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Yusupov Palace on Moika

Emb. Reki Moiki, 94, St. Petersburg 190000, Russia
+7 812 314-98-92
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The horrific murder of Rasputin, the notorious "mad monk," took place in this stately palace, which offers guided tours of the scene of the crime.
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Emb. Reki Moiki, 94, St. Petersburg 190000, Russia
+7 812 314-98-92
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the Palace where they desperately tried to kill Rasputin. A bit crowded, get a smaller tour group, and you will have no problems getting around. You have to pay a fee to photograph as well as the entrance fee. Worth the stop.

Thank Lovetocruise2020
Reviewed 6 days ago

very interesting palace, great story with the murder of the somewhat murky character Rasputin. Loved the in house theatre. Another lavish must see place in St Petersburg.

Thank Lino L
Reviewed 6 days ago

While walking through St Petersburg, I took a walk to the Yusopov Palace on Moika and, as i had been enthralled by Russian history and the story of Rasputin from the days of my youth, I toured this palace. It was beautiful and indicative of...More

Thank In_Search_of_Roo
Reviewed 6 days ago

You get two attractions when you visit Moika Palace, also known as Yusupov Palace on the Moika River: Attraction #1: The scene of, and story behind, the murder of Russian mystic Grigori Rasputin in 1916. To borrow from the game "Clue," Rasputin is killed by...More

1  Thank AlpinerHut
Reviewed 6 days ago

Yusupov Palace was first envisioned in 1770 Over the years adjacent apartments were purchased and eventually had the rococo style theater included. Coats and bags are checked and if not included in a tour, tickets to photograph inside is required. We were on a timed...More

1  Thank jim t
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Yusupov Palace in the afternoon of our last day, but it was the best part of St Petersburg for me. Such a lovely palace, but like others have said, you are ushered through rather quickly. Our Guide from JL Travel took us into...More

Thank Di12014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arrival with the VOYAGES JULES VERNE escorted prepaid tour, I bought a photo permit for a nominal fee, which was lavishly receipted and pinned on. Difficult to get decent photos in the basement (see photo). Plenty to see around the rest of the palace...More

Thank juliant919
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a very short tour of the place where Rasputin was shot. Very interesting and eerie, but you need a good guide to lead you through the story of the murder. Did not visit other parts of the palace so cannot comment. When I was...More

Thank Visnu K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this place with Alla tours, so didn't get a great deal of time there but enjoyed learning about Rasputins assassination and seeing where it happened. The highlight for me was the very lavish private theatre inside the palace. Sadly most of the original furniture...More

Thank SPDLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a highlight in St Petersburg for me. So fascinating. A gorgeous palace owned by the very wealthy aristocratic Yusupov family but also where they assassinated Rasputin! Incredibly well reconstructed sets of scene of getting crime and a great tour of an amazing palace...More

Thank sailingby09
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Can you tell me the name of the a Capella quartet currently performing at the Palace Theater during tours? Thanks!
6 July 2016|
Response from Suzana P | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I can't remember. :-( I am sorry.
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