Tavricheskiy or "Tauride" Palace is one of the largest and most impressive palaces in St. Petersburg
Located in the north-east of the historic centre, next to the Tavricheskiy Garden(formerly the grounds of the palace).
Saint Petersburg was a capital of the Russian Empire. It was the place where all public life was concentrated – policy, culture, entertainments. In this vortex of high society conventionalities balls were their important part – from splendid balls at gorgeous palaces of emperors and nobles to cosy chamber balls at private commoner’s houses.
Actual route invites you to seat in a virtual carriage and visit the most exquisite balls which were saved by a historical memory of XVIII and XIX centuries.
Vintage child’s play asks the question: «Mistress sent a dressing-table. In a dressing-table there is 100 Rubles. Buy what you want, but don’t tell «no», don’t take black and white. In which dress will you go to a ball?» You can go on this child’s play: where could you go to a ball in Saint Petersburg?
- Address: St. Petersburg, Shpalernaya ul., 47
- Phone Number: 8 (812) 404-57-02
Monday - Friday: 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday - Sunday: Free