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Catherine Palace and Park

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Address: Sadovaya St., 7 | Ekaterininskiy Park, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601, Russia
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+7 812 466-66-74
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Wed - Mon 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Filled with 18th-century paintings and ornate rooms, this white and gold...

Filled with 18th-century paintings and ornate rooms, this white and gold palace is surrounded by a 1400-acre park complete with fountains, bridges, the Agate Pavilion bathhouse and the Great Pond. The Palace also has a famous Amber Room, stolen by Nazi troops during WWII, but now recreated by Russian craftsmen.

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Great palace and park + legendary Marble room

If you have time, yuo should visit the place. This is really great and impressive place. Enjoy Marble room also. Get there as early as you can! Somitemes they close place for... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you have time, yuo should visit the place. This is really great and impressive place. Enjoy Marble room also. Get there as early as you can! Somitemes they close place for private use already at 16.00 Take organized tour from Gostinnyj Dvor.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a nice drive here from Alla Tours after our visit to Peterhof. The gardens and grounds are beautiful but what I wanted to see was the amber room. Yes, it was spectacular!! No photos allowed in there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I visited this place in winter, though it was really cold but it was charming in its way. Worth a visit!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply cannot be missed while in St Pete. Fantastic art, deep history. Very beautiful on a sunny day - we were extremely lucky to have clear skies and sun while in St Pete and everything just shined at the Catherine Palace. We took a private tour with White Nights and they arranged speedy entry, tickets and explained the history of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Go as early in the morning as you can (but not more than 1/2 hour before it opens), you will then feel like a tzar being the first one to access the palace. Extremely well-preserved thanks to the work done after the destruction in WWII

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Park must be quite beautiful in the summer, but its winter and very cold. The Palace is quite beautiful, inside is a legend constructed of amber panels backed with gold leaf and mirrors, the Amber Room. It was given to Peter the Great by a Prussian King in 1716, and installed in Catherine Palace; it was later extended to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Summer Palace has been beautifully restored to its original condition after the tragedy left by the German soldiers in WWII. A visit offers one an opportunity to wonder at life for the Royal Family. Opulent and breathtaking.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see attraction in St Petersburg. The Grandeur and finery is beyond belief. The history is fascinating. Imagine being completely surrounded by gold leaf. Imagine a room where the walls are amber. Beyond imagination.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A superb building, artefacts, clothing displays, gilded finishes to a very high standard. Again a guide is helpful to get the most out of your visit. We visited in winter snow on the ground and had a sleigh ride around the grounds

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in winter and there was not line outside - i was told there is a 1-2 hour wait in summer - not sure if i would do that. Inside is fascinating as you would expect, but in reality maybe like other palaces around the world. The grounds are worth viewing

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