Governor Alexander Beglov. Prince Albert will also attend ceremonies marking the introduction of Nicholai Orlov as the honorary consular of the Kingdom of Monaco in St. Petersburg. On August 1 he will visit Peterhof, Church of Saviour on Spilled Blood, and St. Isaac's Cathedral. He departs St. Petersburg on Saturday morning.