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Igor and Ekaterina Pestov
Marble Palace

Igor and Ekaterina Pestov

13 september 2018—14 january 2019

A retrospective exhibition of works by Igor and Ekaterina Pestov focusing on the most burning issues of today’s world: consumption, spiritual void, aggression, and human v...

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Karl Marx Forever?
Benois Wing

Karl Marx Forever?

17 october 2018—14 january 2019

An exhibition on the occasion of the 200th birth anniversary of Karl Marx offers a comprehensive overview of images of the influential thinker in Russian culture and everyday lif...

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Unexpected Malevich. From the Archive of A. A. Leporskaya, Donated to the Russian Museum
St Michael’s Castle

Unexpected Malevich. From the Archive of A. A. Leporskaya, Donated to the Russian Museum

15 november 2018—14 january 2019

The exhibition will present drawings by Kazimir Malevich donated to the Russian Museum by R. F. Strimaitis, ac...

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Lazar Khidekel (1904–1986). Towards the History of the Russian Avant-Garde
Stroganov Palace

Lazar Khidekel (1904–1986). Towards the History of the Russian Avant-Garde

21 november 2018—14 january 2019

The exhibition will present over 80 works by Lazar Khidekel — a prominent figure of the Russian avant-garde — from the colle...

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Russian Daily Life in the Sculpture of the 19th and 20th Centuries
Marble Palace

Russian Daily Life in the Sculpture of the 19th and 20th Centuries

22 november 2018—14 january 2019

The exhibition presents a “cross-section of Russian life” in genre scuplture from the mid-19th century to the present day.

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Dashi Namdakov
St Michael’s Castle

Dashi Namdakov

12 december 2018—11 march 2019

Dashi Namdakov's work is closely tied to the national Buryat culture, Mongolian epos and the legends and parables of Buddhism, and distinguished by academic precision, particular...

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Headscarves and Shawls in Russia from the 18th to the 21st  Century
Benois Wing

Headscarves and Shawls in Russia from the 18th to the 21st  Century

20 december 2018—11 march 2019

The exhibition will present more than 600 works of various types of textile art, painting, graphics, decorative and applied art, an...

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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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