Peterhof, Petergof, or Peterhoff may refer to: Peterhof Palace, a palace complex in St. Petersburg, Russia; Petergof (Peterhof), a municipal town under jurisdiction of St. Petersburg, Russia, where the palace complex is located; 13923 Peterhof, an asteroid; USS Peterhoff, a British ship captured by the Union Navy during the American Civil War
Petergof is named after the Peterhof Grand Palace, a sixteen-meter-high bluff lying less than a hundred meters from the shore. The so-called Lower Gardens ( Nizhny Sad ), at 1.02 square kilometers (0.39 sq mi) comprising the better part of the palace complex land area, are confined between this bluff and the shore, stretching east and west for roughly 200 meters (660 ft).
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Located just in 30 minutes ride from Saint Petersburg, Peterhof attracts tourists from all over the world. This former summer residence of the imperial family is famous for its parks and palace, and, in particular, the outstanding Lower Park and the Upper Garden decorated with exquisitely designed fountains that turn this park assembly into a genuine piece of art.
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