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Spala in Poland where the Czar had estates. They didn't go there after 1912 because Alexandra was afraid for Alexei who had had an accident there. Also, little Princess Elisabeth of Hesse ( Alix's niece) stayed with them, caught Typhoid and died there. They looked on it as a cursed palace.

Spala in Poland where the Czar had estates. They didn't go there after 1912 because Alexandra was afraid for Alexei who had had an accident there. Also, little Princess Elisabeth of Hesse ( Alix's niece) stayed with them, caught Typhoid and died there. They looked on it as a cursed palace.

The Cottage Palace in the Alexandria Park,Peterhof.   "AL"

The Cottage Palace in the Alexandria Park,Peterhof. "AL"

Princess Alix of Hesse shortly after marrying Tsar Nicholas II of Russia and becoming Tsarina Alexandra of Russia.

Princess Alix of Hesse shortly after marrying Tsar Nicholas II of Russia and becoming Tsarina Alexandra of Russia.

Grand Duchess Tatiana and Prince Nicholas of Greece

Grand Duchess Tatiana and Prince Nicholas of Greece

“Hvidøre” The house in Denmark bought by sisters,Dowager Empress Marie Feodorovna of Russia and Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom. "AL"

“Hvidøre” The house in Denmark bought by sisters,Dowager Empress Marie Feodorovna of Russia and Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom. "AL"

Empress Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia at the Alexander Palace in 1907.A♥W

Empress Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia at the Alexander Palace in 1907.A♥W

Nicholas and Tatiana helping Alexandra down a ladder in Finland, 1908

Nicholas and Tatiana helping Alexandra down a ladder in Finland, 1908

A rare and unique set of 48 Autochrome color photograph plates, taken by Alexander Zehest in 1917 of the interiors of the Alexander Palace, including both the Parade rooms and the personal rooms of the Imperial Family, have been returned to the Alexander Palace Museum.  The Autochrome process was a rare and difficult one, invented by the Lumiere Brothers of France in 1903 and marketed in Europe and the US starting in 1907.

A rare and unique set of 48 Autochrome color photograph plates, taken by Alexander Zehest in 1917 of the interiors of the Alexander Palace, including both the Parade rooms and the personal rooms of the Imperial Family, have been returned to the Alexander Palace Museum. The Autochrome process was a rare and difficult one, invented by the Lumiere Brothers of France in 1903 and marketed in Europe and the US starting in 1907.

Wedding of Alexandra of Denmark and Albert, Prince of Wales later King Edward the seventh.

Wedding of Alexandra of Denmark and Albert, Prince of Wales later King Edward the seventh.

Strelna...the family home of the Konstantinovichi branch of the Romanovs.A♥W

Strelna...the family home of the Konstantinovichi branch of the Romanovs.A♥W

The Cottage Palace in the Alexandria Park in Peterhof Russia.

The Cottage Palace in the Alexandria Park in Peterhof Russia.

Anichkov Palace  The palace seen from the gardens

Anichkov Palace The palace seen from the gardens

S5E4: DETOUR: Go to Anichkov Palace & look for Russian Cossacks.

S5E4: DETOUR: Go to Anichkov Palace & look for Russian Cossacks.

Peterhof Palace today

Peterhof Palace today

The Last Tsar NAOTMAA

The Last Tsar NAOTMAA

Tsar Alexander III during his last official public appearance, 1894 - with him is Empress Marie, Queen Olga of Greece, and Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom

Tsar Alexander III during his last official public appearance, 1894 - with him is Empress Marie, Queen Olga of Greece, and Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom