A Guide to Peterhof in St Petersburg. This CD-ROM presents Peterhof, a summer residence of Russian tsars near Saint-Petersburg. In 1714, Peter the Great decided to create a residence near St Petersburg as luxurious as the famous Versailles in France (the construction lasted for two centuries). You will see the magnificent Palace and its interiors, the fountains and parks, as well as a present-day Fountain Festival. Narration in English.