In June and July in St. Petersburg you can expect a good warm weather and to experience the beauty of famous white nights. The temperature may vary between 15-30 degrees C. Rainy days may occur. You may look the weather forecast in the net.
St. Petersburg is called Venice of the North, and in fact it is "cultural capital" of Russia. The magnificent Hermitage and Russian Museum can give a flavour of the cultural image of the city, where you can find a numerous theatres and the famous Russian ballet. You can look here some news about cultural life of the city. For someone more inclined towards nature, the Russian czars residences, for example Pavlovsk, Peterhoff, and Pushkin, can offer a pleasant hostage; or alternatively one can take an unforgettable boat trip through river Neva and the city channels.
Here you can see some images, which give a shadow of St. Petersburg's beauty.
(Neva river; Nikolsky cathedral; St. Peter and St. Paul church; Smolny cathedral; St. Isaac cathedral; Troitsky cathedral; cathedral of St. Alexander Nevsky Abbey):
More photos of St. Petersburg at "Wandering Camera"
More photos of St. Petersburg at "Photoline":
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Paintings (by Rudolf Yakhnin, 1938-1997):
Russian ballet: "Gizelle" and "Swan Lake" in Mariinsky Theatre
Some other photos of ballet in Mariinsky Theatre
Here is a small part of one of numerous collections of Hermitage:
Titian. Danae. 1446-1453.
Leonardo da Vinci. Madonna Litta. 1490.
Raphael. Madonna Conestabile. 1503.
In Russian Museum you can see Russian art from antique icons to the modern paintings:
Unknown author. The Mother of God of Tenderness of Belozersk. First Half of the 13th Century.
Repin. Cossacks Write an Answer to the Turkish Sultan. 1880-1891.
Aivazovsky. The Ninth Wave. 1850.
Vrubel. A Six-winged Seraph. 1904.
More paintings from the Russian Museum