The high technology interactive exposition "Our Romantic Emperor" located on three floors of the Western Pavilion of St. Michael's Castle is devoted to Paul I, the author and owner of the ensemble of St. Michael's Castle. "Petersburg of Paul I" and the history of building of St. Michael's Castle, an interactive book about the foreign travels of Grand Duke Paul Petrovich and a kinect quiz, a virtual fitting room and 3D modelling used "to enter" in the painting of Martin Ferdinand Quadal "The Coronation of Paul I and Maria Fyodorovna" creates an opportunity for a deep and fascinating immersion in the epoch of the late 18th century.
On the day of the tour tickets are available only in the ticket offices of the palaces of the Russian Museum (except the Stroganov Palace and the Cabin of Peter the Great).
Tour start times
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday – 11:00; 14:30
Thursday – 16:00
Thursday - group visits - separate session at 11.00
23 september—7 november 2022
Taming the Chaos, a solo exhibition of the work of Igor Tcholaria, numbers some 60 paintings, graphic artworks and sculptures. Igor Tcholaria was born in Abkhazia, which stretches along the coast of the Black Sea. He received his basic grounding in art at the Sukhumi Art School, and subsequently continued his education in Leningrad, at the Vera Mukhina School and the Academy of Arts.
16 september—15 november 2022
This exhibition will acquaint visitors with the work of Leonid Kolibaba, a renowned St. Petersburg-based sculptor, graphic artist and educator, and member of the Ozerki Artists’ Village informal art group.
The collection of masterpieces, chosen by the Russian Museum will allow you to make a first impression of the collection of the Russian Museum.
Russian Museum - one of the world's largest museums and is perhaps the only country where such a full treasure of national culture are presented.
Virtual tour of the museum complex. 2009 (Rus., Eng., Ger., Fin.)
In the online shop of the Russian Museum presented a huge range of souvenirs, illustrated editions and multimedia disks.
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