Palaces

Winter palace
From the 1760s onwards the Winter Palace was the main residence of the Russian Tsars. Magnificently located on the bank of the Neva River, this...
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Vorontsov Palace
Although the Vorontsov Palace is not open to the public and has never played a major role in Russian history, it is still likely to catch visitors'...
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Stroganov Palace
One of the oldest and finest of the aristocratic residences in St. Petersburg, the Stroganov Palace has a prominent location on the corner of Nevsky...
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Mikhailovskiy Palace
A magnificent Empire-style palace with charming gardens on the banks of the Moika River, the Mikhailovskiy Palace has for more than a century housed...
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Mariinsky Palace
The Mariinsky Palace, situated just across the square from St Isaac's Cathedral, is better known today as the seat of the local Legislative Assembly...
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Anichkov Palace
One of the oldest building's on Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg's central thoroughfare, Anichkov Palace stands next to the landmark Anichkov Bridge...
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