St Catherine's Palace, St. Petersburg
Located 25 kilometres south of St Petersburg your student group can visit this magnificent Palace and grounds and dig deep into hundreds of years of Russia's fascinating history.
The display of the Catherine Palace (known until 1910 as the Great Palace of Tsarskoye Selo) museum covers the almost 300-year history of this outstanding edifice. It represents the work of architects involved in it's construction and decoration in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and also with the achievements of the restorers who returned the palace to life after the Second World War. Of the 58 halls destroyed during the war years, 32 have been recreated.