House of romanov

Discover the captivating story of the House of Romanov, the ruling dynasty of Russia for over 300 years. Learn about their rise to power, their tragic end, and the enduring legacy they left behind.
What happened to the magnificent Romanov palaces after the 1917 Revolution? - Russia Beyond Architecture, Romanov Palace, Imperial Palace, Imperial Russia, Medieval Castle, House Of Romanov, Castle, Palace, Amazing Architecture

The Russian royal family had numerous palaces, mansions and dachas (summer houses) throughout Russia (and what is now, in some cases, abroad) and many of them are veritable architectural masterpieces. After the change in government, all of them were nationalized into state property, but there are still some you cannot get into.

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Nicholas Patrono
Before the revolution, before the war, when the Romanov's celebrated a dynastic marriage, there was much extravagant traditio... History, Faberge, Sothebys, Heritage, Museum Of Fine Arts, Exhibition, The Bolsheviks, Nicolas Ii, The Royal Collection

Before the revolution, before the war, when the Romanov's celebrated a dynastic marriage, there was much extravagant tradition to be honored in the nuptial proceedings. For the bride's wedding day toilette, nothing was more prominent - and personally uncomfortable - than her jewelry. There were particular of the Crown jewels that every Grand Duchess wore. In the words of Grand Duchess Marie Pavlovna, from her memoir, Education of a Princess: "These were, first, the diadem of the Empress…

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Jéssica Maria Barros