HISTORICAL MUSEUMS IN SAINT PETERSBURG

All these historical museums can be found on this map https://goo.gl/Ch2XbQ

1. Piskarevsky Memorial Cemetery (Пискаревское кладбище) Address: Nepokorennykh prospect 72. Opening hrs: 9-18. Contacts: +78122975716. Website: http://pmemorial.ru/eng-memorial

2. Marinesko Museum of Submarine Forces (Музей подводного флота им. А.И.Маринеско) Address: Kondratyevsky prospect 83 korpus 1. Opening hrs: T,W,Thu,F – 10-18, Sat,S – 11-17. Closed on Monday and on last Friday every month. Contacts: +78125436191, mpsr@rambler.ru. Website: http://www.mipsr.ru/index.html

3. Elagin Palace (Елагиноостровский дворец-музей) Address: Elagin Island. Opening hrs: park – 06-24 (summer), 06-23 (winter); museums: T,Thu,F,Sat,S – 10-18.30. Closed on Monday, Wednesday and last Tuesday every month. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Contacts: +78124300911. Website: http://elaginpark.org/en

4. Elizarovs Memorial Apartment (Музей-квартира Елизаровых) Lenin’s elder sister apartment. Address: Lenina Ul. 52. Opening hrs: M,T – 11-17. Visits should be prearranged. Contacts: +78122353778.

5. Sergey Kirov Museum (Музей С.М. Кирова)The famous communist’s apartment. Address: Kamennoostrovsky prospekt 26-28. Opening hrs: M,Thu,F,Sat,S – 11-18, T – 11-17. Closed on Wednesday. Tickets: 120 RUB. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Website: http://goo.gl/yAjvjX

6. Museum of Military Archaeology (Музей военной археологии) Address: Petrovsky prospect 2, ‘Spetstrans’ dockyard. Visits should be prearranged beforehand. Contacts: +79219077709 or karjala1941@yandex.ru. Website: http://www.szpoisk.spb.ru/2012-06-29-10-43-48

7. Museum of Political History of Russia (Государственный музей политической истории России) Address: Kuybysheva Ul. 2-4. Opening hrs: M,T,F,Sat,S – 10-18, W – 10-20. Closed on Thursday, last Monday every month and on 1,7 January, 1 May. Contacts: +78122337052 and polithistmuseum@mail.ru. Tickets: 200 RUB. Audioguide (English, German, French) 200 RUB. Guided tours in English for a group of up to 15 people: 1950 RUB. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Website: http://en.polithistory.ru/

8. Military-Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineer and Signal Troops (Военно-исторический музей артиллерии, инженерных войск и войск связи) Address: Aleksandrovsky park 7. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Monday, Tuesday and last Thursday every month, 1 May, 12 May, 18-20 May, 25-28 May. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 300 RUB. Contacts: +78124980934 artillery@yandex.ru. Website: http://www.artillery-museum.ru/ru/museum.html

9. House of Peter the Great (Домик Петра) Address: Petrovskaya naberezhnaya 6. Opening hrs: M,W,F,Sat,S – 10-18. Thu – 13-21. Closed on Tuesday and last Monday every month. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Tickets: 200 RUB. Contacts: +78125954248 info@rusmuseum.ru. Website: http://rusmuseum.ru/eng/info/

10. Peter and Paul Fortress (Петропавловская крепость) Opening hrs: 8.30-21 (territory), 10-18 (most attractions). Every noon there’s a gun shot. Every Saturday in summer there’s the changing of the guard at noon on the Naryshkin Bastion. Admission: FREE. E-mail: gmi@spbmuseum.ru. Website: http://www.spbmuseum.ru/themuseum/

1) Peter and Paul Cathedral (Петропавловский собор) Opening hrs: 10-18, 11-18 on Sunday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time on Tuesday. Tickets: 250 RUB. Website: http://goo.gl/EdMcK8

2) Trubetskoy Bastion Prison (Тюрьма Трубецкого бастиона) Opening hrs: 10-18. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time on Tuesday. Tickets: 150 RUB. Website: http://goo.gl/XsNfXi

3) History of Peter and Paul Fortress (История Петропавловской крепости) in the Neva Curtain Wall. Opening hrs: 11-18. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time on Tuesday.

4) History of St Petersburg – Petrograd. 1830 – 1918 (История Петербурга-Петрограда. 1703-1918) in the Commandant’s House. Opening hrs: 11-18. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time on Tuesday. Website: http://goo.gl/bWTHSD

5) Collection of Porcelain and Glassware of the XVIII-XXI Centuries (Коллекция фарфора и стекла 18-21 веков) in Petrovskaya Curtain Wall (left side) Visits to the exhibition are available only in organized groups of up to 15 people. Guided tours for individual visitors: Monday at 3, for groups by arrangement: Friday at 3, pre-book here: +78124980538. Buy tickets at Ioannovsky Ravelin (Information Centre). Tickets: 200 RUB. Website: http://goo.gl/wmzIWF

11. Museum of History of Parliamentarism in Russia/Taurida Palace (Музей истории парламентаризма в Росии/Таврический дворец) Address: Shpalernaya Ul. 47. Opening hrs: M,T,W,Thu – 10-15.30, F – 10-15. Tickets: 200 RUB. Only guided tours in Russian. Guided tours to be pre-booked (name, date of birth, place of birth, place of living, telephone) +78123266911, +78123266832 kla@iacis.ru.Website: http://mipr.org.ru/history/english/

12. Explorer Petr Kozlov Memorial Apartment (Музей путешественника П.К. Козлова) Kozlov (1863-1935) was a traveler and explorer of Central Asia. Address: Smolny prospect 6 apt. 32. Visits for individual visitors are only possible on Thursday 12-18. On T,W,Thu,F visit are only possible for guided tours (less than 15 people), to be pre-booked +78127100350, +7812 5771243. Website: http://kozlov-museum.ru/english/

13. The Memorial Museum of Defence and Siege of Leningrad (Государственный мемориальный музей обороны и блокады Ленинграда) Address: Solyanoy pereulok 9. Opening hrs: M,Thu,F,Sat,S – 10-17, W – 12.30-21. Closed on Tuesday and last Thursday every month. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Tickets: 300 RUB. http://www.blokadamus.ru/cgi-bin/blokadamus.cgi

14. Alexander Suvorov Memorial Museum (Мемориальный музей А.В. Суворова) Address: Kirochnaya Ul. 43. Opening hrs: T,Thu,F,Sat,S – 10-18, W – 13-21. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 400 RUB. Contacts: +78125793914 suvorovmuseum@mail.ru. Website: http://www.suvorovmuseum.ru/

15. Winter Palace of Peter the Great (Зимний дворец Петра I) Address: Dvortsovaya naberezhnaya 32. Opening hrs: T,W,Thu,F,Sat – 10.30-17, S – 10.30-16. Closed on Monday, 1 January and 9 May. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets 300 RUB, 600 RUB (+ the General Staff Building, the Main Hermitage Building, the Menshikov Palace, the Museum of the Imperial Porcelain Factory to be visited on the same day). FREE for students, school children and on 1st Thursday every month. Website: http://goo.gl/LpqVQA

16. Menshikov Palace (Дворец Меншикова) On display: Russian Culture in the First Third of the 18th Century from the Hermitage. Address: Universitetskaya naberezhnaya 15. Opening hrs: T,W,F, Sat – 10.30-18, Thu – 12-21, S – 10.30-17. Closed on Mondays, 1 January and 9 May. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets 300 RUB, 600 RUB (+ the General Staff Building, the Winter Palace of Peter the Great, the Main Hermitage Building, the Museum of the Imperial Porcelain Factory to be visited on the same day). FREE for students, school children and on 1st Thursday every month. Website: http://goo.gl/l42kO3

17. The General Staff Buiding (Главный штаб) On display: permanent and temporary exhibitions. Address: Dvortsovaya ploshchad 6/8. Opening hrs: T,Thu,F,Sat,S – 10.30-18, W – 10.30-21. Closed on Monday, 1 January and 9 May. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Tickets 300 RUB, 600 RUB (+ the The Main Hermitage Building, the Winter Palace of Peter the Great, the Main Hermitage Building, the Museum of the Imperial Porcelain Factory to be visited on the same day). FREE for students, school children and on 1st Thursday every month. Website: http://goo.gl/qCnYj0

18. Museum of Printing (Музей печати) Address: Naberezhnaya reki Moyki 32. Opening hrs: M,Thu,F,Sat,S – 11-18, T – 11-17. Closed on Wednesday. Tickets: 120 rub. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Website: http://goo.gl/CpBHSI

19. The History of Political Police in Russia in the 19th-20th Centuries (Гороховая, 2. Из истории политической полиции и органов государственной безопасности XIX – XX вв.) Address: Admiralteysky prospect 6. Opening hrs: M,T,W,Thu,F – 10-18. Closed on weekends and official holidays. Tickets: 100 RUB. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Website: http://en.polithistory.ru/gorokhovaya-2

20. ‘Nienschantz’ Historical-Archeological Museum (Историко-археологический музей «Ниеншанц») Address: Angliyskaya naberezhnaya 6. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Tuesday. Free entrance.

21. Submarine D-2 (Подводная лодка Д-2 “Народоволец) A submarine of WWII times. Address: Shkipersky protok 10. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Monday and Tuesday. Contacts: info@navalmuseum.ru +78123565266.

22. Alliluevs Memorial Apartment (Музей-квартира Аллилуевых) Address: 10th Sovetskaya Ul. 17 Apt. 20. Opening hrs: M,T,Thu,F,Sat – 10-18. Visits should be prearranged +78122712579.

23. Rumyantsev Mansion (Особняк Румянцева) Address: Angliyskaya naberezhnaya 44. Opening hrs: M,Thu,F,Sat,S – 11-18, T – 11-17. Closed on Wednesday. Tickets: 150 rub. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Website: http://goo.gl/KSRsUG

24. The Russian Museum of Ethnography (Российский этнографический музей) Address: Inzhenernaya Ul. 4/1. Opening hrs: T – 10-21, W,Thu,F,Sat,S – 10-18. Closed on Monday and last Friday every month.Tickets: 250 RUB. Guided tours: for individual visitors 500 RUB, for a group of up to 20 people 5000 RUB, up to 30 people 7500 RUB. +78125705421 or info@ethnomuseum.ru. Website: http://eng.ethnomuseum.ru/

25. Submarine S-189 (Подводная лодка С-189) Address: naberezhnaya Leytenanta Shmidta. Opening hrs: 11-19. Closed on Monday and Tuesday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. ATTN dress code and face control, intoxicated people in dirty clothes are not allowed. Tickets: 400 RUB. Contacts: +79046137099. Website: http://с-189.рф/

26. Museum of the History of Religion (Государственный музей истории религии) Address: Pochtamtskaya Ul. 14/5. Opening hrs: M,Thu,F,Sat,S – 10-18, T – 13-21. Closed on Wednesday. Tickets: 300 RUB, 200 RUB students. Audioguide 150 RUB (1000 RUB deposit).Contacts: gmir@relig-museum.ru +78123145838. Website: http://www.gmir.ru/eng/

27. Central Naval Museum (Центральный военно-морской музей) Address: ploshchad Truda 5. Opening hrs: W,Thu,F,Sat,S – 11-18. Closed on Monday and Tuesday. Ticket office closes 45 min before closing time. Tickets: 400 RUB, 250 RUB (students). Guided tours in English for a group of 5 people 4000 RUB, to be pre-booked +78123038513.

28. Yusupov Palace (Юсуповский дворец) Address: Naberezhnaya reki Moyki 94. Opening hrs: 11-17 daily. Visits are only possible with audioguides or with guided tours. 700 RUB (English, Spanish, French, Italian, Finnish). +78123148893 info@yusupov-palace.ru. Website: http://www.yusupov-palace.ru/ru.

29. Ice-breaker ‘Krasin’ (Ледокол «Красин») Address: naberezhnaya Leytenanta Shmidta 23ya liniya V.O. Visits are only possible as a part of a group. Guided tours at 11.00, 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00, 16.00, 17.00. Closed on Monday, Tuesday and last Wednesday every month. Groups of more than 6 people should be pre-booked. No heels (more than 4 cm), no flip-flops, no animals. Tickets: 400 RUB. Guided tours to the Engine room (for people older than 14) on Saturday at 13.00 and 15.00. Contacts: +78123253547 krassin.visitors@yandex.ru. Website: http://www.krassin.ru/en/

30. Memorial Muzeum ‘Raznochinny Peterburg’ (Мемориальный музей «Разночинный Петербург») Address: Bolshoy Kazachy pereulok 7. Opening hrs: 11-17. Closed on Sunday, Monday and last Thursday every month. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Tickets: 200 RUB. Website: http://eng.spbmmrp.ru/

31. Museum of Military Medicine (Военно-медицинский музей) Address: Vvedensky kanal 6. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Sunday, public holidays and last working day of every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Website: http://milmed.spb.ru/index.php

32. Narva Outpost (Нарвская застава) Address: Ivana Chernykh Ul. 23. Opening hrs: M,T,W,Thu – 10-18, F – 10-17. Closed on weekends. Contacts: +78122521341, narvskayazastava@mail.ru. Website: http://narvskaya-zastava.ru/index.php/contacts

33. Neva Outpost (Невская застава) Address: Novo-Aleksandrovskaya Ul. 23A. Opening hrs: M,T,W,Thu – 10-18, F – 10-17, Sat – 11-17. Closed on Sunday. Contacts: +78123621810. Website: http://nevzastava.ru/

34. Monument to the Heroic Defenders of Leningrad (Монумент героическим защитникам Ленинграда) Address: ploshchad Pobedy. Opening hrs: M,Thu,F,Sat,S – 11-18, T – 11-17. Closed on Wednesday and last Tuesday every month. Tickets: 150 rub. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Website: http://goo.gl/BjMwRl

35. Emelyanov’s Shed (Сарай Н.А. Емельянова) Lenin spent some days here in July 1917. Address: Sestroretsk, Razliv settlement, Emelyanova Ul. 3. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Wednesday. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Contacts: +78124346145, 4346145@mail.ru. Website: http://razlivmuseum.spb.ru/saray.html.

36. Lenin’s Wickiup (Шалаш В.И.Ленина) Address: Sestroretsk, Tarkhovka settlement,doroga k shalashu Lenina 3A. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Wednesday. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Contacts: +78124373098, 4346145@mail.ru. Website: http://razlivmuseum.spb.ru/shalash.html

37. Saint John of Kronshtadt Memorial Apartment (Мемориальная квартира Св. Иоанна Кронштадтского) Address: Kronshtadt Posadskaya Ul. 21/12. Opening hrs: M,W,Thu,F,Sat,S – 12-17. Closed on Tuesday. Group visits should be prearranged. Contacts: +78123117745, +78123118702. Website: http://leushino.ru/kvartira/index.html

38. Kronshtadt Maritime Museum (Кронштадтский морской музей) Address: Andreevskaya Ul. 5. Opening hrs: W,F,Sat,S – 11-18. Contacts: +78123110300, +79522032278. Website: http://www.kronstadt.ru/mormuseum/mormus.htm

39. Museum of the History of Kronshtadt (Музей истории Кронштадта) There are two exhibitions. 1. ‘Kronshtadt. Town. Port.’ Address: Yakornaya Ploshchad 2A. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Wednesday in winter season. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Contacts: +78124350873, kronmus@yandex.ru. 2. ‘History of Shipwrecks’ Address: Leningradskaya Ul. 2. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Wednesday in winter season. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Contacts: +78123119590, kronmus@yandex.ru. Website: http://goo.gl/tEBUWu

40. Lomonosov Local History Museum (Краеведческий музей города Ломоносова) Address: Lomonosov Eleninskaya Ul. 25. Opening hrs: T,W,Thu,Sat – 11-18, F – 14-20. Closed on Sunday,Monday and on last Tuesday every month. Contacts: +7 (812) 422-78-14, info@lomonosov-museum.ru. Website: http://lomonosov-museum.ru/en

41. Oranienbaum (Ораниенбаум) Address: Lomonosov. Opening hrs: 9-20. Tickets sold till 17.00. Tickets: 200 RUB. Bicycles allowed. How to get there: http://wikiroutes.info/en/spb. From Avtovo metro station take minibus 300, 424a, 401a to Oranienbaum; from Baltiysky railway station take suburban train to Oranienbaum-1 (+25 min walking). Contacts: +78124505287, +78124506223. Website: http://www.peterhofmuseum.ru/?lang=eng

1) Menshikov Palace (Большой Меншиковский дворец) Opening hrs: 10.30-18.00. Closed on Tuesday and on last Wednesday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 400 RUB. Individual visitors allowed at 12-14, 16-16.45.

2) Palace of Peter III (Музей «Дворец Петра III») Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets:250 RUB. Individual visitors allowed at 10.30-11.30, 13.30-16.00.

3) Chinese Palace (Китайский дворец) Palace is open only in summer. In wet weather it’s closed. Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Monday and on last Tuesday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 400 RUB. Individual visitors allowed at 12-14, 16-16.45.

4) Rock Hall Pavilion (Павильон «Каменное зало») Opening hrs: 10.30-18.00. Closed on Tuesday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB.

42. Peterhof (Петергоф) How to get there: http://wikiroutes.info/en/spb. HYDROFOIL: you can board hydrofoil either at Dvortsovaya naberezhnaya 18 (Hermitage is nearby) or at Admiralteyskaya naberezhnaya 2 (opposite Bronze Horseman), hydrofoils depart every 30 min, SPB-Peterhof: 10-18, Peterhof-SPB: 11-19. OW ticket 700 RUB, RT ticket 1200 RUB, OW Family ticket 1600 RUB(2 adults+2 children under 12). Hydrofoil trip lasts 30-40 min. BUSES: From Avtovo metro station take bus 300, 401A, 424(A). From Baltiyskaya metro station take bus 404. From Leninsky Prospekt metro station take bus 420, 103. From Kirovsky Zavod metro station take bus 224K. From Prospekt Veteranov metro station take bus 639Б, 343. Buses will take you there in 50-60 min. TRAIN: Take suburban train to Novy Peterhof (Новый Петергоф) from Baltiysky railway station. Contacts: +78124505287, +78124506223. Website: http://www.peterhofmuseum.ru/?lang=eng     Every time you enter Lower Park you need to pay, i.e. all tickets grant one-time access only. So you can come there by hydrofoil and leave Peterhof using other means of transport.

1) Lower Park and Fountains of the Lower Park (Нижний парк и фонтаны) Opening hrs: 9-20, Sat – 9-21 (park); 10-18 on weekdays, 10-19 on weekends (fountains); the Grand Cascade opens at 11 daily. Tickets: 500 RUB. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. http://goo.gl/UyJir9

2) Upper Garden (Верхний сад) Opening hrs: 9-20, Sat – 9-21.30. http://goo.gl/v2evwH

3) The Grand Palace (Музей «Большой дворец») Opening hrs: 10.30-19, Sat – 10.30-21.00. Closed on Monday and on last Tuesday every month. Tickets: 550 RUB. Ticket office closes 1 hr 15 min before closing time. Individual visitors are allowed at 12-14.30, 16.15-17.45, on Saturday – 12-14, 16.15-19.45. In summer visits are only possible as part of a group. No photos and videos. http://goo.gl/0u6zxZ

4) The Church Building Museum (Музей «Церковный корпус») Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Monday and on last Tuesday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 400 RUB. http://goo.gl/EdhfQz

5) The Special Treasury (Музей «Особая кладовая») Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on last Wednesday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 500 RUB. http://goo.gl/u5yVQY

6) The Grottoes of the Grand Cascade (Музей «Гроты Большого каскада») Opening hrs: 11-18 on weekdays, 11-19 on weekends and public holidays. Ticket office closes 45 min before closing time. Tickets: 300 RUB. Visits are only possible as part of a group. http://goo.gl/eUjKee

7) The Monplaisir Palace (Музей «Монплезир») Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on last Monday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 400 RUB. The museum is open only in summer and dry weather. http://goo.gl/Rl3Y0v

8) The Catherine Block (Музей «Екатерининский корпус») Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on last Thursday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 400 RUB. http://goo.gl/AZVHV9

9) The Bath Block (Музей «Банный корпус») Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Wednesday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 400 RUB. Museum doesn’t work in wet weather. http://goo.gl/VZNuwt

10) The Aviaries (Вольеры Нижнего парка) Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. The museum is open only in summer after 30 May. http://www.peterhofmuseum.ru/page.php?id=4&page=42

11) The Hermitage (Музей «Эрмитаж») Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Tuesday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. Museum doesn’t work in wet weather. The table is lowered on weekends and public holidays at 12.00,13.00,14.00. http://www.peterhofmuseum.ru/page.php?id=4&page=98

12) The Marly Palace (Музей «Марли») Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. http://goo.gl/tKyqDA

13) The Benois Family Museum (Музей семьи Бенуа) Opening hrs: 12.30-17. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. http://goo.gl/4NnxxY

14) The Museum of Collections (Музей коллекционеров) Address: Pravlenskaya Ul. 11. Opening hrs: 12.30-17. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. http://goo.gl/iI3KZF

15) Tsaritsa and Olga Pavilions (Музей «Царицын и Ольгин павильоны») Address: Kolonistsky park. Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Ticket office closes 1 hr 15 min before closing time. Tickets: 550 RUB. Museum doesn’t work in wet weather. http://www.peterhofmuseum.ru/page.php?id=4&page=75

16) The Museum of Playing Cards (Музей игральных карт) Address: Pravlenskaya Ul. 4. Visits are only possible for groups of 40 people, should be prearranged. http://goo.gl/xp75dl

17) The Imperial Yachts Museum (Музей «Императорские яхты») Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. The museum is open only in summer after 6 June. http://goo.gl/ZUAzkS

18) Alexandria Park (Парк Александрия) Opening hrs: 9-22. Ticket office closes at 17.00. Tickets: 200 RUB.

19) Cottage Palace (Музей «Коттедж») Situated in Park Alexandria. Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 400 RUB. No photos, no videos. http://goo.gl/WC0ePy

20) The Gothic Chapel (Музей «Готическая капелла») Situated in Alexandria Park. Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. Museum doesn’t work in wet weather. http://goo.gl/Bo8vbk

21) The Farm (Фермерский дворец) Situated in Alexandria Park. Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 500 RUB. http://goo.gl/G7o0EW

22) The Imperial Telegraph Station (Дворцовая телеграфная станция) Situated in Alexandria Park. Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. Photos allowed. http://goo.gl/JZsrT6

23) The Messenger’s House (Музей «Фельдъегерский дом») Situated in Alexandria Park. Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB.

43. The Palace of Peter I in Strelna (Дворец Петра I в Стрельне) Address: Strelna Bolnichnaya gorka 2. Opening hrs: 10.30-18. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. Website: http://goo.gl/f3MA5P

44. Konstantin Palace (Константиновский дворец) Address: Strelna Berezovaya alleya 3. Opening hrs: 10-16. Closed on Wednesday. Visits are only possible as part of a group, can be prearranged. Contacts: +78124385360, +78124385365. Website: http://www.konstantinpalace.ru/index.php?id=86&lng=1

45.Historical-Literature Museum of Pushkin Town (Историко-литературный музей города Пушкина) Address: Pushkin, Leontyevskaya Ul. 28. Opening hrs: 10-17. Closed on Thursday and Friday. Contacts: +78124665510, traktirl9l4@mail.ru. Website: http://ilmp.ru/

46. Tsarskoe Selo (Государственный музей-заповедник Царское Село) How to get there: http://wikiroutes.info/en/spb. BUSES: from Kupchino metro station 342,347,286; from Moskovskaya metro station 342, 287. TRAINS: Take suburban train to Tsarskoe Selo (Царское село) from Vitebsky railway station. Then you can take buses 377, 382, 545, 402, 370, 188. Many pavilions don’t work in rainy weather. http://eng.tzar.ru/

1) Catherine Palace (Екатерининский дворец) Opening hrs – October-April: M – 10-21, W,Thu,F,Sat,S – 10-18, closed on Tuesday and on last Monday every month, ticket office closes 1hr 15min before closing time; June-August: M – 10-21, W,Thu,F,Sat,S – 10-20, closed on Tuesday, ticket office closes 1hr 20min before closing time. Visits are only possible as groups, entry every 20 minutes; one person can buy not more than 4 tickets. Tickets: 520 RUB, visitors under 18 yo – FREE. Audio guides 150 RUB (English, German, French, ID or 1000 RUB) R

2) Zubov Wing 1nd Floor, Catherine Palace (Зубовский флигель Екатерининского дворца) Opening hrs: 10-17. Closed on Tuesday and last Monday every month. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time.

3) Catherine Park (Екатерининский парк) Opening hrs: September-April – 7-21, May-July – 7-23, Aug – 7-22. Ticketed admission 10.00-19.00 from April 27 through October 20.

4) Hermitage Pavilion (Павильон «Эрмитаж») Closed.

5) Turkish Bath Pavilion (Павильон «Турецкая баня») Closed.

6) Lower Bathhouse Pavilion (Павильон «Нижняя ванна») Opening hrs: May-September 10-18. Closed on Wednesday, Thursday. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time.

7) Upper Bathhouse (Павильон «Верхняя ванна») Opening hrs: 8 May – 30 September: 10-17.30. Closed on Wednesday, Thursday.

8) Grotto Pavilion (Грот) Opening hrs: 9.30-17.30. Closed on Tuesday.

9) Alexander Palace (Александровский дворец) Opening hrs: 10-18. Closed on Tuesday and last Wednesday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 300 RUB, FREE for visitors under 18.

10) Alexander Park (Александровский парк) Opening hrs: 7-23.

11) Martial Chamber (Ратная палата) Opening hrs: 10-18. Closed on Wednesday and last Thursday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Tickets: 300 RUB.

12) Court Carriages Exhibition (Придворные экипажи) Opening hrs: 10-18. Closed on Wednesday and last Tuesday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time.

47. Pavlovsk State Museum (Государственный музей-заповедник Павловск) Address: Pavlovsk, Sadovaya Ul. 20. How to get there: http://wikiroutes.info/en/spb. TRAINS: take suburban train to Pavlovsk (Павловск) from Vitebsky railway station. Then you can take buses: 370,372,375A,383,493; or minibuses 299,286,513,521. BUSES: from Moskovskaya metro station 299,545; from Zvezdnaya metro station 363, 179; from Kupchino metro station 286,545A. Contacts: +78124522155, +78124651104, palace@pavlovskmuseum.ru. Website: http://www.pavlovskmuseum.ru/

1) Pavlovsk Park (Павловский парк) Opening hrs: 6-24. In May-October you should buy ticket to enter the park from 10 till 18.

2) The Palace (Дворец) Exhibitions:

  • 1st floor: Opening hrs: 10-18. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Closed on Friday and first Monday every month.
  • 2nd floor (state rooms): Opening hrs: 10-18. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Closed on first Monday every month.
  • 3rd floor: Opening hrs: 10-18. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Closed on Tuesday, Friday and first Monday every month.
  • The World of Woman and her Hobbies: Opening hrs: 10-18. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Closed on Tuesday, Friday and first Monday every month.
  • Museum of Garment (Музей костюма) Opening hrs: F,Sat,S, first Monday every month – 10-18. Ticket office closes 40 min before closing time. Closed on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and on second, third, fourth Monday every month.
  • Florentine Mosaic (Флорентийская мозаика) Opening hrs: 10-18. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Closed on Tuesday, Friday and first Monday every month.
  • Museum od Vestment (Церковное облачение) Visits are possible as part of a group on Saturday and Sunday at 11.00, 13.00, 15.00. Visits on weekdays should be pre-booked.
  • Russian Porcelain (Открытый фонд русского фарфора) Visits are only possible as part of a group. To be pre-booked.

3) Temple of Friendship (Храм дружбы) Opening hrs: 11-18. Open is summer. Closed on Monday, Friday.

4) Roses Pavilion (Павильон Роз) Opening hrs: 11-18. Open is summer. Closed on Monday, Friday.

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