Paris, September 16, 2013
September 13, 2013, at the invitation of A.K. Orlov,
the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the
Russian Federation in France, Bishop Nestor of Korsun
took part in opening of the exhibition dedicated to the
400th anniversary of the house of Romanov, reports the
communication service of the Department for External
Church Relations with the reference to the website of
the Diocese of Korsun. The exposition, "The
Romanovs--the Dynasty Serving Russia" opened in
the Villa d'Estrees Hotel in Paris, now the
residence of Russian ambassador in France.
After the solemn opening of the exhibition, the archpastor
looked at its exhibits, which included rare antique
valuables connected with the house of Romanov, and
communicated with the organizers and guests of the
exhibition; among them there were the head of the Russian
Imperial House Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna, the
French singer Mireille Mathieu, the director general of
the "Museum of Moscow" museum association A.N.
Saprykina, as well as French members of the public and
Russian emigres in France.