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Georg Christoph Grooth and the Time of Elizabeth Petrovna
St Michael’s Castle

Georg Christoph Grooth and the Time of Elizabeth Petrovna

2 december 2016—13 march 2017

Epoch of Empress Elizaveta (Elizabeth) Petrovna is one of the periods of Russian history that are usually estimated as controversial...

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Fourth Museum Photobiennale of Contemporary Photography
Marble Palace

Fourth Museum Photobiennale of Contemporary Photography

8 december 2016—13 march 2017

Museum Photobiennale of Contemporary Photography allows us to introduce the oeuvre of professional photographers and photo artists who have ju...

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Ivan Aivazovsky. The 200th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth
Benois Wing

Ivan Aivazovsky. The 200th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth

22 december 2016—20 march 2017

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky is a world-famous Russian marine painter and one of the most successful Russian painters of the XIXth cent...

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A Penny Saved Is a Penny Gained
Stroganov Palace

A Penny Saved Is a Penny Gained

1 march—8 may 2017

The exhibition will present the state payment signs of Russia (coins and paper money) belonging to the period from the time of Peter I to 1917. The expositio...

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Victor Borisov-Musatov and the “Blue Rose” Society
St Michael’s Castle

Victor Borisov-Musatov and the “Blue Rose” Society

2 march—29 may 2017

The art of Victor Borisov-Musatov (1870-1905), one of the leading masters of Russian symbolism, will be presented in St.Michael’s Castle i...

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Georgy Vereisky
St Michael’s Castle

Georgy Vereisky

30 march—15 may 2017

The exhibition is aimed to widely and fully present the artistic heritage of Georgy Vereisky (1886 - 1962) for the first time.

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Structures
Marble Palace

Structures

6 april—29 may 2017

The project that includes art pieces from 1960s to present time is aimed to investigate the concept of the structure (from Latin structura ‎- a fitting together, adjustment, building...

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/ / / The Imperial Gardens of Russia. IX International Festival
Opening hours
The Mikhailovsky Garden

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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The Mikhailovsky Garden, St. Petersburg
Metro - Gostiny Dvor, Nevsky Prospekt

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The Imperial Gardens of Russia. IX International Festival

10 june 2016—21 june 2016

Dear guests, we are glad to invite you to visit "The Imperial Gardens of Russia" IXth International Festival which will take place in the Mikhailovsky Garden from 10 to 21 june 2016

The Imperial Gardens of Russia Festival was organised with the purpose to promote historical Russian gardens and modern trends of international landscape design. With the aim of popularization both historical parks of Russian Museum and modern trends of landscape design among general public.

Now the Festival has become the annual significant event attracting about 100 000 visitors. It lasts 10 day in early June during the period of White Nights. The Festival became renowned abroad and all over Russia. Among the participants of 2016 are Great Britain, Germany, Finland, France, Denmark, Spain. At all are 50 landscaping projects.

Projects are implemented with the support of Málaga branch, British Consulate in St. Petersburg, French Cultural Institute, Danish Cultural Institute.

The 2016 exhibition and festival is named "Flowers of Life" and dedicated to the diverse, fascinating and colorful world of childhood.

Ten days of cultural and media program of Festival will be devoted to charities of St. Petersburg which will present their work on the various socially unprotected population (children and adults with cancer, autistic children, people caught in difficult life situations.

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General Financial Partner: OSFC Sistema, Sistema Charitable Foundation

Strategic Partner: OJSC Novatek

Financial Partners: OJSC Mobile Telesystems (MTS), Banca Intesa

Partners: Saint Petersburg Public Charity Fund of Russian Museum Palaces restoration, The “Friends of the Russian Museum”  International Society, Coca-Cola Hellenic, Hennessy foundation, Ladoga Group JSC (Ladoga and IMPERIAL GOLD vodka), Inteks LLC, Andreas Stihl Marketing LLC, Institut Français Russie, Saint Petersburg State Forest Technical University under name of S.M Kirov, Bushe bakery, St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television, Danish Cultural Institute in St. Petersburg, The Royal Danish Consulate General in St. Petersburg, British Consulate-General in St Petersburg, The Consulate General of Finland in Saint Petersburg, Pietarin Suomalainen koulu, AdVITA fund, Time for help fund, Apelsin Charity, Alesha fund, Dobry Gorod Petersburg Charity, Tepliy dom Charity, V poiskah garmonii fund, Plazma Rent, Piano Bridges, Tradition fund.



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