There are cannons on the Zayachy island.
Accompinied by the mournful chime and salvos the new eternal dwellers found themselves in the St. Peter and Paul Fortress.
The Romanovs are buried according to the will of Nicholas II who determined the Catherine side chapel as a place of his burial.
The last bow of the relatives, symbolic pitches of earth.
There are 19 salvos. Russia is bidding farewell to the tsar`s family.
The coffin of the Emperor-martyr is being lowered into the burial vault. May you rest in peace!
There is a coffin of Nicholas Alexandrovich Romanov, colonel of the Preobrazhensky Regiment, abdicated the throne of the last Russian Emperor. He was 50 when he was assassinated. The Herald of Russia is taking off the banner covering the coffin.
The royal banner of the empress is handing over to be kept in the museum of the St. Peter and Paul Fortress forever. The coffin of the empress is being lowered into the same grave.
Alexandra Feodorovna Romanova, Alisa Gessenskaya before the marriage, was the dearly loved and the closest friend of the last russian Emperor. Nicholas called her Alix. She was 46.
The great princess Tatiana Nikolaevna Romanova is sending to the final resting place.
The youngest and favourite daughter of Nicholas II was murdered at the age of 17.
The singing of the priests accompinies the ceremony. The coffin of the princess Olga is already in the final resting place.
Workers of the mourning service are covering the first tier with the floor and are going to lower the coffin of the princess Olga there.
Botkin E.S. used to be not only physician in ordinary but a closest friend of the Romanovs.
The officers are bringing the coffin of Demidova A.S., parlour-maid of the empress, in the side chapel.
The coffin of the family cook Kharitonov I.M. is being put in the grave.
The remains of the servants remaining loyal to the tsar`s family to the very end who met the passion-bearing death will be placed in the first tier of the burial vault.
The requiem service is continuing in the Catherine` side chahel.
The coffin of the valet Trupp A.E. is first to be brought into the Catherine` side chapel.
The requiem service is coming to an end. O Lord, let mercy all blamelessly slain.
The requiem service is accompanying by the majestic singing of the Preobrazhensky Cathedral Choir.
The Great City is paying last honours to its last Monarch.
Secular authorities are bending their heads before the eternity.
A symbol of smoke of incense is to be purified from secular and controversial life.
Present rulers are sending the former one to the final resting place.
The Orthodox requiem has been held with the deepest sense - general forgiveness and general repentance of the regicide.
Archpriest Boris Glebov is praying.
A requiem service is devoted to all people slain in troubled times of the Civic War.
The Orthodox priests are singing for the repose of the souls of the departed servants of God in order to honour the memory of the last Russian Emperor Nicholas II, his family and their faithful servants.
The farewell speech of the governor of St.-Petersburg.