Be inspired by one of the world’s most famous art collections on a tour of St. Petersburg’s Hermitage Museum in the former winter residence of the Russian tsars. Admire the splendid architecture, as well as paintings by Da Vinci, Raphael, and more.
What to Expect
Explore the state rooms and royal chambers of the Russian tsars on a 2.5-hour guided tour of one of the most famous museums in the world. Spread over several buildings of the former winter residence of the royals, and located on the banks of the Neva River in St. Petersburg, The Hermitage is a vast complex, but your guide will take you to some of the most prominent sites.
Marvel at the gala staircase leading up to the magnificient main suite of state rooms. Then, walk through all 5 buildings of the museum, including the Winter Palace, Small Hermitage, Old Hermitage, Hermitage Court Theatre, and New Hermitage. Discover the greatest gems of the museum's collection, spanning Italian, Spanish, and Dutch art. See works by Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, and a unique collection of paintings by Rembrandt and Rubens.
Experts say that if you were to spend a minute looking at each exhibit in the Hermitage, you would need 11 years to see them all. Your guide will do their best in just 2.5 hours!
- Entrance fee to the Hermitage Museum