This Week in the News – The Romanovs and Imperial Russia


PHOTO: Nicholas II on-board the Imperial yacht ‘Alexandria’, 1898

It is a shame that the quality of the photograph is not in better shape, as this is a superb photo of the tsar!

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This Week in the News includes a link and brief summary to full-length articles published in the past week from English language media and internet sources.

This initiative is a courtesy to those who do not have a Facebook account, or for some reason cannot view the Royal Russia Facebook page.

Royal Russia is pleased to offer our dedicated followers with the following 4 full-length articles, on a variety of topics covering the Romanov dynasty, their legacy, monarchy, and the history of Imperial and Holy Russia, for the week ending 16 December 2018:


 THIS WEEKS’ ARTICLES – click on the red headline text below to read the respective articles

Amazing 3D images of Russia’s last Royal family by #Romanovs100 + PHOTOS

#Romanovs100 transformed 10 rare photographs from the Romanov private archives into 3D to suit Facebook’s latest feature and the results are stunning.

Exhibition on Russian Imperial Family Opens in Zurich

A photography exhibition, “The Romanovs: Royal Service” opened recently in the Serbian Orthodox Holy Trinity Church in Zurich, initiated by the Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Austria and Switzerland with support from Moscow’s Sretensky Monastery.

7 facts about Ivan the Terrible, the first Russian tsar

In October the city of Oryol (220 miles south of Moscow) erected the country’s first monument to Ivan IV, known as the Terrible, one of many Russian rulers who remain divisive figures today. RBTH remembers how he made it into the history books.

Мои впечатления от симпозиума «Николай Второй: Император. Царь. Святой», 27 октября 2018 года, Колчестер, Великобритания

A review (in Russian) by Igor Krasnov, of the Nicholas II Conference, held on 27 October 2018, in Colchester, England

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