From August 18, 2017 to May 18, 2018 the exhibition “Great Guest of Paris. For the 300th anniversary of the visit of Peter I to France "in the Lower Park.
Peter's stay in France in 1717 was the most important event of Russian and European history. It predetermined Russia's entry into the ranks of the great Western powers. Influenced by the authority of France, which during the reign of Louis XIV became one of the most powerful states in Europe, the Russian Tsar gained a new understanding of European politics, economics and culture.