DOCUMENTARIAN SEEKS “HISTORICAL JUSTICE AND THE TRUTH” FOR RUSSIA’S LAST EMPEROR

Royal Russia - 15/12/16 Ural documentarian Sergei Aliyev has announced plans to release a documentary on the life and reign of Russia’s last emperor and tsar. The 10-part series is scheduled for release in March 2017, marking the 100th anniversary of the abdication of Nicholas II from the throne and the February Revolution. The main objective of the ...

NEW MONUMENT TO TSESAREVICH ALEXEI UNVEILED IN CRIMEA

Royal Russia - October 2016 On 29th September, a new monument to Tsesarevich Alexei Nikolaevich was unveiled in the courtyard of St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in the Crimean city of Yalta. The site was chosen in memory of the historic visit for the consecration of the cathedral by Emperor Nicholas II and his family in 1902. The monument ...

TOBOLSK EXHIBITION: THE WORLD OF THE ROMANOV FAMILY CHILDREN

Royal Russia - 22/8/16 A new photo exhibition "The World of the Romanov Family Children" opened on 6 August at the Dunina-Gorkavich Museum of the History of the Development and Study of Siberia in Tobolsk. The exhibition is timed to the 99th anniversary of the arrival of Emperor Nicholas II and his family in Tobolsk on 6 August ...

NEW MONUMENTS TO RUSSIAN EMPERORS

Royal Russia - Paul Gilbert - August 2016 In recent weeks, new monuments to the Russian emperors Alexander II and Nicholas II were unveiled in Russia. While more and more monuments to Lenin and other prominent Bolsheviks and Soviets disappear from the Russian landscape, cities and towns across Russia are planning to restore busts and statues lost or damaged during ...

HEAD OF THE RUSSIAN IMPERIAL HOUSE HONOURS EMPEROR NICHOLAS II IN CRIMEA

Royal Russia - May 2016 During their official visit to the Crimea this week, the Head of the Russian Imperial House Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna and her son Grand Duke George Mikhailovich Romanov took part in ceremonies marking the historic visit to Yalta in 1916 by Emperor Nicholas II. On 16th May, they attended a liturgy in St. ...