State Russian Museum

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  • Address: Inzhenernaya St, 4, St Petersburg, Russia, 191186, Saint Petersburg
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +7-8125954248
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museums, Museums, Educational Site, Historical Site, Palace, Family And Kids, Exhibition , Heritage Building

The State Russian museum holds the largest collection of fine arts in Russia. It was commissioned in 1895 in the impressive neoclassical Mikhailovskiy Palace and traces the complete history of Russian art, from magnificent 11th century icons to contemporary works. The palace itself which is a former imperial residence built for Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich, is a sight to see as many of the halls retain their original opulent Italianate interiors.

The notable pieces of art are by artistes like Karl Brullov, Simon Ushakov, Ivan Nikitin and many more prominent Russian stalworths. The museum is the instructional centre of art museums of the Russian Federation, overseeing activities of 260 art museums in Russia.

State Russian Museum Travel Tips

  • All exhibits have an English translation along with Russian interpretation.

How to Reach State Russian Museum

  • Nearest Bus Station- Inzhenernaya Ulitsa (bus number 49)
  • Nearest Share Taxi- (K100, K212)

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  • State Russian Museum Address: Inzhenernaya St, 4, St Petersburg, Russia, 191186, Saint Petersburg
  • State Russian Museum Contact Number: +7-8125954248
  • State Russian Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit State Russian Museum: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 49.79% of people who visit Saint Petersburg include State Russian Museum in their plan

  • 41.43% of people start their State Russian Museum visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see State Russian Museum

Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

84.38% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting State Russian Museum

People normally club together Peter And Paul Fortress and Anichkov Bridge while planning their visit to State Russian Museum.

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