ROMANOV FAMILY: TIME TRAVEL INTO THEIR WORLD

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ROMANOV FAMILY: TIME TRAVEL INTO THEIR WORLD

 

Grand Duchesses Olga and Tatiana in front of Znamenie Church circa 1915. The grand duchesses attended daily morning services there during their work at the infirmary.

Little bridge across the Children’s Island canal

In the winter, when canal is frozen over, you can walk over to the Children’s Island.

Grand Duchess Tatiana with the same little bridge in background.

Yet another view of the little Chidren’s Island bridge, then and now.

The Romanov family at the parade entrance to their beloved cathedral – Feodorovsky.

The imperial entrance of Feodorovosky Cathedral. Private entrance the Romanov family used when they attended services here.

Grand duchesses OTMA in front of the imperial entrance of Feodorovsky Cathedral

In front of the Little Pair’s, Maria and Anastasia’s infirmary complex. This very rare 1914 or 1915 photo of Empress Alexandra with Grand Duchesses Maria and Anastasia is from the collection of the Sikorsky family, and was most likely taken by Igor Sikorsky.

Grand Duchesses Maria and Anastasia at one of the towers connected to their infirmary complex in Feodorovsky Gorodok.

As it appears today.

Alexei with Nicholas II in the Alexander Park central alley in front of Alexander Palace.

Tsarevich Alexei in front of the Alexander Palace’s Circular Hall. The blue fence in the modern photo is there temporarily during renovations.

Bridge in Alexander Park

Bridge in Alexander Park

Empress Alexandra sledding down a hill in front of the White Tower in Alexander Park.

White Tower today

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