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State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace

Dvortsovaya Square, 2, St. Petersburg, Russia
+7 812 710-90-79
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One of the most famous art museums in the world, this museum is housed in the Winter Palace, and contains over 2.7 million exhibits including some of the world's greatest works of art.
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Dvortsovaya Square, 2, St. Petersburg, Russia
+7 812 710-90-79
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are coming to St Petersburg you are going to want to visit the Hermitage and Winter Palace — it really is an amazing place.Set aside plenty of time because there is a lot to see.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great historic place. Dont go there only spontaneously! You will have to queue and get froozen outside. Access is granted following an organisation as it was the time being of the Soviet Union. Unfriendly staff, missing motivation. If you take your own guide with you...More

Thank yellowman2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take your breath away-type place. Amazing art and design. The place is enormous and every room seems more impressive than the last.

Thank BennyC007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked here from hotel, and the approach to the building was awe inspiring, and once inside, the individual rooms were beautiful. There is so much to see that I chose two or three subjects of interest and tried to concentrate on those,

Thank merrers
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm literally getting goosebumps thinking back to our trip to this amazing museum. I've been to some of the world's best museums and I've seen some of the worlds best art, but this place is just phenomenal. I completely underestimated the exquisite art collection housed...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent phenomenal must visit this place lots of history, would be nice to see in both summer and winter.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had read that The Hermitage was regarded as one of the greatest museums in the world and I was not disappointed. It kind of felt like the most was not made of the beautiful things on display but the building itself is a work...More

Thank Tracyrrr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really beautiful building and I really enjoyed the exhibition about the revolution and Romanov. There’s a cloakroom free of charge for your belongings.

Thank dinternational
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did have to queue for a hour and a half in the freezing cold to get in but it was worth the wait. We only found on our return to the hotel that concierge would have booked the tickets and we would not have...More

Thank jacquib842
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We heard queues can be long, we went at 11am & went straight in no queue, but as we left queues were very long! Beautiful outside especially in the snow. Room after room is filled with stunning art, collections & historic items but is so...More

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frank g
14 January 2018|
Response from JayAv | Reviewed this property |
We used BEST GUIDES ST PETERSBURG and they were fantastic.
19 December 2017|
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Response from sarahpase | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the student tickets, but as a previous traveler answered you can buy the tickets in advance online. Also, when we went to collect our pre-bought tickets at the dedicated entrance (off the riverside boulevard... More
21 July 2017|
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Response from Varunkhanna1975 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Don't know about the guided tour at the entrance as we had booked through a local travel agent to procure the visa as well. The audio guide is pretty helpful though the museum is too big to be covered in a day & a guide... More