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Catherine the Great in Russia and Beyond
St Michael’s Castle

Catherine the Great in Russia and Beyond

15 february—28 may 2018

The exhibition including over 500 objects offers a perspective on how Russian internal and geopolitical transformations, in which Empress Catherine II playe...

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Sculptor's Book
St Michael’s Castle

Sculptor's Book

12 april—18 june 2018

The exhibition investigates the ways sculptors tackle book as a cultural phenomenon. The viewers will see not only traditional sculpture, but also installations and objects. The exh...

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Vladimir Lyubarov. The Land of Peremilovo. Oil Paintings of Russian Origin
St Michael’s Castle

Vladimir Lyubarov. The Land of Peremilovo. Oil Paintings of Russian Origin

18 april—18 june 2018

In Lyubarov’s work, subtle psychologism and attention to detail are artfully combined with the ingenuous expressiveness of n...

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Sport in Soviet Porcelain, Graphic Arts, and Sculpture
Benois Wing

Sport in Soviet Porcelain, Graphic Arts, and Sculpture

25 april—30 july 2018

The exhibition includes around 350 ceramic works devoted to the topics of sport and healthy lifestyle and made in the Soviet Union/Russia betwee...

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Ernst Barlach – Käthe Kollwitz: Beyond the Borders of Existence. In Dialogue with their Russian Contemporaries
Marble Palace
Photographic Postcards
Stroganov Palace

Photographic Postcards

16 may—11 june 2018

Landmark postcards made in collaboration between contemporary St. Petersburg photographers and graphic artist Alexander Florensky present an original perspective on iconic pl...

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Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin. On the 140th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth
Benois Wing

Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin. On the 140th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth

25 may—20 august 2018

Large-scale retrospective exhibition will present the artist’s milestone works, encompassing his entire career, from well-known mas...

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Opening hours

The information desks are situated in the Mikhailovsky Palace, The Benois Wing and St. Michael's Castle in the ticket halls. Here you can get information on the working hours of the museum, temporary exhibitions, events, lectures and concerts held at the Russian Museum. You can also find floor plans of the permanent exhibition and other printed materials.


The Mikhailovsky Palace, The Benois Wing       
Monday 10:00 a.m. — 8:00 p.m.
The Museum is closed on Tuesday
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

St. Michael's Castle, The Marble Palace, The Stroganov Palace, Cabin of Peter the Great       
Monday 10:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m.                                                                                   
The Museum is closed on Tuesday
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

The Summer Garden 
May 1 - September 30 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Octobrer 1 - March 31 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.   
April 1 - 30 The Summer garden is closed to drying out   
On Tuesdays the Summer Garden is closed for the planning and preventive care
of garden and fountain complex

The entrance closes 30 minutes earlier

The Mikhailovsky Garden   
May 1 - September 30  
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Octobrer 1 - March 31
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
April 2 - 30
The Mikhailovsky Garden is closed to drying out 

The entrance closes 30 minutes earlier

The Museum is closed on december 31 and january 1

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