Museum of Langinkoski
describes Alexander III and his family's living at 1880's in Langinkoski. Please read on from Wikipedia
. The place is unique in that the Fishing Lodge is the only building outside Russia that was once owned by the Emperor of Russia.
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Emperor Alexander III of Russia became fascinated with Langinkoski upon visiting the area. In 1889, he had a fishing lodge built at the site, and he and his family visited the lodge during many summers. The Fishing Lodge
, which has been kept intact since the days of the Imperial family, currently serves as a museum.
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The original furniture is still there. Downstairs are the living room
, Empress’ dressing room and Emperor’s study. The bedrooms
are situated upstairs.
The Fishing Lodge is surrounded by a nature reserve. The various tree species, river beds of varying sizes and of course the rapids are also worth seeing. The yard area houses a small Orthodox chapel built by
the monks of the Valamo monastery in the early 19th century.
Langikkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge
(Langinkosken keisarillinen kalastusmaja)
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