St. Petersburg Part V – Hermitage/ Winter Palace

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This used to be the royal family’s winter palace. Much like the French with Louvre, after the communists killed the royal family, they turned this palace into an art museum. Now it is one of the top museums in the world, and probably one of the highlights of St. Petersburg. It’s just sad that I had to spend a sunny day to visit this indoor place – I have been waiting for a raining day to come here but either I woke up too late or I was occupied with something else on a rainy day. Till I was about to run out of time…

From St. Petersburg Part V – Hermitage/ Winter Palace, posted by Jenny Zheng on 10/17/2011 (150 items)

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