Home and Family. Images of Peaceful Life
Benois Wing

Home and Family. Images of Peaceful Life

16 december 2022—20 june 2023

The Russian Museum exhibition project Artists on War and Peace can be seen as a diptych comprised of two exhibitions: Images of Military Life in Russian Art...

Nikolai Suetin. Ilya Chashnik
St Michael’s Castle

Nikolai Suetin. Ilya Chashnik

2 march—19 june 2023

This exhibition spotlights the work of Malevich’s closest pupils and associates Ilya Chashnik (1902–1929) and Nikolai Suetin (1897–1954), and follows o...

Parallel Universes. From Abstraction to Artefact. The Collection of Natalia Opaleva
Marble Palace

Parallel Universes. From Abstraction to Artefact. The Collection of Natalia Opaleva

3 march—26 june 2023

The State Russian Museum presents the exhibition project Parallel Universes. From Abstraction to Artefact showing w...

Leonid Sherwood (1871–1954)
St Michael’s Castle

Leonid Sherwood (1871–1954)

13 april—3 july 2023

Initiated to coincide with 152 years since the artist’s birth, this exhibition follows extensive research undertaken to elaborate on certain aspects of Leonid Sherwood’s...

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Opening hours
The Summer 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

Санкт-Петербург. Инженерная ул., 4.

Метро: «Невский проспект», «Гостиный двор», «Чернышевская»

Maslenitsa in the Summer Garden - Events

Maslenitsa in the Summer Garden

13 march 2016—13 march 2016

Dear visitors, we would like to invite you to traditional Russian festival! It will pass in the Summer Garden in the last day of Maslenitsa (Pancake week) - 13 of March 2016. 

We offer you to take part in traditional games, competitions and amusements (like the Battles of Fathers Frost, the running in sacks, the team skis, etc..). Also you could listen to some music groups and see the performance of St. Petersburg Puppet Theatre "Reticule".

For children there will organized workshops on painting the gingerbreads, the production of dolls, birch bark weaving. Also the Russian Museum prepared  an unusual gift for young visitors - the information platform "Festival History" dedicated to the appearance of Maslenitsa in Russia, its traditions and customs.

All entertainments are included in the ticket price.

13 of March, from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.


- for adult visitors - 100 rubles
- for school children, students, seniors - 50 rubles
- family ticket (2 adult visitors+2 school children) - 200 rubles

Free entrance:

- preschool children
- large family

The official partner of the event - ROSSGOSSTRAH

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