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A Masterpiece by Karl Bryullov. New attribution
Mikhailovsky Palace

A Masterpiece by Karl Bryullov. New attribution

9 august—1 october 2018

The exhibition in the Garden Vestibule presents the only portrait Karl Bryullov had ever painted of the members of the imperial family — the portrait...

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St. Isaac's Cathedral: A History
Benois Wing

St. Isaac's Cathedral: A History

22 august—7 october 2018

The exhibition, dedicated to the 200th anniverary of St. Isaac's Cathedral, reveals new facts on the history of its construction and decoration. It presents dra...

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Nikolai Kulbin
St Michael’s Castle

Nikolai Kulbin

23 august—29 october 2018

The first retrospective exhibition of works by Nikolai Kulbin (1868–1917) discovers the artist as a landscape painter with an analytical mind and yet an unspoiled vision, a p...

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Konashevich: Known and Unknown
St Michael’s Castle

Konashevich: Known and Unknown

30 august—1 october 2018

An comprehensive exhibition of works by V. M. Konashevich (1888–1963), a brilliant book illustrator and easel graphic artist.

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Ruth Baumgarte
Marble Palace

Ruth Baumgarte

5 september—22 october 2018

Works by a renowned German artist offer a glimpse into the emotional life of African people, their relationships and everyday life in a situation of constant social and political tur...

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Igor and Ekaterina Pestov
Marble Palace

Igor and Ekaterina Pestov

13 september—29 october 2018

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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Expressionism in Russian Art
Benois Wing

Expressionism in Russian Art

20 september—19 november 2018

An exhibition of painting and graphic works of Russian Expressionism investigates original traits of this international movement in Russia.

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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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