Topic: A Russian Moment
A great Imperial Crown was the highlight of this years' Imperial Gardens of Russia Festival. Photo © RIA Novosti
The 6th annual Imperial Gardens of Russia Festival was recently held at the Mikhailovsky Palace in St. Petersburg. A great Imperial Crown made of flowers, was the highlight of this years festival dedicated to the 400th anniversary of the Romanov dynasty. This year also marks the 115th anniversary of the State Russian Museum (formerly the Russian Museum of His Imperial Majesty Alexander III) , the 155th anniversary of the Imperial Russian Horticultural Society and the Year of the Environment.
© Paul Gilbert @ Royal Russia. 09 September, 2013