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The "Hermit Park" project has a charity and tutorial objective. A certain part of its profit will be transferred into financing the "Warm Home" social charity foundation programs.

Foundation in detail

Sphinxes near the Academy of Fine Arts

Russia, St. Petersburg

The sphinxes standing on the University embankment that are about 3500 years old have a remarkable history. They were found in 1820 during the archaeological dig works in the place of Thebes and taken to Alexandria in order to be sold. While Russia was still discussing whether they would be acquired, the sphinxes were bought by France. However, during the French Revolution the French government let Russia have the sphinxes for 64 000 rubles. They were transported to Saint Petersburg and installed in front of the Academy of Fine Arts.