The State Tretyakov Gallery

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  • Address: Lavrushinsky Ln, 10, Moskva, Russia, 119017, Moscow
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  • Phone: +7-4992307788
  • Tags: Art Gallery, Museums

The State Tretyakov Gallery is an art museum showcasing some of the exceptional 21st century artworks as well as Socialist Realism exhibits and Avant Garde exhibits. Established in 1856, the gallery houses around two thousand Russian works including paintings, drawings, and sculptures collected by Pavel Mikhailovich Tretyakov. The Russian fairy tale styled façade by Viktor Vasnetsov will catch your attention. Over 130 thousand works are exhibited here among which some of the famous works are Kazimir Malevich’s Black Square and Andrei Rublev’s Trinity. The ground of The State Tretyakov Gallery attracts the visitors with the Socialist Realism Sculptures like Iron Felix and Swords into Plowshares. The Graveyard of The Fallen Monuments garden is also notable for the former Soviet Union statues.

How to Reach The State Tretyakov Gallery

  • Bus m5 to stop - 3-y Kadashevskiy Ln
  • Buses 8, m6 to stop - Bol'shaya Yakimanka St
  • Bus m5 to stop - Tret'yakovskaya Station
  • Subway services 6, 8 to stop - Tretyakovskaya

  • The State Tretyakov Gallery Address: Lavrushinsky Ln, 10, Moskva, Russia, 119017, Moscow
  • The State Tretyakov Gallery Contact Number: +7-4992307788
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  • 0.78% of people who visit Moscow include The State Tretyakov Gallery in their plan

  • 45.45% of people start their The State Tretyakov Gallery visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see The State Tretyakov Gallery

Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The State Tretyakov Gallery

People normally club together Tretyakovskiy Proyezd and Pamyatnik V. I. Leninu while planning their visit to The State Tretyakov Gallery.

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The State Tretyakov Gallery Reviews & Ratings

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  • A very interesting collection of art, in fact one of the largest (if not the largest) collections in all of Russia. While a lover of the arts will find him/herself intrigued by everything here, you REALLY have to like art to go here. To see everything it takes a good 3-4 hours if you take your time, so please be considerate of the members of your party (whether they be kids, colleagues, or spouses) who aren't as interested with paintings, sculptures, and the like and do not take them with you.

  • Moscow's No.1 museum, it should not be missed if you are visiting Moscow. Be prepared for long line at entry and a VERY thorough security check. But it's definetely worth it, for it houses the best of Russian art, including the pieces you can spend literally hours admiring at. Pack the whole day, and you still will not see all it has to offer.

  • Very beautiful museum and art gallery, but if you don’t want to waste 2-3 hours in the queue, you’d better order tickets at least 2-3 days before the alleged visit. But pay attention to what kind of tickets you buy, for there are tickets for separate collections. The main collection of paintings is very big and there are many famous artworks.

  • I found this place to be such an eye opener highlighting the skilled artists of Russia through the various centuries. It is a must visit place when in Moscow to appreciate the local culture. Be sure to use a local guide to get maximum value.

  • Historically important holy place! Most visited places by tourists. Safe and Secure place for families with peaceful atmosphere. Must visit list in Moscow! We will be back

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