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 ...
The exhibition was prepared for the 200th anniversary of one of the most fa...
Vyacheslav Pakulin, endowed with a unique, striking talent, in 1920s and 1930s was caught up by the search for a "great style", paying tribute to...
|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
2 Griboyedov Canal, St. Petersburg
Metro - Nevsky Prospekt
The State Russian Museum is aiming to provide the most pleasant experience for visitors with disabilities in all buildings of the museum complex.
We ask to contact us about your visit in advance on: tel. 314-64-24
If you require any help, you can also enquire to speak to the administrator or to the controller.
We invite you to make yourself familiar with the information regarding the order in which the Benois Wing provides access for immobile visitors and people with other disabilities, the features of providing our services and additional aid from the museum personnel.
Parking spots for visitors with disabilities are placed next to the entrance to the management of The State Russian Museum, on Injenerniy st., building 2-4. There are no lowered boarders on the path from the parking lot.
The entrance and lobby of the Benois Wing are equipped with ramps.
Services in the museum are provided on the ground, 1st and 2nd floors. The exhibition on the 1st floor is available for wheelchair access and viewers with other immobilizing disabilities.
Responsible for organizing the reception and provision of services for people with disabilities and limited mobility at the museum: Head of the department of administrative and organizational work E. Kuznets, tel. +7 812 314 64 24.
While visiting the Benois Wing you have foldable chairs available for use. Stands with the foldable chairs are located on the first floor next to the stairs outside of the restaurant
We also offer free strollers for hire. You can request the strollers from the administration.
You can also make yourself familiar with the halls of the Benois Wing and its collection of masterpieces by accessing the virtual tour at:
The collection of masterpieces, chosen by the Russian Museum will allow you to make a first impression of the collection of the Russian Museum.
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.)
In the online shop of the Russian Museum presented a huge range of souvenirs, illustrated editions and multimedia disks.
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