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...

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Opening hours
Peter I Log Cabin

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

6 Petrovskaya Embankment

Metro - Gorkovskaya

Accessible environment

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. 232-45-76

If you require any help, you can also enquire to speak to the administrator or to the controller.

Memo for people with limited mobility

Dear visitors!

We invite you to make yourself familiar with the information regarding the order in which the House of Peter the I provides access for immobile visitors and people with other disabilities, the features of providing our services and additional aid from the museum personnel.

  • There are no special parking spaces provided for people with disabilities. Parking is available in normal places.

•        Please note that the entrance area is clad with ribbed flooring. Entrance to the House is carried out by stairs. To use the removable ramp, contact the administrator.

•       Services in the museum are provided on the ground floor, divided into 2 levels. To move between levels, you can use a removable ramp. To do this, please contact the administrator.

•        The facility is partially accessible to people with disabilities and other limited mobility groups.

  •  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.

Additional information

  • There are no toilets available in the House of Peter the I.

  • You can make yourself familiar with the House of Peter the I through visiting the virtual tour at:


The State Russian Museum conducts group classes and tours upon requests from organisations.

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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.


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.)


Online Shop
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