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Ivan Sotnikov. Heracles.
Marble Palace

Ivan Sotnikov. Heracles.

16 june—19 july 2021

The name of Ivan Sotnikov (1961, Leningrad - 2015, St. Petersburg), artist and priest, marks a specific period of 35 years of St. Petersburg art. The first graphic ...

Vladimir Vasilkovsky. To the 100th Birth Anniversary
Stroganov Palace

Vladimir Vasilkovsky. To the 100th Birth Anniversary

17 june—23 august 2021

The exhibition is dedicated to the centenary of the birth of Vladimir Sergeevich Vasilkovsky (1921-2002), an outstanding figure of St. Pet...

Ivan Shishkin. 1832–1898
Benois Wing

Ivan Shishkin. 1832–1898

23 june—30 august 2021

The work of Ivan Shishkin (1832–1898) occupies a special place in history of Russian art. The major exhibition from the funds of the Russian Museum will provide an ...

Aidan Salakhova. From the New Saints Series.
Marble Palace

Aidan Salakhova. From the New Saints Series.

24 june—25 october 2021

Aidan Salakhova is a famous Russian painter and sculptor, pedagogue, recent active gallery owner and public figure. Her career in recent years has been ...

Igor Grabar. For the 150th Anniversary of the Artist's Birth
Benois Wing

Igor Grabar. For the 150th Anniversary of the Artist's Birth

22 july—20 september 2021

The name of Igor Grabar (1871-1960) is inextricably linked with the Silver Age of Russian culture.

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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

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Events

#MuseumWeek

#MuseumWeek

13 may 2019—19 may 2019  > Russian Museum

Find as many works of female artists in the Russian Museum as you can and win a prize  From May 13th till May 18th the State Russian Museum in St.Petersburg, Russia is inviting you to participate in the Photowalk!

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.

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