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Georg Christoph Grooth and the Time of Elizabeth Petrovna
St Michael’s Castle

Georg Christoph Grooth and the Time of Elizabeth Petrovna

2 december 2016—13 march 2017

Epoch of Empress Elizaveta (Elizabeth) Petrovna is one of the periods of Russian history that are usually estimated as controversial...

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Fourth Museum Photobiennale of Contemporary Photography
Marble Palace

Fourth Museum Photobiennale of Contemporary Photography

8 december 2016—13 march 2017

Museum Photobiennale of Contemporary Photography allows us to introduce the oeuvre of professional photographers and photo artists who have ju...

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Ivan Aivazovsky. The 200th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth
Benois Wing

Ivan Aivazovsky. The 200th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth

22 december 2016—20 march 2017

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky is a world-famous Russian marine painter and one of the most successful Russian painters of the XIXth cent...

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A Penny Saved Is a Penny Gained
Stroganov Palace

A Penny Saved Is a Penny Gained

1 march—8 may 2017

The exhibition will present the state payment signs of Russia (coins and paper money) belonging to the period from the time of Peter I to 1917. The expositio...

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Victor Borisov-Musatov and the “Blue Rose” Society
St Michael’s Castle

Victor Borisov-Musatov and the “Blue Rose” Society

2 march—29 may 2017

The art of Victor Borisov-Musatov (1870-1905), one of the leading masters of Russian symbolism, will be presented in St.Michael’s Castle i...

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Georgy Vereisky
St Michael’s Castle

Georgy Vereisky

30 march—15 may 2017

The exhibition is aimed to widely and fully present the artistic heritage of Georgy Vereisky (1886 - 1962) for the first time.

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Structures
Marble Palace

Structures

6 april—29 may 2017

The project that includes art pieces from 1960s to present time is aimed to investigate the concept of the structure (from Latin structura ‎- a fitting together, adjustment, building...

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Visitors with disabilities

Dear Visitors!
Due to technical problems, the stairlifts in the Mikhailovsky Palace and in the Benois Wing are currently out of order.
We apologize for any inconveniences that may have been caused in connection herewith.

For all questions concerning the provision of services to disabled visitors, please call at +7 (812) 314-64-24

Free wheelchairs are available for visitors with disabilities.

Currently, the following buildings assigned to the Russian Museum have been made accessible for disabled visitors:

  • Stroganov Palace
    For any enquiries, please refer to the information desk staff or to an administrator.
    You can request a visit in advance by calling at +7 (812) 571-26-26

  • Mikhailovsky Castle
    For any enquiries, please refer to the information desk staff or to an administrator.
    You can request a visit in advance by calling at +7 (812) 570-51-12.

  • Marble Palace
    For any enquiries, please refer to the information desk staff or to an administrator.
    You can request a visit in advance by calling at +7 (812) 312-91-96

       
       

Mikhailovsky Palace:

Currently, the palace is partially outfitted with ramps. The exhibition on the ground floor is accessible.

The semi-basement of the main building has specially-equipped restrooms and a cafeteria.

Benois Wing:

Outfitted with ramps; the stairlifts to the first floor are temporarily out of service.

There is a cafeteria on the ground floor.

If you need assistance, you can ask the guards and administrators to help you by calling:
Main building, internal phone number: 1835

Mikhailovsky Castle:

The museum is outfitted with a lift.

Marble Palace:

The museum is outfitted with a lift.

Stroganov Palace:

The museum is outfitted with a lift.

Additional services

  • Wheelchairs are available (free of charge) at entrance areas.

  • You can book a guided tour or an interactive lesson for disabled people at our tour desk or by calling at +7 (812) 595-42-22

We hope you will have a comfortable and pleasant visit to our museum.

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