Catherine Palace The palace was the summer residence of the Russian tsars, located in the town of Pushkin, 25 km south-east of St. The residence originated in when Catherine I of Russia constructed a summer palace for her pleasure.
(stolen - p.) The Amber Room, Catherine Palace, Russia consisted of thousands of panels of Baltic Amber set with diamonds and other presious gems backed with gold. The panels were stolen by the Nazis in and to this day have never been found
Tsarskoe Selo (Pushkin) miles south of Saint Petersburg,Russia. These are the beautiful gates to the immense parade ground forecourt of the Catherine Palace. The gates are original mid-eighteenth century, having survived the ravages of the Nazi occu