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See historic 360° view of WWI trenches as revolutionary sentiment simmers

Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
October 27, 2017 at 19:20 GMT +00:00 · Published

Hyper-realistic reconstructions of the Russian Revolution were set up in Petrograd, now St. Petersburg, and captured in 360°, giving you the chance to relive the final days of the Tsarist state and its complete overhaul as the Empire rapidly crumbled.One such exhibition features the trenches of World War I, where Russian troops kept up the fight against Germany and Austria in harsh conditions. Many craved peace and revolutionary sentiments were soon to sweep the country. Vladimir Lenin’s Bolsheviks rose up and forced Emperor Nicolas II to abdicate before the country was reborn as Soviet Russia in 1917, but only after two bloody revolutions in February and October.

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Hyper-realistic reconstructions of the Russian Revolution were set up in Petrograd, now St. Petersburg, and captured in 360°, giving you the chance to relive the final days of the Tsarist state and its complete overhaul as the Empire rapidly crumbled.One such exhibition features the trenches of World War I, where Russian troops kept up the fight against Germany and Austria in harsh conditions. Many craved peace and revolutionary sentiments were soon to sweep the country. Vladimir Lenin’s Bolsheviks rose up and forced Emperor Nicolas II to abdicate before the country was reborn as Soviet Russia in 1917, but only after two bloody revolutions in February and October.

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