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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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Andrei Dubov
Marble Palace

Andrei Dubov

23 january—11 march 2019

The work of Andrei Dubov, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, is associated with the consistent development of key categories of painting: color, composition, and space. Focusing...

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Solomon Yudovin. Siege Graphics from the Russian Museum Collection and Collection of Evgeny Gerasimov
Stroganov Palace

Solomon Yudovin. Siege Graphics from the Russian Museum Collection and Collection of Evgeny Gerasimov

24 january—1 april 2019

The exhibition is timed to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the lifting of the siege of Leni...

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The 5th Photobiennale of Contemporary Photography
Marble Palace

The 5th Photobiennale of Contemporary Photography

31 january—25 march 2019

Engaging both professional and amateur photographers, the Biennale aims to reflect the diversity of techniques, genres, and stylistic trends in con...

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Woodcuts from the Russian Museum Collection
St Michael’s Castle

Woodcuts from the Russian Museum Collection

7 february—18 march 2019

The exhibition will present a large-scale panorama of the development of woodcut from the late 17th century to the beginning of the 21st century, from&nb...

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Nicholas I
St Michael’s Castle

Nicholas I

13 february—20 may 2019

The exhibition from the cycle “The Romanovs Family Saga” covers the personality and state affairs of Emperor Nicholas I, as reflected in the works of painting, graphics, numismatics and ...

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Opening hours
Benois Wing

Monday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Mikhailovsky Palace, Benois Wing are open until 8:p.m.
Tuesday The Museum is closed
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Ticket offices close 30 minutes earlier

Getting here

2 Griboyedov Canal, St. Petersburg

Metro - Nevsky Prospekt

Events

Igor Baskin and D-sound project in the Benois Wing

Igor Baskin and D-sound project in the Benois Wing

5 february 2018—5 february 2018  > Russian Museum

On February 5 at 5 p.m. an experimental music project will take place in the Benois Wing: musicians will "play" the picture of soviet artist Victor Popkov.

New timetable on January 2 in the Benois Wing

New timetable on January 2 in the Benois Wing

2 january 2018—2 january 2018  > Russian Museum

On January 2 we invite you at the Benois Wing to see the temporary exhibitions «Folk Art of the Nizhny Novgorod Region» and «Henryk Siemiradzki and Russian Artists’ Colony in Rome».

Changes in the exposition shedule of the Benois wing

Changes in the exposition shedule of the Benois wing

26 october 2017—27 january 2018  > Russian Museum

Dear guests, on October 26,2017 until 31 January, 2018 the room № 82 of the Benois Wing is closed due to technical reasons. Please accept our apologies for any inconveniences.

“Delicate instruments of engagement” performative action in the Benois Wing

“Delicate instruments of engagement” performative action in the Benois Wing

20 july 2017—21 july 2017  > Russian Museum

On 20 and 21 July from 2 p.m. till 6 p.m. “Delicate instruments of engagement”, ongoing performative action by Alexandra Pirici (Romania) will be shown in the Russian Museum, the Benois Wing. Entrance is with the museum tickets.

Igor Baskin and D-sound project in the Benois Wing

Igor Baskin and D-sound project in the Benois Wing

24 april 2017—24 april 2017  > Russian Museum

On 24 April at 4 p.m. an experimental music project will take place in the Benois Wing: musicians will "play" the picture of avant-gard artist Pavel Filonov.

Opening of exhibition "Vasily Vereshchagin. To the 175th Anniversary of the Artist"

Opening of exhibition "Vasily Vereshchagin. To the 175th Anniversary of the Artist"

21 april 2017—21 april 2017  > Russian Museum

On April 20 to mark the 175th Anniversary of Vasily Vereshchagin, great Russian artist well known for his battle pieces and genre paintings, warrior and traveller, the retrospektive exhibition opened in the Benois Wing.

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