Famous Museums in Moscow

The museums in Moscow give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Moscow with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Moscow. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Moscow.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Moscow.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Moscow:

  1. Pushkin Fine Arts Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Architecture

    This is Moscow’s premier foreign-art museum, showing off a broad selection of European works, mostly appropriated from private collections after the revolution. The Museum is publishing on the basis of its collection research almanacs, catalogues of the collection and exhibitions, guide books, albums  etc. Being a famous spot in Moscow, it is well connected with rest of the parts of ...Read more
  2. Diamond Fund

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    The State Diamond Fund of Russia is housed in the Kremlin. A visit to the Diamond Fund will be a very meaningful and memorable addition to your Kremlin Tour as well as your overall Moscow Tour. Originally a museum, famous for exclusive and stunning coronation crown (known as the Great Imperial Crown), the famous Orlov Diamond and numerous Faberge eggs&nda...Read more
  3. Moscow Museum Of Modern Art

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum

    Moscow Museum of Modern Art is an energetic institution that plays an important part on the Moscow art scene and this is one of the largest and most impressive collections of modern and contemporary Russian art. In all three buildings of the Museum, one can visit single-artist shows, group exhibitions and conceptual displays by well-known m...Read more
  4. Lomokov Automobile And Motorcycle Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Children Museum, Specialty Museum

    The Lomakov Museum is an interesting excursion for antique automobile enthusiasts. The museum is located in the Southeast end of Moscow on Krasnodarskaya Street. Forty-five cars are on display in the museum building, but there are more on display outside. You will see photos of some of the most interesting antique cars and motorcycles. Visit in this place is limited by numbers by the management...Read more
  5. The Armory

    Tags: Museum, Landmark, Heritage Building

    The Armory Chamber, a treasure-house, is a part of the Grand Kremlin Palace’s complex. The museum collections were based on the arms, armor, and other valuable objects gathered from the country's chief armories and storehouses. The museum also contains a unique collection of decorated weapons, coronations paraphernalia, church utensils, jewelry, rare textiles, costumes and other valuables...Read more
  6. Sanduny

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, Children Museum

    There is no better way to spend a winter afternoon then at the Banya! Sanduny is the oldest and most luxurious Banya in the city. The Gothic Room is like a work of art with its rich wood carving, and the main shower room has an aristocratic Roman feel to it. You can go with your child but more than children, this place can be enjoyed by adults or teenagers. For visitors, it is one of the best a...Read more
  7. Tolstoy House Museum

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    The Tolstoy House Museum and Estate bears witness to Leo Tolstoy’s winter retreat in this estate, his literary influences and his lifestyle. As you move towards the orange walled estate through the well-maintained garden, you will understand how nature played a great role in influencing his imagination. The wooden Tolstoy House Museum is equipped with sixteen well-preserved rooms such as ...Read more
  8. Tsaritsyno Image
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    Tags: Museum, Park

    The Tsaritsyno park reserve and palace museum was founded under the order of Catherine the Great in 1776. This historical and architectural museum is accompanied by an art museum, landscaped park, ponds, cascade, forest, and the Biryulyovo dendropark. The unfinished 18th century building boasts of the Neo-Gothic architectural style and is flanked by the garden area. Arbours, decorative bridges,...Read more
  9. The State Tretyakov Gallery

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum

    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...Read more
  10. All-russian Exhibition Center Image
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    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum, Park

    Google Reviews
    Juan Montoya

    Great public attraction in Moscow! A must visit! Lovely gardens, environment, fun music all around! Can easily spend more than a day over! Lots of different interesting exhibiti...

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  11. Moscow Planetarium Image
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    Serge V.Bobrov

    Great planetarium show. Museum of historical astronomy instruments. Astronomy themed park, viewpoint and public observatory at rooftop. Souvenir shop, cafe.

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  12. Palace Of Tsar Alexey Mikhailovich Image
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    Jasmine Tan

    Very interesting interiors to admire at this place. Very baroque style. Some rooms are decorated with an oriental theme but mostly a lot of gold. There's an amber room tho. Many...

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  13. National Centre For Contemporary Arts (ncca) Image
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    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum

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    Andrew Wonderone

    Was a cool place back in 2015. Now it's ok.

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  14. Eksperimentanium Image
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    Maria Petrukhina

    It was quite interesting and fun =) We'd better come here for more than an hour - we only managed to watch half of the museum. Exibition looks a bit worn out, like museum create...

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  15. Gorky's House Image
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    Rebekka Fredrich

    450R for foreigners. For each room they have a paper in several languages to explain something about the room or the life of Gorki. Very interesting house. Worth visiting not ju...

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