Excursion to Hermitage

One of the world’s greatest fine arts collections, numbering about 3 000 000 pieces today, was founded by Empress Catherine the Great in 1764. The highlights are masterpieces by Leonardo da Vinchi, Rembrandt, Rubens, Michelangelo, Matisse and other top world artists. The museum is situated in 6 historical buildings, including the splendid Winter Palace, the home of the Russian Tsars. 

Price of the program “City tour and Museum”:

from 30 $ per one person

Program includes:

  • Palace interiors
  • French painting 
  • Spanish painting
  • German painting 
  • English painting
  • Dutch painting
  • Italian painting

 Opening hours: 10:00 – 18:00

Days off: Thursday and last Monday of the month

 Address: 2, Palace square, St. Petersburg, 190000

 Price of the program “City tour and Museum”: from 30 $ per one person



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Our tickets allow you to visit the museum without enduring great queues at the entrance and be guided around by an authorized guide.

A classical excursion program includes a city tour with visit to one museum. The priced presented below include car rent and a licensed guide’s fee. Costs for museum visits are presented on separate slides.

Standard program of a city tour + museum lasts for approximately 4 hours. In case you want to intermit for a lunch in an atmospheric restaurant in the heart of Saint-Petersburg and vitalize yourself by masterpieces of original Russian cuisine, just inform us and we will propose the best alternative meeting you budget.

In case your preferable dates of visit coincide  with official days off of the museum  you chose, we are glad to propose  a worthy alternative.

The State Hermitage museum in St Petersburg is one of the greatest art museums in the world. It is situated in several historical buildings of unrivaled beauty. The museum boasts of around 1000 halls available for the visitors. The number of exhibits exceeds 3000000 items. The task to navigate through the Hermitage museum halls is the challenging one indeed. If you have limited time in St Petersburg, e.g. arriving by the cruise liner or visiting on a business trip, the vise decision would be to book the guided tour of the Hermitage museum.

Guided tour of the Hermitage in English

Hermitage museum visit in St Petersburg is one of the main things to do in the city. Hermitage museum collection was founded by Catherine the Great in 1760s. She was the passionate art collector buying the best artworks: canvases by Rembrandt, Van Dyke, Michelangelo, Rubens and others. The collection was amassed later by all following Russian Emperors. As for the buildings of the Hermitage, they are the highlights of St Petersburg architecture.

The Winter Palace was the main residence of the imperial family, all of the adjacent structures were constructed to expand the art galleries or as government buildings. The Hermitage has a great number of Ancient World works of art, Oriental collections, Pre-historic items as well as big department of contemporary art. Hermitage excursion by the professional guide is the best introduction to this extraordinary museum.

Exploring the treasures of the Hermitage with the individual guide is saving your time and effort. The route which all the guided tours of the Hermitage follow includes all the highlights.  Buy a tour to the Hermitage with us and you won’t have to line up for the ticket and wonder which turn to take and which large hall is the right one. Cost of the excursion to the Hermitage you can see below.

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