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Monplaisir Historical Palace Museum: Tours & Tickets

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Nizhniy Park, 4, Peterhof, St. Petersburg 198510, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This spot is worth the separate admission, although small the display was wonderful and the mechanical plate lift mechanism is truly remarkable

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank nadam795
Reviewed September 10, 2019

Nice small palace where Peter used to offer his guests brandy at breakfast so that by the end of the day all get drunk!!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Gauciag
Reviewed July 20, 2019

Monplaisir is an OK place. I would not make a special effort to visit it. However, while in Peterhof ,you may stop by. Small garden in front of the palace looks really nice.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank niksk001
Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

If you’ve already done the Hermitage, no need to waste $$ on the Palace Museum. Or be sure to go here before the Hermitage — smaller scale of rooms and not as impressive. Very inefficient ticketing process. You have to buy a park pass at...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank carbmanchu
Reviewed May 17, 2019

So you're at Peterhof and you're having a great time and you are not on a time constraint. So take some time out and see how the royals lived in Russia one hundred to three hundred years ago when they were "backstage". The banya and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Oaroundtheworld
Reviewed February 22, 2019

How beautiful this "museum" is! It is on the main property and overlooks the water and where you can spend some time relaxing and people-watching.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Glen U
Reviewed February 22, 2019

After a quick line-up at the entrance, we managed to get inside the Monplaisir Palace. This is not a palace like other palaces of the Russian monarchs. This building looks more like an open-air art gallery with its sun-lit glass terraces and the unobstructed view...More

Thank damegaga
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little palace (compared to the main one) at Peterhof park. Great view of the sea and amazingly fresh air. One can spend easily an hour relaxing and enjoying the scenery.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

This small museum is located inside the palace. Please note that you will have to put shoe cover before entering inside the museum. Ticket is required to enter the place. This place is very good for a short visit. Behind the palace is a good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ShankerSreekumar
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Few visit this palace and so it was nice to get away from the crowds. Very nice and understated home with interesting furnishings. Nice walk among the gardens and fountains.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lawm
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