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TREASURE hunters say they have located the amazing missing Amber Room.
Inside, room after room reflected her passion for fine furniture and art, including the Hall of Light and the amazing Amber room, its tones ranging from lemon to dark red; afterwards, we enjoyed the beautiful gardens.
Treasures that the Nazis allegedly stashed away as Soviet forces closed in reputedly included artwork stolen from dispossessed Jewish families and the Amber Room, which the Germans pillaged from Saint Petersburg's Catherine Palace.
The Amber Room was looted during World War II by Army Group North of Nazi Germany and brought to Konigsberg for reconstruction and display.
Choose from the spacious Amber Room for up to 420 guests, the 18th century mansion, which can cater for up to 36, or The Potting Shed, a restored Victorian glasshouse with room for 60.
Some of the other historic heirlooms still missing include gold panels from The Amber Room, a chamber from Tsarskoye Selo near St Petersburg.
On November 15, 2012, “Exile by Choice” a documentary by Drew Morris and Born Ready Films LLC, will conduct a test screening in Libertyville IL, at Mickey Finns Amber Room beginning at 6pm.
15pm at the Community Hall, St Nicholas Road, Barry, on the subject of the lost Amber Room.
Petersburg m Tsarskoye Selo in Pushkin, the tsars' former summer residence; Catherine the Great's palace, including the famed Amber Room
The Catherine Palace (named for Peter's wife), a Rastrelli blue-and-gold baroque masterpiece, contains the breathtaking Amber Room, whose walls (replaced after they went missing during WW II) are panelled in pure amber.
The Amber Room was a gift from the King of Prussia to the Czar of Russia in 1716.