Elaginskii Dvorets (Yelagin Palace), St. Petersburg
4 Yelagin island, St. Petersburg 197
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Set on the bank of Yelagin Island is a small palace bearing the same name as the island itself. After spending a peaceful ... More
Elaginskii Dvorets (Yelagin Palace)
Set on the bank of Yelagin Island is a small palace bearing the same name as the island itself. After spending a peaceful afternoon on the island, many forget to tour this 18th century home, probably because it always appears closed. Itis not. There is a healthy exhibition of decorative applied arts inside. Built for Ivan Yelagin, a Marshall of the Imperial court, the palace's history shows a number of owners: from Yelagin to Orlov, who later sold it to Alexander I, who then gave it to his mother.
This is the first stone building in St. Petersburg. The exterior is nothing special, but the interior is different from
any of the other palaces in the city. The former home of Russia's first Prime Minister, Alexander Menshikov, the ...
Located in the historical centre of St. Petersburg on Malaya Morskaya Street. The hotel is minutes from the Nevsky prospect
and the enchanting cathedrals of Kazansky, St. Peter, St. Paul and St. Isaacs. The Petro Palace Hotel is a ...
The brightly lit and bright yellow Cathedral of the Transfiguration was built by decree of empress Elizabeth on the spot
where the Preobrazhenskii (Transfiguration) Regiment's Grenadier Company Palace had been. It was built between 1743 and 1754. In 1825, ...
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