Yusupovskiy Palace on Sadovaya, St. Petersburg

See some of the most lavish 19th-century interiors in the city at Yusupovskiy Palace on Sadovaya, also famous as the scene of Grigory Rasputin's assassination. Join a guided tour that takes you through reception rooms and living quarters of the former owner, the extravagant Prince Felix Yusupov, who at the time was the wealthiest man in Russia. Note the different styles of decor in the interiors, embellished with frescoes, tapestries, gilded chandeliers, and period furniture. Do not miss the Rococo private theater on the second floor, which hosts classical concerts and theater performances. In the basement, you'll find a reconstruction of Rasputin's murder and its investigation using photography, documents, and wax figures. The Rasputin tour must be arranged in advance. Add Yusupovskiy Palace on Sadovaya and other attractions to your St. Petersburg trip itinerary using our St. Petersburg trip planner .
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  • Five years of life spent walking through the Park. One of the most beautiful places on the garden for fall ... advise and in the summer, you can sit and dangle legs and mini Lakes, playgrounds. Ducks. Kaif
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  • Take an independent view of the Palace. Very impressive interiors, beauty in every detail. Not too much, there is the opportunity to stop and consider each room. I advise you to visit.
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  • An interesting Palace, we took a comprehensive tour: the murder of Rasputin, ceremonial halls, home theater. The excursion goes 1.5 hours. I advise you to visit.
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