Ploschad Muzhestva (Saint Petersburg Metro)

Ploshchad Muzhestva (Russian: Пло́щадь Му́жества, Square of Fortitude) is a station of the Saint Petersburg Metro. Opened on 31 December 1975. The station got its name because of its location next to the eponymous square (roundabout). The square and the station were designed as a starting point on the way to Piskaryovskoye Memorial Cemetery where are buried hundreds of thousands mostly civilian victims of the 1941-44 siege of the city during World War II.

Ploshchad Muzhestva
Saint Petersburg Metro station
Station Hall
LocationKalininsky District
Saint Petersburg
Russia
Coordinates59°59′59.08″N 30°21′58.17″E
Owned bySaint Petersburg Metro
Line(s) Kirovsko-Vyborgskaya Line
PlatformsIsland platform
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
Depth67
History
Opened31 December 1975
Services
Preceding station   St Petersburg Metro   Following station
toward Devyatkino
Kirovsko-Vyborgskaya Line


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