Konstantin Somov. On the 150th Anniversary of Birth
St Michael’s Castle

Konstantin Somov. On the 150th Anniversary of Birth

8 august—4 november 2019

The exhibition is dedicated to the 150th anniversary of Konstantin Andreevich Somov, one of the greatest masters of Russian art of the first half o...

Plastic Mass
Marble Palace

Plastic Mass

22 august—21 october 2019

The exhibition will present the diversity of Russian sculpture of the late XX — early XXI century made from polymers and plastics.

Boris Lurie. American Nonconformist
Stroganov Palace

Boris Lurie. American Nonconformist

29 august—11 november 2019

Leningrad-born survivor of Nazi concentration camps, member of New York avant-garde scene of the 1950s and 1960s, Boris Lurie touches upon the most sensitive, pr...

Barry Cawston. Russia: Far from Black and White
Marble Palace

Barry Cawston. Russia: Far from Black and White

26 september—4 november 2019

The exhibition presents works by famous English photographer Barry Cawston taken in Russia between 2014 and 2018.

Ilya Repin. To the 175th Anniversary of the Artist's Birth
Benois Wing

Ilya Repin. To the 175th Anniversary of the Artist's Birth

3 october 2019—9 march 2020

The exhibition will feature more than 250 paintings and graphic works by Ilya Repin: recognized masterpieces by the master and his little-kn...

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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

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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