Russian museum tour
Russian museum tour is the right choice if you like Russian art. While the Hermitage is mainly dedicated to European art, this museum has about 400000 items that trace the development of Russian art from icons to avant-garde of 20th century. On a tour of the Russian museum you will see masterpieces by such artists as Karl Briullov, Ilya Repin, Ivan Aivazovsky, Ivan Skishkin, Wassily Kandinsky and Kazimir Malevich. The museum also has a very notable collection of Russian icons. While you can find works by European old masters easily almost everywhere around the globe, the collections of the Russian museum are truly unique for art lovers!
The main building of the Russian museum occupies the elegant Mikhailovsky palace on the square of Fine arts. Originally it was originally built for one of the sons of emperor Paul. It became a museum at the end of the 19th century on the orders of the last Russian emperor Nicholas II. The Russian museum tour is a perfect way to appreciate Russian culture and see works by our best artists.
Advantages of the Russian museum tour:
- skip the line entry to the museum
- comprehensive tour with a private licensed guide
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- Vacation Style Holiday TypeCulture, Guided Tours
- Activity Level Leisurely
Tour duration: about 2 hours (time spent in the museum itself) + time to get there from your hotel
Availability: daily except Tuesday
Meeting point: your hotel or any other place convenient for you. You and the guide walk or take public transport to the Russian museum (transportation is not included into tour price)
Requirements: Russian visa. If you are on a cruise, please contact us to customize the tour.
Payment: Via bank transfer in USD beforehand or cash in roubles on the day of the tour. If payment is made in roubles, Russian Cental Bank’s rate on the date of payment is used.
Russian museum tour price:
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- private guide
- musseum tickets
- transportation costs