The Hermitage is the biggest museum in Russia and one of 3 biggest museums in the world. They say if you want to see everything here it will take about 16 years. But 2-4 hours will be enough to explore the main highlights. It has many branches. The main is the General Complex which consists of 5 buildings, the most famous is the Winter Palace. During the tour you will enjoy the beautiful interiors where the imperial family used to live and the highlights of European collections.
After the General Complex you can continue the tour and head to another building named the General Staff of Headquarters. Here you can find the collection of French art of 19-20 centuries: imressionists, post impressionists, Picasso, Matis and others. The Hermitage collection is the best in the world after Musee d’Orsay in Paris.
Duration: 3 hours
|2-3 hours tour||USD 110|
|4 hours tour||USD 140|
Know Before You Go:
This tour is private. The meeting point is Palace Square near the Alexander Column.
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