Catherine Palace

2016-07-21
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IMG_4969_stitch Catherine Palace was the summer residence of Catherine I, who had it built in 1733. Empress Elizabeth, Catherine's daughter, destroyed the palace and had a...
Catherine Palace was the summer residence of Catherine I, who had it built in 1733. Empress Elizabeth, Catherine's daughter, destroyed the palace and had a…
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IMG_5009 Statue of architect Rastrelli.
Statue of architect Rastrelli.
IMG_4961 West facade.
West facade.
IMG_4962 West facade. The palace was badly dammaged during World War II and the destroyed parts were reconstructed. The yellowish statues used to be covered with gold.
West facade. The palace was badly dammaged during World War II and the destroyed parts were reconstructed. The yellowish statues used to be covered with gold.

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