Yusupov Palace and its marvellous expositions reflect the refined luxury and splendor of high life, as well as human relations of a rich aristocratic family.
You will visit one of the most mysterious and beautiful palaces that used to belong to Yusupov dynasty. The chambers and halls are decorated with the motives of various styles that dazzle the visitor: you’ll amaze at luxurious murals, carvings, marble, mirrors, gilded chandelier, expensive silk clothes and refined furniture.
However, one shouldn’t forget the awe-inspiring historic backround the place has. The cellar of the palace witnessed the murder of Rasputin, the scandalous favourite of Empress Alexandra, wife of Nicolas II. Nowadays the cellar hosts an exhibition specifically dedicated to Rasputin featuring documents, wax figures, and making one feel the impact the events had on Russian history.
You are sure to get unforgettable impressions at our guided tour to Yusupov palace.