Tallinn, Estonia - Kadriorg Palace

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(click to enlarge) Grounds of the Kadriorg Palace

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(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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