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State Hermitage Museum Tours and Activities

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The State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg is the largest art and cultural museum in the world, with more than 3 million items in its collection—only a fraction of which are on display in its 360 rooms. The main museum complex comprises six historic buildings on the Palace Embankment and includes exhibitions of works of art from the 13th to 20th centuries, as well as Egyptian and classical antiquities and prehistoric art.

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Palace Embankment, 34, St. Petersburg, 190000
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State Hermitage Museum St. Petersburg Admission Ticket

State Hermitage Museum St. Petersburg Admission Ticket

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There's no need to wait in line to purchase a ticket at the popular State Hermitage Museum when you buy this admission ticket ahead of time. Simply show your voucher at the entrance to skip the line of other visitors. Choose from one- or two-day passes, and browse the vast collection of art, antiquities, and archaeological artifacts at your own pace.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
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$6.92
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$6.92

Hermitage VIP Ticket with Concierge Service

Hermitage VIP Ticket with Concierge Service

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Save yourself a lot of time, which can be better spent inside the museum, by getting skip-the-line access to the Hermitage. This enormous art museum is very popular, but getting priority access is the easy way of visiting. Your personal concierge will meet you at the entrance and help you with audioguides, maps, and directions. Tour the museum at your own pace.
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  • 1 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.50
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$42.50

Small-Group St Petersburg Hermitage Museum Tour with Skip-the-Line Entry

Small-Group St Petersburg Hermitage Museum Tour with Skip-the-Line Entry

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Avoid the main lines at the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg to see its best-known artworks. With an art-loving guide, gain fast-track entry, and from May to September, get the privilege of early access, beginning your tour in a crowd-free environment.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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$50.00

1-Day St. Petersburg PRIVATE ALL INCLUSIVE GRAND TOUR Skip-the-line

1-Day St. Petersburg PRIVATE ALL INCLUSIVE GRAND TOUR Skip-the-line

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Dip into one of the world’s greatest city's on this full-day tour of St. Petersburg. With a guide, stop at some of the city’s top landmarks such as the Winter Palace, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Peter and Paul Fortress, and the Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood. View magnificent pieces of architecture as your guide explains their history.b Then, complete your experience with a 3-hour guided tour of the renowned Hermitage Museum.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$172.98
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$172.98
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Ultimate: St. Petersburg Skip-the-line Hermitage Tour

Ultimate: St. Petersburg Skip-the-line Hermitage Tour

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Skip the lines at the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg on this guided tour, so you have more time to enjoy the impressive art collection. Tour the grand architecture of the former palace as well as the thousands of art works and artifacts with a local guide, who will put everything you see into historical and cultural context. Once the tour is over, you are allowed to stay and browse the museum at your leisure.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.54
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$61.54

St.Petersburg Private Tour of The Hermitage Museum

St.Petersburg Private Tour of The Hermitage Museum

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View the State Rooms and art treasures of St. Petersburg's Hermitage Museum on a 3.5-hour private tour. Avoid the crowds as you skip the line and explore the opulent Winter Palace, the winter residence of the Romanov Tsars. Ogle the lavish chambers including the Great Throne Hall, and explore the art highlights, seeing works by greats such as Michelangelo, Rubens and the Impressionist masters. Focus on the areas and art of most interest to you: as a private tour, the itinerary can be tailored around you.
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  • 2 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.39
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$115.39

2-Day Group Shore Excursion in St Petersburg with Faberge Museum & Boat Cruise

2-Day Group Shore Excursion in St Petersburg with Faberge Museum & Boat Cruise

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Get a comprehensive overview of the St. Petersburg—considered to be the "Venice of the North"—on this 2-day small-group shore excursion. See famous sights including Peterhof, Catherine’s Palace, the Hermitage Museum and more. Enjoy skip-the-line admission to many attractions, a 3-course Russian lunch each day, a Neva River canal cruise, and a guided tour of the famous Faberge Museum.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

Private Shore-Excursion: 1-Day Fully Flexible St Petersburg Tour

Private Shore-Excursion: 1-Day Fully Flexible St Petersburg Tour

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When your ship docks in St. Petersburg's port, enjoy personalized attention and a flexible itinerary on this private shore excursion. The tour is fully tailored to your interests, and transportation is provided in a private, air-conditioned, sedan or minibus. Pickup and drop-off at the port; no Russian visa required.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$194.00
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$194.00
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Shore Excursion: 2-Day St. Petersburg City Tour

Shore Excursion: 2-Day St. Petersburg City Tour

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Maximize your time in the remarkable Russian city of St. Petersburg on a comprehensive 2-day shore excursion to major attractions and historical landmarks. Alongside an expert guide, visit the majestic Peterhof Fountain Park; browse intriguing exhibits in the Hermitage, Russia’s largest museum; and absorb the sacred ambiance of ecclesiastical structures like the Church on the Spilled Blood, and the Peter and Paul Cathedral. Gain valuable insight into the rich history of the city and travel by luxury, air-conditioned vehicle for the duration of your tour.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$250.00
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$250.00

ALL INCLUSIVE: Full Day Tour of St Petersburg

ALL INCLUSIVE: Full Day Tour of St Petersburg

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Get acquainted with St. Petersburg and its sights with this day-long tour of the city. Covering more ground and sights than you would do by foot, the coach tour takes in all the top St. Petersburg attractions including St. Isaac’s Cathedral, Palace Square, and the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood. You’ll even savor a traditional Russian lunch and visit the State Hermitage Museum, too.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$122.06
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$122.06
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Hermitage Museum Tour with Priority Access

Hermitage Museum Tour with Priority Access

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Mini-group (max 8 people) 3-hour overview tour of the State Hermitage Museum with an art- expert guide. Priority access to the Hermitage museum main complex.   During the Hermitage tour you will see the most magnificent interiors and the most famous art masterpieces:   * The Imperial Reception halls * The Hanging Garden of Catherine the Great * Italian collection (Leonardo Da Vinci, Titian) * Flemish collection (Rubens, Van Dyck) * Dutch collection (Rembrandt) * Knight hall * Living quarters of the Romanov Family at the Winter Palace   Enjoy detailed explanations and exciting stories from our art-expert guide. Small-group format ensures a personal experience.   Why do travelers choose this Hermitage tour?   The Hermitage tour is given by experienced art experts. They not only know art in depth but all of them are great guides who speak perfect English and are very much enthusiastic and passionate about showing the Hermitage to their guests.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.66
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$57.66

St.Petersburg 2 Day Visa Free Shore Tour

St.Petersburg 2 Day Visa Free Shore Tour

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When your cruise visits St. Petersburg, discover the many splendors of the city on a comprehensive 2-day shore excursion, with no Russian visa required. Learn about the city’s past from an informative guide, and discover landmarks including the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and Peter and Paul Fortress. Witness the art highlights of the world-famous Hermitage Museum, cruise along the stately canals, visit the fountain-dotted Peterhof Park, and explore the Catherine Palace at Pushkin, including its world-renowned Amber Room.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$374.80
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$374.80

City Sightseeing St Petersburg Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

City Sightseeing St Petersburg Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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For the ultimate in sightseeing flexibility, purchase a one- or two-day hop on hop off bus ticket and travel by double-decker bus among St. Petersburg's key attractions. You get on and get off at any of the 18 stops along the bus route. You may also choose to sightsee via boat on the city's canals. Buses and boats are equipped with on-board audio commentary to enhance your sightseeing.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$16.15
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$16.15

St. Petersburg Shore Excursion: Small-Group 2-Day Visa-Free Tour Including Boat Ride

St. Petersburg Shore Excursion: Small-Group 2-Day Visa-Free Tour Including Boat Ride

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Enjoy a luxurious experience of St. Petersburg during a comprehensive 2-day shore excursion in the remarkable Russian city. With an accomplished guide, discover the most sought-after sights, including the Peterhof Palace and the St. Isaac’s Cathedral, and gain valuable insight into intriguing Russian history and culture. Feast on traditional Russian food and relish the intimate ambiance of this small-group tour, limited to only 16 people.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$317.14
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$317.14

Mini-Group 2-Day Shore Excursion of St Petersburg Must-Sees and Boat Cruise

Mini-Group 2-Day Shore Excursion of St Petersburg Must-Sees and Boat Cruise

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Spend your days in port exploring the highlights of St. Petersburg. Your guide meets your small group at the port each day to take you in a comfortable minibus to the sights. Visit the Hermitage, the Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood, Catherine Palace and famed Amber Room, the fountains and gardens of Peterhof Palace and more, including a cruise along the canals of the city.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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$25.00

2-Day St. Petersburg City and Local Culture Shore Excursion in a Small Group

2-Day St. Petersburg City and Local Culture Shore Excursion in a Small Group

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Get a comprehensive overview of St. Petersburg on this 2-day shore excursion with a small group. Visit the Russian Imperial palaces, the Peterhof Fountain Park, and the famous Hermitage Museum. Take a canal cruise through the 'Venice of the North' and choose to upgrade your experience with a tour extension featuring visits to the Faberge Museum and some of the city's top nighttime attractions.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$197.31
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$197.31

Private Tour of the Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg

Private Tour of the Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg

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Immerse yourself in the many wonders of the Hermitage with a 3-hour private tour. The six-building St Petersburg complex is both one of the world's largest museums and houses the largest collection of paintings on the planet. Visit the works that most appeal to your preference. See paintings by Goya, Rembrandt and Monet, marvel at da Vinci's 15th-century Madonna and marvel at ornate rooms decorated in symbols of Russian Imperialism. Also, learned how this vast collection survived the atrocities of WWII.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.00
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$77.00
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Hermitage Museum with Impressionists 4-hrs Private Skip-The-Line Tour

Hermitage Museum with Impressionists 4-hrs Private Skip-The-Line Tour

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Embark on a private skip-the-line exploration of St Petersburg's Hermitage, one of the largest museums on earth. Set out to explore the museum's four main buildings―including the mint-colored Winter Palace―alongside a knowledgable guide, one who will introduce you to both iconic and lesser-known-though-just-as-impressive artworks during your allotted 4 hours. Roam through opulent halls and marvel at bonafide masterpieces by artists like da Vinci, Monet, and van Gogh. Admire magnificent works that miraculously survived WWII while learning about the museum's vast collections, including galleries devoted to Dutch, French and Italian art.
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  • 4 hours
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$66.00
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$66.00
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Best of St Petersburg - Private 1-Day Tour with Hermitage & Peterhof

Best of St Petersburg - Private 1-Day Tour with Hermitage & Peterhof

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This private tour provides a convenient way to see the main landmarks of St. Petersburg, making it a great option for travelers who are short on time and want to maximise a short stay in the city. You'll visit top attractions such as Peterhof Grand Palace, the State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace, the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, and the city's famous subway stations without worrying about getting lost.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$260.00
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$260.00
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Cruise Visa Free Skip-the-line Hermitage Small Group Tour

Cruise Visa Free Skip-the-line Hermitage Small Group Tour

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Applying for a Russian visa is a notoriously arduous process. Avoid the hassle on this visa-free tour to the Hermitage Museum. Your guide meets you at the port upon arrival and takes you straight to the museum. Skip-the-line entrance means you can maximize your time exploring the art collection.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.21
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$128.21
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1 Day Imperial Saint Petersburg Highlights Tour Visas Included

1 Day Imperial Saint Petersburg Highlights Tour Visas Included

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Walk in the shadows of Russia’s emperors on a full-day imperial St Petersburg tour, with cruise port pickup and drop-off, and Russian visa included. With an expert guide, travel between the city's highlights by air-conditioned vehicle as you learn about its tumultuous royal history. View world-famous art at the Hermitage in the Winter Palace, and marvel at the onion-spired Church on Spilled Blood, built on the site of Alexander III's assassination.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.32
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$115.32

Skip-The-Line: Small-Group Tour of Hermitage Museum

Skip-The-Line: Small-Group Tour of Hermitage Museum

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Receive a guided tour of one of the world's largest art museums and enjoy the personalized attention that comes with a small-group. Spend 4 hours seeing some of the Hermitage's most iconic and lesser-known-but-equally-significant artworks. Admire pieces by da Vinci, van Gogh, Monet and Goya and explore each of the museum's main buildings, including the marvelously mint-colored Winter Palace. Your knowledgable guide will provide the perfect overview of the Hermitage's vast collection and its many halls. 
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.00
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$55.00

The Hermitage museum & Impressionists

The Hermitage museum & Impressionists

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You will visit one of the biggest art museums of the world going through a maze of corridors and halls of 4 buildings of the Hermitage museum and a splendid lobby of the Hermitage theater in addition. They are connected via passages, so you won't notice when you are in or out. Starting from former residence of Russian Royal family Winter palace where you will see Throne hall, Ball room we will continue with Renaissance art like Da Vinci, Rafael, Michelangelo. We won't miss a great collection of Rembrandts paintings for sure. Afterwards if you are not exhausted we will go to the General Staff Building to see a wonderful collection of Impressionists and Post-Impressionists like Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Gauguin, Paul Cézanne, Vincent van Gogh, Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.72
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$68.72
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Charming Private Evening at The Hermitage Museum

Charming Private Evening at The Hermitage Museum

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This is a unique evening tour that only operates on the days when the Hermitage is open later (until 9:00PM). There are typically no crowds during this time, which allows guests to see rooms and art that tourists typically don't get a chance to see during the day tour. This tour is at a much more relaxed pace than guests typically get to experience, allowing for more opportunities to ask questions and enjoy what the Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace have to offer.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$71.80
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$71.80
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What are State Hermitage Museum hours of operation?
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State Hermitage Museum hours of operation: Closed Mondays. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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Should I book State Hermitage Museum tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since State Hermitage Museum can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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How much does it cost to visit State Hermitage Museum 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to State Hermitage Museum costs USD 5.00. Guided State Hermitage Museum tours start around USD 5.00 per person.
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