The Yusupov Palace is unique not only for its aristocratic luxury and the names of its famous owners but for the dramatic events that took place here associated with the most mysterious character in the history of pre-revolutionary Russia - Grigory Rasputin.
Walk through the richly decorated staterooms of the palace, look into the private chambers of the prince and princess, and admire the uniquely beautiful private theater and the famous Moorish drawing-room. During the in-app audio tour, you will learn how the Yusupovs reached unprecedented heights in society and where they got untold their wealth from.
Learn about Rasputin's murder at the palace in December 1916. Enter the chambers where the drama took place and find out why the conspirators' plan failed.