TIME TRAVEL WITH ROMANOV FAMILY: ALEXANDER PALACE AND PARK

TIME TRAVEL WITH ROMANOV FAMILY: ALEXANDER PALACE AND PARK     The Alexander Palace, still being restored at the time of this writing, is one of the original imperial structures that survived World War II and the Nazi occupation of the Town of Pushkin. Commissioned by Empress Catherine the Great…

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TIME TRAVEL WITH ROMANOV FAMILY: FEODOROVSKY CATHEDRAL

TIME TRAVEL WITH ROMANOV FAMILY: FEODOROVSKY CATHEDRAL   In the distance, floating above treetops one can see the golden dome of the Feodorovsky Cathedral. As you walk through the tree-lined alley, the cathedral emerges. Feodorovsky Cathedral was consecrated in 1912 and restored to its pre-revolutionary glory in 2005. Above the…

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ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS. ANASTASIA ROMANOV – 29 SEPTEMBER, 1916.

ON THIS DATE IN THEIR OWN WORDS. ANASTASIA ROMANOV – 29 SEPTEMBER, 1916. Letter from Anastasia Romanov to Nicholas II 29 September, 1916. Tsarskoe Selo. My golden Papa Darling! Again I am writing to you between lessons. Yesterday we did nothing interesting. Went to our infirmary. In the evening they…

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