Interesting facts about the Winter Palace

The Winter Palace was the official residence of the Russian monarchs from 1732 to 1917. It is located in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The green-and-white palace has the shape of an elongated rectangle, and its principal façade is 250 meters (820 feet) long and 30 meters (98 feet) high. The Winter Palace has 60,000 square meters (645,835 … Read more