Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Fact of the Day: Wine Palace

The Winter Palace was the official home for the Russian Imperial Family. When the tsar and his royal family members were overthrown, the palace was raided by those in the Red Army who got massively drunk after they found the large amounts of wine stored there. 

8 comments:

  1. It's apparently quite a sight to see!

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  2. Couldn't let it go to waste I guess

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  3. You can always count on soldiers to get drunk whenever possible.

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  4. Couldn't let all that tastiness go to waste, huh?

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  5. I've visited the Winter Palace and it's amazingly opulent.

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  6. I guess they didn't hide it good enough.

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