The Duke Michael von Württemberg visited Mon Repos park. The second owner of Mon Repos (1784–86) was Friedrich Wilhelm Karl, Duke of Württemberg the brother of the future Empress Maria Feodorovna, the wife of Emperor Paul I.
The current guest of Mon Repos Michael von Württemberg, to one degree or another is related to all Russian emperors starting from the time of Anna Ioannovna.
It is not surprising that during the current visit to Russia he had already managed to visit Peterhof and Pavlovsk and also laid flowers in the burial vault of the emperors in the Peter and Paul Cathedral in St. Petersburg.
The duke passed park with a small tour.
The visit was supported by the Governments of the Leningrad Region and St. Petersburg as well as the found «Nashi novie vremena» (Germany)
Preliminary agreements were reached on cultural cooperation.