If you like art, take the time to visit this museum. Here you will find treasures of Russian art in a beautiful building.
About State Russian Museum
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Amazing collection of Russian art, very rewarding but extensive. Note that this is a rather large museum so you should plan quite a bit some time to enjoy it properly - about 3h if you plan well. There are useful maps though. Favorites - Kandinsky...More
If you love Russian art, you'll love this well curated museum. Get a QR scanner app for your smartphone (Kaspersky worked well on my Android). The museum has QR codes for some items in its collection so you can get detailed information about the art...More
All my life I've wanted to see Ilya Repin's paintings, especially the Volga Barge Haulers, which has made a deep impression on me even if seeing it only in photos before. I spent more than half an hour sitting right in front of the real...More
This is an amazing collection of classic russian artwork that illustrates how russian artists in history have influenced and been influenced by the other european masters. No propoganda here or patriotic stuff, just the most incredible, emotional, heart-felt work of the Russian masters.
I entered by the door on the side of the building, closer to the Church which was quieter than the main entrance. What a lovely museum, lots of amazing Russian art in a huge old building. Well set out. There is a very nice restaurant...More
I am proud to say I had a pleasure of seeing this amazing Russian art which I know and have learned so little because it's not so represented in Europe. Truly a must see if you want to close in to the Russian tradition and...More
Brilliant contrast to the busy and crowded tour groups of the main part of the Hermitage. The art on disaply here is just superb ...
An exceptional museum that gives you a fine overview of Russian history and art. While hard to compete with the Hermitage it is still a wonder and frequented mostly by Russians. Can be busy but well laid out. Incredible art not well known outside of...More