• 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).