• Enjoy extended visits to the world’s largest collection of paintings in the Hermitage Museum – including a visit to the holdings of the State Depository
• Follow in the footsteps of the protagonists of Tolstoy’s War and Peace with visits to the aristocratic Catherine Palace and Yusupov Palace
• View the wealth of 18th century architecture from Tsar Peter the Great’s modest log cabin to Rastrelli’s spectacular Konstantinovsky Palace
Colin Bailey, BA, PhD, FSA, FSAScot, FRSA
art historian, former curator and university lecturer
12 Feb — 19 Feb 2018
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Cost of £2345 includes:
return airfare, accommodation based on sharing a twin or double bedded room, breakfast, four lunches, four dinners with water & coffee, excursions & admissions.
visa, travel insurance, single room supplement £295, optional performance at Mariinsky Theatre (contact ACE for tickets).