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Address: Sadovaya St., 7 | Ekaterininskiy Park, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601, Russia
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+7 812 466-66-74
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Wed - Mon 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Filled with 18th-century paintings and ornate rooms, this white and gold...

Filled with 18th-century paintings and ornate rooms, this white and gold palace is surrounded by a 1400-acre park complete with fountains, bridges, the Agate Pavilion bathhouse and the Great Pond. The Palace also has a famous Amber Room, stolen by Nazi troops during WWII, but now recreated by Russian craftsmen.

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Don't miss the amber room!

What a phenomenal palace -- almost more gold than your eyes can take it! And the wood floors are incredible pieces of artwork also. But the crowning jewel is the Amber Room in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a phenomenal palace -- almost more gold than your eyes can take it! And the wood floors are incredible pieces of artwork also. But the crowning jewel is the Amber Room in which all the walls have been crafted out of amber -- unbelievable.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful palace in the city. The amber room is so worth a visit. Again cnt take pics inside. But the palace is so beautiful and cannot be missed.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We hired a private guide and went here in mid-March. The ballrooms, state rooms....EVERY room were exquisite. It's hard to imagine real people living with this amount of wealth. Our guide helped us understand what each room was used for and told us stories about the place and the people who lived in it. The place seemed to go on... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What an incredible place to visit. The opulence is breathtaking. We were hear as part of a guided tour and really enjoyed seeing the building and grounds

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Baden, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In March we began our journey with the Catherine Palace tour. There wasn't any queue, several Chinese tourists groups did not spoil our visit. We were there on a wonderful excursion with a private guide. Gorgeous interiors and especially famous amber room is really gorgeous! I think that the best time for visiting is spring, you will be able to... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There's nothing I can really add to the things that other travelers have said about this amazing palace. If you are visiting Saint Petersburg and have any chance to see Catherine's Palace in Pushkin, you simply must. But you should be warned that hell is other travelers. I first visited in July 2006: the gardens were blossoming, the fountains were... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved this tour and my guide Lidia. She is so informed on all facets of history about this and all other tours I have done and ask for her when available. Highly recommend this tour and if you are fortunate enough to request and get Lidia as your guide, a real bonus. Jerry Pursley

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful palace, a must see. The amber room alone is worth the visit. We paid 300 rub for a taxi from the station, saved figuring the buses out.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is possible to take a taxi for approximately 1500 rubles to the summer palace. We took the metro to Moskovskaya st. for 45 rubles and from there you can take a number of public busses for 40 rubles. Number k544, k342, k287, k286 all go to the palace and go very frequent. The 2 first fotos are the metro... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This wonderful palace is a masterpiece of architecture! I could not close my mouth so much i was amazed of its beauty! What a work! It's a perfect place to get to know the true Russian culture and royal life. I think this is the mist beautiful palace in the world. So many rooms, all are different. You can see... More 

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