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Yusupov Palace on Moika River

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The Yusupov Palace is a unique architectural ensemble of styles from the XVIII to XX century. Cultural monument acclaimed as an "encyclopedia" of St. Petersburg aristocratic interiors. The palace and manor complex were built over two centuries and...more
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Emb. Reki Moiki, 94, St. Petersburg 190000, Russia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Although the claim to fame of this palace is as the location of Rasputin’s murder, there is more to it. The Yusupov family were important features of Russian social and political history, and that makes this place worth a visit. The formal reception rooms are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very well renovated palace. Audioguide was included in price, I really liked it. Workers were very polite!!! I liked everything about that place. I would love to visit it again.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kerst1n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in the morning with a guide which save us from the long waiting line. This palace is marvelous, beautifully decorated with so much history behind. Must see

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CatLe
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Their place is just like any palaces in St. Petersburg. If you have visited Winter Palace, give this place a miss as the admission prices are similar. I came to this place for the Rasputin tour but do note that the tour starts at 1700-1800hrs...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Yes this place is best known as a Palace in which basement Rasputin was murdered. But beside that it has so much to offer. It provides glimpse into the life of one of the most influental families of Tsarist Russia - the Yusupovs. You get...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank a1eksandar
Reviewed 9 December 2018

I always wanted to see this palace. The Yusupov's were richer than the Romanovs (Tzars of Russia) and, decades ago in the era of the soviet union, this palace was off limits to tourists so guess where I wanted to go in the few days...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anna C
Reviewed 30 November 2018

This was recommended by a tour guide, so I thought it would be better than it actually was. It was interesting from a history perspective, but the palace itself didn't hold our interest. Unless you're interested in the Yusupov family or Rasputin, I wouldn't recommended...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RMGodwin
Reviewed 26 November 2018

I missed a very impt part of this tour.....the room where Rasputin was poisoned and killed. Not being informed on where and how to visit this room was a downer.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FlorenceSBN616
Reviewed 26 November 2018

This is the palace Rasputin was killed in. It's very moving. I wish I had bought the rights to take photographs.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cmfairygodmother
Reviewed 12 November 2018

The Yusupovs were one of the richest families in the world at their time. The art collection in this house on the Moika canal rivals that of Hermitage's This was also the house where Rasputin was murdered in the wee hours of December 1916. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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