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Truly breathtaking

St Petersburg is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, with a stunning cityscape of cathedrals, towers and gilded domes. There is no other place so astoundingly breathtaking – you’ll feel like walking through a live museum, where the baroque rules supreme. Life pulses in St Petersburg, although the slow-paced rural atmosphere dominates. The experience is completed by chic shops and cafés, stunning art collections, music and theater.

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Hermitage Museum

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Hermitage Museum

One of the world's finest art collections

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The State Hermitage Museum is housed inside the Winter Palace, where you’ll find one of the world’s largest and finest collections of fine art. And please take note of the Winter Palace, with its spectacular decor and architectural details.

Also be sure to check out the Pavilion Hall, with mosaic furniture and floors, marble fountains, and some interesting items that were top-of-the-line technology in their day. The State Hermitage Museum and the Winter Palace is a beautiful step into another world, where you get to enjoy the marvels of Russia.

Hermitage Museum
Palace Embankment, 34, St Petersburg, St. Petersburg
Phone
812/710-9079
Website
www.hermitagemuseum.org/
Hours
Mon, Tue, Thu - Sun: 10.30 - 18.00. Wed: 10.30 - 21.00
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