Yusupov Palace On Moika

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  • Address: 94, Naberezhnaya Reki Moiki, St.Petersburg, Russia, Saint Petersburg
  • Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +7-8123149892
  • Ticket Price: 500 RUB
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Palace, Specialty Museum, Heritage Building

Yusupov Palace On Moika - Review

Known as the location of the attempted murder of the notorious mystic Rasputin, Yusupov Palace is one of the many estates that the influential family of Yusupov. Built by French architect Jean Baptiste Vallin de la Mothe, the mansion is built luxuriously and holds about 40,000 works of arts. The favourite residence of Felix Yusupov, the most notable feature of the palace is the palatial theatre where often performances and events are held. The ceilings too, are ornately decorated with sculptures and carvings. There is also a display in the palace museum that uses photography, documents, and wax figures to recreate the Rasputin assassination and the following investigation.

Yusupov Palace On Moika Information

  • Many sections of the palace are wheelchair accessible, except the private rooms and exhibits "Last Owners of the Palace" and "Murder of Rasputin".
  • It is advisable to take an English-speaking guide who can explain the information that is mostly in Russian.
  • Photography fee is extra.

Yusupov Palace On Moika Ticket Prices

  • State room- 500 Rub and Murder of Rasputin Exhibit- 300 Rub.

How To reach Yusupov Palace On Moika by Public Transport

  • Nearest Metro- Naberezhnaya kanala Griboyedova, DK Svyazi.

Restaurants Near Yusupov Palace On Moika

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  • Senoval

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  • Yusupov Palace On Moika Address: 94, Naberezhnaya Reki Moiki, St.Petersburg, Russia, Saint Petersburg
  • Yusupov Palace On Moika Contact Number: +7-8123149892
  • Yusupov Palace On Moika Timing: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Yusupov Palace On Moika Price: 500 RUB
  • Best time to visit Yusupov Palace On Moika(preferred time): 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Yusupov Palace On Moika: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Saint Petersburg include Yusupov Palace On Moika in their plan

  • 77.8% of people start their Yusupov Palace On Moika visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Yusupov Palace On Moika

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71.21% of people prefer walking in order to reach Yusupov Palace On Moika

People normally club together State Academical Mariinsky Theatre and St. Isaac's Cathedral while planning their visit to Yusupov Palace On Moika.

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  • Wow wow wow and WOW. Very interesting family history. The story of Rasmussen and his death was front and center. The oppulance is astounding. After seeing this palace, it's no wonder the the Great October Revolution happened. This family was in the top 1%. Ridiculous wealth!! Down with the aristocracy everywhere in the world!

  • A very interesting slice of old 19th century Russian aristocracy. You can feel spirit of both epochs: old imperial and Soviet. The latter one through splinters of the first. Good audio guide. Probably restoration could be better

  • Great visit to a museum in the palace that belonged to the richest family in Russia before the Revolution. Also infamous as the place where Rasputin was assassinated (they have thematic tours every afternoon about it, but there are limited tickets and it's only in Russian). You can enter with a tour, with an audioguide (2000 rubles deposit required), or to see a concert.

  • A lovely palace with some beautifully decorated rooms, there is a very good audio guide available in multiple languages and unlike most audio guides this one doesn't drone on for too long or hinder your progress through the museum. The Yusupov palace was much quieter than some of the other palaces we visited which was a nice change as if you time it right you can avoid all the large cruise tour groups. Some areas were closed for refurbishment whilst we were there and the art gallery exhibit was still being finished however.

  • Incredible history. Do it with a good tour guide. Great opulence and grandeur!

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