Ivan Shishkin. 1832–1898
Benois Wing

Ivan Shishkin. 1832–1898

23 june—15 november 2021

The work of Ivan Shishkin (1832–1898) occupies a special place in history of Russian art. The major exhibition from the funds of the Russian Museum will provide an ...

Pavel Stroganov: Italian Journey
Stroganov Palace

Pavel Stroganov: Italian Journey

9 september—6 december 2021

Count Pavel Sergeevich Stroganov (1823-1911), traveling with his family in Italy in 1839-1841, captured the image of this country in numerous drawings, whic...

New rules for visiting the museum!
The State Russian Museum

New rules for visiting the museum!

29 october

Dear Visitors, we wish to inform you that


I Am Dostoevsky. To the 200th Anniversary of the Writer’s Birth
St Michael’s Castle

I Am Dostoevsky. To the 200th Anniversary of the Writer’s Birth

13 november 2021—14 february 2022

The F.M.Dostoevsky Literary-Memorial Museum presents an exhibition to the 200th anniversary of the writer. The exhibition is based o...

Cosmism in Russian Art
Benois Wing

Cosmism in Russian Art

17 november 2021—10 march 2022

The exhibition, for the first time, comprises works of famous and lesser-known masters, in whose art different sides of the ideas of cosmism, clearly manifested in Russian sc...

Beyond the Establishment
Marble Palace

Beyond the Establishment

1 december 2021—10 january 2022

“Beyond the Establishment” is an inclusive project of the Russian Museum and the first large-scale attempt to present the work of non-professional artists with mental disor...

/ / / Maslenitsa in the Summer Garden
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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