The film tells about the architectural monuments of the city of Leningrad. The theater and film actor Vsevolod Dmitrievich Larionov reads (behind the scenes) excerpts from the poem by A.S. Pushkin's "The Bronze Horseman". The city of Leningrad. Monument to A.S. Pushkin on Arts Square. Palace Square. General Staff Building. Winter Palace [building of the headquarters of the Guards Corps]. The Chariot of Victory on the Arch of the General Staff Building. Alexander Column. Decembrists' Square (Senate Square). Monument to Peter I "The Bronze Horseman". Senate and Synod building. Monument to A.V. Suvorov at Suvorov Square. Drama Theater named after A.S. Pushkin on Ostrovsky Square. The building of the Astoria hotel. Neva River. Palace Embankment. Palace (movable) bridge over the Neva river. Divorced Palace Bridge. Cars stand at the bridge span. Barges, a motor ship and a boat sail along the river. Spit of Vasilyevsky Island. Rostral columns. Allegorical figures at the foot of the Rostral columns. The building of the Central Naval Museum. The movement of a passenger car on the Birzhevaya Square. Isaac's Square. Saint Isaac's Cathedral. Monument to Nicholas I. Column capitals of St. Isaac's Cathedral. The Fontanka River. Lomonosov Bridge. Griboyedov Canal. Bank bridge. Sculptures of winged lions holding a bridge. Anichkov bridge. Statues of horse tamers on the Anichkov bridge. A sprinkler is watering the bridge. The movement of cars along one of the streets of the city. University embankment. The building of the Kunstkamera. Sphinxes. Admiralteyskaya embankment. Admiralty. Spire of the Admiralty. Florentine lions at the eastern pavilion of the Admiralty. Deserted street of Leningrad. Buildings of houses. Church. Sunrise over the city.