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The State Hermitage Museum
#1 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
It is one of the largest and oldest museums in the world and displays paintings by great masters like Michelangelo, Raphael, Leonardo da Vinci, Rembrandt, Ruben and some of the French Impressionists.
We have visited most major museums around the world, the Hermitage is unquestionably in the top 3. Incredible art, sculptures, collectables and artifacts.
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The Shadow Museum
#2 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
The atmosphere is unformal, unlike other museums, the hosts are lovely and they are genuinely trying to make you have the best experience.
Well I have visited enough churches and museums and decided to visit the Shadow Museum after being coerced by my host.
The Anna Akhmatova Museum
#3 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
Here, near the Fontanka Embankment, in the Liteyny Avenue, is located this former apartment of great russian poetess, that nowadays houses one of the most sentimentally moving museums in St. Petersburg.
Fascinating museum both about poetry and a difficult life
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Peterhof State Museum Preserve Peterhof
#4 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
It is amazingly beautiful from the inside and the outside and, as with most of the palaces and museums in St. Petersburg, in order to fully appreciate this palace you must visit it as part of an organized tour gro...
Here, within the museum we saw the paintings of Peter the Great and members of his family and outside the magnificent lawns and gardens with fountains and antique statues.
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The Bath Block Peterhof
#5 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
The Museum is beautiful, well worth going to, the gardens were fabulous.
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The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
#6 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
Definitely a must when visiting St. Petersburg After visiting many cathedrals museums and kremlins in the Golden circle this offered brilliant perspective of historical relevance.
I was a little surprised that the items appeared to be selling better than those in other Russian state museums I have visited.
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Faberge Museum
#7 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
In a city so full of wonderful museums, palaces, churches and other places of interest, this is a must-see!
As soon as you enter the museum, the immaculately dressed attendants and bright, airy environment tell you that this will be a different experience from other museums in St. Petersburg.
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The General Staff Building
#8 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
Here we were pleasantly surprised by the beautiful collection of paintings.In addition to the main collection, museums regularly host interesting exhibitions.modern
This is one of the greatest Impressionist art museums in the world, all well displayed.
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State Russian Museum
#9 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
Located near Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, located at #4 Inzhenernaya Street, this phenomenal must-see museum holds the largest depository of Russian fine art, and is one of the largest museums in Russia.
I am often visiting art museums, but I have seldom seen such beautiful paintings of Russian artists (such as their most famous painter: I. J. Repin).
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Petrovskaya Aquatoria Museum-Model of St. Petersburg and Suburbs
#10 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
We took our time to walk slowly around this model museum of St Petersburg.
The museum is easy to find.
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Memorial Lyceum Museum Pushkin
#11 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
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Museum of Soviet Arcade Machines
#12 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
A fun way to break-up your visits to the various magnificent churches and museums in St Petersburg (it's a few minutes from Church on The Spilled Blood..).
... Negative points: Tricky to find Overall this ins a great little museum that offers a genuine Soviet and historical experience with out the queues or large groups associated with other more established museums!
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Grand Maket Russia Interactive Museum
#13 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
This is really a must see in SPB alongside with the regular museums and cathedrals.
The museum is split into two sections - East and West and each of these are sub-divided into smaller sections covering Russia's main cities, regions from Kaliningrad in the West to Russia's far-East.
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Catherine Palace and Park Pushkin
#14 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
A lot to see, to spend a day in the parks plus visit to the Palace and the other museums.
Sainte Catherine Palace (Tsarkoye Selo State Museum) 7 Sadovaya Street, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Small queue to buy the tickets to the park entrance The park is huge and beautiful - in a sunny day we took re...
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The Pushkin Apartment Museum
#15 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
This is only one of the outstanding icons and magnificent pieces of art that can be found in one of the most famous museums in the world.
One of the Best house museums in Russia.
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Kameronova Gallery Museum Pushkin
#16 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
This Gallery Museum bearing the name of one scottish architect and designer, that is, Charles Cameron, is the adjacent building to the east wing of the Catherine Palace.
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Sovereign's Fun Peterhof
#17 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
The Marly Palace Peterhof
#18 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
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Russian Museum of Ethnography
#19 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
I’ve been here two weeks, have visited numerous museums, and highly recommend including this one for an understanding of Russia beyond St Petersburg.
In the group of museums located around the Arts Square in the Historic Heart of St Petersburg, here in Inzhenernaya Str.
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Monplaisir Historical Palace Museum Peterhof
#20 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
We visited this palace museum as part of our tour of Peterhof fountains and gardens.
We really enjoyed this museum, it gives you a real indication of how the royal family lived ( in a more modest version of the main palace)
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Oranienbaum State Museum Reserve Lomonosov
#21 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
museum Titikaka
#22 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
Yusupov Palace on Moika River
#23 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
This is one of the most beautiful and the most interesting museums of St. Petersburg, which kept own collections and apartments in its original form.
For you history buffs of the Bolshevik Revolution, and murder of Rasputin, and the assassination of Nicholas & Alexandra & children, this museum has it all !
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History of Religion Museum
#24 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
There is also a small section of the museum about the treatment of religion under communism.
Central Naval Museum
#25 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
A superb museum which unlike many Museums in Russia, avoids modern politics.
The museum contains hundreds of beautiful paintings of sea-battles as well as ship models of various sizes of ships from various ages.
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Matryoshka Master Class
#26 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
When our 9-year-old daughter begged for a day without churches or museums, we decided to try out Yelena's master class, which turned out to be a highlight of the trip for the whole family.
I would recommend this class at the Museum of Matryoshka to my friends!
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The Menshikov Palace
#27 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
On the 10th of September Vassilievsky island celebrated its birthday, so the entrance to some museums on the island was free of charge, including the Menshikov Palace.
This is part of the Hermitage museum (same ticket) and can be reached on the 1, 10, or 11 tramway (it is a fairly long walk from the Hermitage via Dvortsovy bridge particularly when the weather is cold or rainy).
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Kazan Cathedral
#28 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
The oter churches in SPB are really museums.
Situated close to other important structures like the Palace Square, Savior on the Spoiled blood Church & Russian Museum, you can if you want to finish visiting the Kazan Cathedral the same day itself.
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Erarta Museum
#29 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
Really recommended to see this contemporary Russian art museum, refreshing after traditional art museums of St Petersburg - though they are great too.
This museums show how talented Russian modern time artist really are.
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The Republic of Cats Cultural and Museum Complex
#30 of 473 Museums in St. Petersburg
Yes St petersburg has alot of museums and tourist attractions to keep you busy for weeks but what about time to regroup and just enjoy without the rush, and recharge your batteries?
The cat museum is a like a great big room devoted to the 25 cats who live there (lots of cat structures, toys, etc.).
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