Tallinn, Estonia - Kadriorg Palace


(click to enlarge) Grounds of the Kadriorg Palace


(click to enlarge) White "Estonia" grand piano

The Kadriorg Palace and Park was built by Peter the Great in the 18th century as a summer residence for his empress, Catherine. "Kadriorg" means "Catherine's Valley". The white piano was a specialty of the Tallinn Grand Piano Factory, whose instruments were well-known throughout Europe.

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