The State Hermitage

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  • Address: Palace Square, 32, St Petersburg, Russia, 190000, Saint Petersburg
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  • Timings: 10:30 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +7-8127109079
  • Ticket Price: 828 RUB
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museums, Museums, History Museums, Family And Kids

This historic art museum really needs no introduction. One of the largest museums in the world, there are over three million pieces of art that are stored in the archives. Only a small portion of this collection is put on display.

Founded in 1764 by Catherine the Great, this museum is also one of the oldest in the world. The Hermitage Museum is housed in six buildings, all of which are quite old and rich in history. Among the antiquities and pieces of art that are on display here, there are some fine examples of prehistoric art forms, neo-classical and impressionist art and many other important pieces of art from around the world.

The museum has to be the first pit stop in your trip to Saint Petersburg and one can take it for granted that not even a single second in this museum will be spent in boredom. 

The State Hermitage Travel Tips

  • Do plan your trip such that you have enough time to explore the entire museum complexes.

Entrance Ticket Details For The State Hermitage

  • Free on the first Thursday of the month, 828 RU for combined ticket.

How to Reach The State Hermitage

  • Admiralteyskaya station

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  • The State Hermitage Address: Palace Square, 32, St Petersburg, Russia, 190000, Saint Petersburg
  • The State Hermitage Contact Number: +7-8127109079
  • The State Hermitage Timing: 10:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • The State Hermitage Price: 828 RUB
  • Time required to visit The State Hermitage: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 64.89% of people who visit Saint Petersburg include The State Hermitage in their plan

  • 42.86% of people start their The State Hermitage visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see The State Hermitage

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

58.42% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The State Hermitage

People normally club together St. Isaac's Cathedral and Church Of The Savior On Blood while planning their visit to The State Hermitage.

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