Explore these ideas and much more!

Ancient Siberia

Ancient Siberia

Place of Solitude  The name of the Hermitage Museum, in St. Petersburg, Russia, came from the French and it means the "place of solitude." This was true when it was the Tsar's private museum, but now it is filled with millions of visitors a year. There are some quiet, elegant corners in the museum, but you really have to seek them out.

Place of Solitude The name of the Hermitage Museum, in St. Petersburg, Russia, came from the French and it means the "place of solitude." This was true when it was the Tsar's private museum, but now it is filled with millions of visitors a year. There are some quiet, elegant corners in the museum, but you really have to seek them out.

Grand Staircase Entrance to the former Winter Palace (Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg)

Grand Staircase Entrance to the former Winter Palace (Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg)

Pasillo de Pabellón en el Ermitage Museo (anteriormente el Palacio De invierno) en San Petersburgo, Rusia.

Pasillo de Pabellón en el Ermitage Museo (anteriormente el Palacio De invierno) en San Petersburgo, Rusia.

The Hermitage - Russian Czars Winter  Palace in  St Petersburg .The great art collection of Catherine II is housed here.

The Hermitage - Russian Czars Winter Palace in St Petersburg .The great art collection of Catherine II is housed here.

The State Hermitage      The Winter Palace is one of the most splendid buildings in St. Petersburg. Almost all the Romanovs starting from Catherine the Great resided there. The palace had hundreds of rooms; many of them were State Halls the interiors of which are preserved till the present days and open to visitors.

The State Hermitage The Winter Palace is one of the most splendid buildings in St. Petersburg. Almost all the Romanovs starting from Catherine the Great resided there. The palace had hundreds of rooms; many of them were State Halls the interiors of which are preserved till the present days and open to visitors.

[The State Hermitage Museum is located at the Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia.]

[The State Hermitage Museum is located at the Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg, Russia.]

Pinterest
Search