“The State Russian Museum, St Petersburg”
Visit one of the most famous museums in the country with this perfect Russian experience.
It was established in 1895 in St. Petersburg under the decree of the Emperor Nicholas II and had its grand opening for its visitors on 19 March 1898.
It is also one of the major cultural and education centres, overseeing the activities of 260 art museums of Russia.
The Russian Museum is the first state museum of the Russian fine art in the country. Today it is full of unique artistic treasures, a restoration centre and an authoritative institute of academic research.
Today The Russian Museum holds around 400,000 exhibits so you’ll have plenty to immerse yourself in to experience the beautiful culture and art of St. Petersburg.
Location: Russia, St-Petersburg
Category: Culture and History
Duration: 4 hours
A local guide and any other fees including any museum entrance fees. Meals and transfers included only where stated
For groups of more than 6 people, price will be provided on application.
Restrictions: Unavailable Tuesdays, New Years Eve and New Years Day – No Restrictions but involves walking.
Physical rating: Easy – Suitable for all