"It's a kind of magic" says the "Queen" song right at is begining... It is truly a kind of magic what you feal at this museum, a place for kings and queens. But it is not only here, it's everywhere, all around this magnificent city!
About State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace
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The Hermitage is a beautiful museum and is worth the entry fee. It is even free with a student id. We came specifically to see the peacock chime. We were very disappointed that it did not chime at 7 as we were told. All in...More
To be blunt, I don’t get it. Really long line to get in and the collection, well from my non art background perspective isn’t anything special. Moscow state art gallery was superior and the British museum is more interesting for history buffs. Worth a look...More
Very long cues but you can avoid if you book through the hotel or an agency in town. Can recommend visiting during the "white night`s" period /in June/ since it is beautiful to walk in the park at 22h...and almost daylight. The "amber room" with...More
If you make a trip to St. Petersburg without visiting the State Hermitage Museum, you've made a big mistake!
Of course, 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. A tip: unless you are after...More
Tough to navigate inside, there are different "circles" of art from paitings to the state rooms. for sure worth the visit!!!! do get your tickets online in advance.
We were attracted by this grand building as well as for its proximity near our hotel (The Four Seasons). When approaching, we were surprised by the long queue outside the building and therefore assumed that this tourist attraction must be super great and therefore popular....More
Lots of items on show not only Russian but from around the world, also excellent arts from famous people, get there early as the crowds build up to enter.