personal guide

personal guide


Yusupov Palace

For almost two and half centuries, a stately mansion has stood on the Moika river, in the historical center of St. Petersburg. It was a home to the Yusupov family and its long story keeps lots of legends. I invite you to visit this gorgeous palace, its state rooms, the unique private theatre and of course those rooms, which are historically connected with Rasputin`s murder.

Tour lasts 1,5-2 hours

Russian traditional cuisine

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