Peterhof State Museum Preserve, Peterhof

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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4.6/5 based on 1,500+ reviews on the web
Enter the world of Russian emperors and empresses and surround yourself with opulence and grandeur that are hard to match at Peterhof State Museum Preserve. Now a museum, the imperial palace complex was originally built by Peter the Great at the beginning of the 18th century, and every subsequent ruler added a personal touch to its splendor. Many parts of the complex function as separate museums of different time periods and various aspects of life at the imperial court. From gardens and fountains, to bathhouses and churches--and, of course, a selection of palaces--you can admire the architecture, ornaments, and works of art every step of the way. You can purchase tickets online, and you can plan your visit by only buying tickets for the areas of the palace you intend to see. Put Peterhof State Museum Preserve at the forefront of your travel plans using our Peterhof itinerary builder.
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  • Travel by hydrofoil (45 mins). Be by the canal just before 11 am, the start up of the fountains made tears come to my eyes. This is the most beautiful palace I have ever visited but it would be intere...  read more »
  • Museum-Peterhof Park is a symbolic place not only for visitors, but also of its inhabitants. Since childhood I remember that summer my family definitely went to the Park to enjoy its beauty And lovely Park. at any time of the year, visited him often collegiately in the winter and went sledding. The Park is located between the Palace and the Petergofskim Gulf. It is symmetric, and his alley end or fountain. or Palace. Harmony and magnificence throughout: Big palaces, Marley and Monplezir; Cascades "big" with a statue of Samson, "chessboard Hill" and "Zolotaya Gora" fountains "Eva." Adam "Roman," Sun "," pyramid scheme "and a host of other, equally beautiful. Kids and adults love the fountains "Oak", "Sofas" "Water way". Lovely and flower gardens that adorn the Park. Feel proud that there is such a hometown place of beauty! Of course, now food prices in the Park are expensive and are designed for non-poor tourists, but you can take a snack and will gladly be accommodated on the shore of the Finnish Gulf, admiring the well-fed seagulls sailboats and pleasure craft. Luxury garden and park ensemble!
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  • Of course if you are a tourist, then you certainly must visit the Peterhof. But the locals prefer to not go and ride map engraving Oranienbaum-Lomonosov. Because someone at ohamel prices. Yes and slškom of noise and a lot of tourists.
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