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State Russian Museum

Inzhenernaya St., 4 | Metro: Gostiny Dvor, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191011, Russia
+7 812 595-42-48
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Countless masterpieces, ranging from 12th-century icons to 20th-century paintings, are displayed at this important art museum housed in the splendid and historically significant Mikhailovsky Palace.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
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Inzhenernaya St., 4 | Metro: Gostiny Dvor, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191011, Russia
+7 812 595-42-48
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As Heremitage also this museum consists of several interlinked buildings and corridors to get lost in. My main interest was the colourfull Russian art I had earlier seen in a wonderfull exhibition at the new annex in Malaga, Spain. On my way to the Benois...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you want to experience true Russia, you just have to visit this place. You might say Hermitage is enough. Nah. Hermitage is all pretty and royal but this place has a collection that is going to make you want to spend the whole week...More

Thank hotmamatx
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Enormous (size) museum, but quite interesting and extremely well organized. As with many large muses, the biggest challenger is to decide what to see. We had the advantage of a guide and I must recommend this approach. Granted you feel bad about skipping sections but...More

Thank C-Z-1982
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Russia, there are two important museums housing Russian art including icons, paintings and sculptures. One is the Tretyakov museum in Moscow and the second one is this museum. I find Tretyakov has a bigger selection and more authors but it is still worth your...More

Thank S K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had spent all my museum time in the Hermitage on my last trip to St. Petersburg so on this trip wanted to fit in the Russian Museum. Almost skipped because I was tired toward the end of a three week vacation but glad I...More

Thank TisTravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

Purchase the 4 palaces tickets to visit also the Stroganoff palace, the Marble Palace and Michalowsky Castle. Nothing impressive, especially compared with the Winter Palace / Hermitage...but still nice to visit other palaces in St Petersburg, recently renovated and opened to public

Thank Mat_and_Cris
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An expansive collection of the Russian art, a must visit attraction in St Petersburg. Very nice exhibitions, restaurant and gift shop are ok

Thank iJores
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we toured this place together with the russian ethnology museum and faberge museum; needless to say by the end of the day we were museumed out, so much to squeeze in so short a time..but worth it!

Thank divineserrano
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The focus is Russian artists and art. Much different, and much less extensive, than the Hermitage. In a large palace which is worth seeing. Audio tours are available. Well lit. Displayed in logical groups. Some English which helps. Lots of walking and transitioning up and...More

1  Thank Trek-Always
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum, impressive with its rich works of arts and its size, is located near the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, in the center of St Petersburg. Perhaps precisely because of its proximity to the other important museum of the city, the Hermitage,...More

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5 March 2017|
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Response from amenotep | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a cloak-room, and they will store small luggage. I'm not sure if they'll accept suitcases or larger bags. Didn't see any.