Excursion to Hermitage Museum
This excursion lasts for 3,5 hours. You will visit Hermitage Museum. Tickets, driver with car and English speaking guide are included.
We can make longer or shorter than any excursion you want. So we can combine several trips into one day. We will consider all your wishes. Write or call us!
The State Hermitage Museum (Russian: Госуда́рственный Эрмита́ж, tr. Gosudárstvennyj Ermitáž; IPA: [ɡəsʊˈdarstvʲɪnɨj ɪrmʲɪˈtaʂ]) is a museum of art and culture in Saint Petersburg, Russia. One of the largest and oldest museums in the world, it was founded in 1754 by Catherine the Great and has been open to the public since 1852.
Its collections, of which only a small part is on permanent display, comprise over three million items (the numismatic collection accounts for about one third of them) including the largest collection of paintings in the world.
The collections occupy a large complex of six historic buildings along Palace Embankment, including the Winter Palace, a former residence of Russian emperors. Apart from them, the Menshikov Palace, Museum of Porcelain, Storage Facility at Staraya Derevnya and the eastern wing of the General Staff Building are also part of the museum.
The museum has several exhibition centers abroad. The Hermitage is a federal state property. Since July 1992, the director of the museum has been Mikhail Piotrovsky.
Of six buildings of the main museum complex, five, named the Winter Palace, Small Hermitage, Old Hermitage, New Hermitage and Hermitage Theatre, are open to the public.
As of January 1, 2013 at the State Hermitage Museum is registered 3,106,071 exhibits:
- 16,903 works of art
- 622,452 graphic works
- 12798 Sculpture
- 357 725 works of applied art
- 751 045 archaeological sites
- 1,122,769 numismatic monuments
- 341 rare books
- 13,954 weapons
- 56,899 documents
- 3017 art objects History
- 270 items of printed materials
- 147898 other items
Excursions in St. Petersburg
All prices are given in USD, included transport with driver, guide speaking a European language, entrance tickets.
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|Petergoff - Park and Summer Palace||5||145USD||176/88||204/68||236/59||250/50|
|Petergoff - Park with fountains||4||110USD||126/62||144/48||156/39||170/34|
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