At the Palace Embankment worth several grand residences. We invite you to visit one of the most magnificent palaces of St. Petersburg - Palace of Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich, the son of Emperor Alexander II. The building was built in the then fashionable eclectic style, and true sustained architectural decoration gives the building a grandeur and monumentality. Staying in the palace of the Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich, House of Scientists carefully preserves interiors grand state rooms and offices, unique art collections and works hard on the repair and restoration of the building.
Palace rooms decorated with rich collections of paintings, sculpture, weapons, objects of decorative art. He soon became one of the centers of social life in St. Petersburg. It is often arranged balls, official receptions, musical and literary evenings. He was called "small imperial court." "House of Scientists" was called On 31 January 1920 the palace. It is through this managed to keep intact all the interiors of the palace, the opulent decoration of the state rooms, the majesty of the grand rooms.