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Catherine Palace and Park

Sadovaya St., 7, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601, Russia
+7 812 466-66-69
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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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Sadovaya St., 7, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601, Russia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For many years I appreciate the efforts of the restaurateurs of the Museum to open more rooms for visits and a great collection of art they show to tourists. But they should absolutely do something witht the visit of Amber Chamber - standing in line...More

Thank marinavolkovaserova
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Catherine certainly loved to splurge, judging by the opulence of her palace. It is very ornate with tons of gold decorations. The building is impressive inside and outside, as is the gardens and surrounding structures. The gold carriages, her clothes, jewles and treassure collection is...More

Thank Machka1111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Palace is located outside of St Petersburg in Pushkin. We had a tour guide which added lots of information about the history and construction of the Palace. It has a stunning exterior and we were able to tour many interior rooms which were built...More

Thank ksufan88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The palace is so ornate with a lot to see and the amber room is jaw dropping, there just seems to be room after room with an extraordinary amount of gilding especially in the throne room and the chandeliers are to die for Well worth...More

Thank colin b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Amber Room which was destroyed in WWII is incredible. The restoration efforts are mindboggling. Great photo's.

Thank Heidi S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Catherine's palace is small compared to many palaces but it has exquisite interiors and offers a more intimate look at how royalty lived out of the limelight, set in lovely grounds.

Thank Carol K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Catherine Palace and gardens are located about a 30 min taxi ride out of town. We cheated and took an Uber for around 1000 RUB, but on the way back we took an Uber to the metro station at a much lower cost. It's...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a private tour with UlkoTours and glad I did. I highly recommend them and our guide Marina was a walking encyclopedia of knowledge – there is so much history to learn and absorb while exploring the palace. We were definitely suffering from information...More

Thank rosiedreams
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The palace and parks/grounds surrounding it is amazing but be sure to book the tour in advance and plan to have a local guide who can help you navigate through the palace. It is also easier to tie back history to each room/exhibit with the...More

Thank DeviHaridas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely brilliant palace. A must see on any trip to St Petersburg. Awe inspiring experience that will stay with me forever.

Thank Romaract
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jasonz92
18 February 2017|
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Response from AliPasargad | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the queue of garden is fast, therefore it's not long. visitors should pay money for park and palace separately (you will pay money just for park visiting). The park is so beautiful and enjoyable. have a nice time...
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tumbulgum
4 February 2017|
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Response from Kathryn K | Reviewed this property |
Hi there we went in January 2017 and it was open. I don't see why it would be closed in Feb. We did the palace and the troika ride. It is very difficult to get there by public transport as not many people speak English... More
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Lynda M
2 February 2017|
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Response from bajosamardzic | Reviewed this property |
I do not know, I was in the winter, but the park will certainly be nice
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