The Yusupov Palace is open for you: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday from 10:00 to 21:00. Please read the temporary rules before visiting. We are waiting for you at the Yusupov Palace!
Tickets for excursions are temporarily sold online only. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.
In connection with the work on the reconstruction of heating networks from July 25, 2020, the passage from Teatralnaya Square to Lviny Lane will be carried out only on the even side of Dekabristov Street.
Please be careful and prepare your route to the Yusupov Palace in advance.
Rakhlin – Putin – Sambo – Judo – Dekabristov St. 21 – Back to The Roots
This exhibition is devoted to Anatoly Rakhlin, the famous judo coach. He was one of the first judo coaches in the Soviet Union and one of the founders of the Leningrad school of this type of martial arts. He trained hundreds of Masters of Sports of the USSR and Russia.
The exposition presents photos and documents from the Rakhlin family’s personal archives, historical sports emblems and awards, books about judo and the life of the famous coach, as well as photos and video footage that illustrate the history of the Turbostroitel Judo Club that he founded.