Branches:
Igor and Ekaterina Pestov
Marble Palace

Igor and Ekaterina Pestov

13 september 2018—14 january 2019

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...

Tickets

Karl Marx Forever?
Benois Wing

Karl Marx Forever?

17 october 2018—14 january 2019

An exhibition on the occasion of the 200th birth anniversary of Karl Marx offers a comprehensive overview of images of the influential thinker in Russian culture and everyday lif...

Tickets

Unexpected Malevich. From the Archive of A. A. Leporskaya, Donated to the Russian Museum
St Michael’s Castle

Unexpected Malevich. From the Archive of A. A. Leporskaya, Donated to the Russian Museum

15 november 2018—14 january 2019

The exhibition will present drawings by Kazimir Malevich donated to the Russian Museum by R. F. Strimaitis, ac...

Tickets

Lazar Khidekel (1904–1986). Towards the History of the Russian Avant-Garde
Stroganov Palace

Lazar Khidekel (1904–1986). Towards the History of the Russian Avant-Garde

21 november 2018—14 january 2019

The exhibition will present over 80 works by Lazar Khidekel — a prominent figure of the Russian avant-garde — from the colle...

Tickets

Russian Daily Life in the Sculpture of the 19th and 20th Centuries
Marble Palace

Russian Daily Life in the Sculpture of the 19th and 20th Centuries

22 november 2018—14 january 2019

The exhibition presents a “cross-section of Russian life” in genre scuplture from the mid-19th century to the present day.

Tickets

Dashi Namdakov
St Michael’s Castle

Dashi Namdakov

12 december 2018—11 march 2019

Dashi Namdakov's work is closely tied to the national Buryat culture, Mongolian epos and the legends and parables of Buddhism, and distinguished by academic precision, particular...

Tickets

Headscarves and Shawls in Russia from the 18th to the 21st  Century
Benois Wing

Headscarves and Shawls in Russia from the 18th to the 21st  Century

20 december 2018—11 march 2019

The exhibition will present more than 600 works of various types of textile art, painting, graphics, decorative and applied art, an...

Tickets

/ / / 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

Getting here

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

Events

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.

Go to festival site
Festival programme


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.



The Russian Museum recommends
Collection highlights
Collection highlights

The collection of masterpieces, chosen by the Russian Museum will allow you to make a first impression of the collection of the Russian Museum.

Start

Virtual tours
Virtual tours

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.)

Details

Online Shop
Online Shop

In the online shop of the Russian Museum presented a huge range of souvenirs, illustrated editions and multimedia disks.

Go to store

Mobile Apps
Mobile Apps

Google PlayApp Store

Details