SAINT PETERSBURG MUSEUMS OF NATURE AND SCIENCE

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

1. Museum of Ant (Музей муравья) Address: Zelenogorsk, prospect Lenina 12 5th floor. Opening hrs: T,W,Thu,F – 10-18, Sat – 10-17. Closed on Sunday, Monday. Contacts: +78124333172, +78124334051, +78124333331. Website: http://muzej-muravya78.sanktpeterburg-gid.info/

2. Vladimir Almazov Museum (Музей В.А.Алмазова)Almazov was the Founder of the Federal Almazov Medical Research Centre. Address: Akkuratova Ul. 2. Visits should be prearranged. Contacts: +78127023770. Website: http://www.almazovcentre.ru/?page_id=1819&lang=en

3. Meteorological Museum (Метеорологический музей) Address: Karbysheva Ul. 7. Visits should be prearranged. Contacts: +78122974390. Website: http://www.voeikovmgo.ru/ru/deyatelnost/muzej

4. Antimuseum PhysLand (Антимузей PhysLand) Address: prospect Medikov 5 korpus 7. Opening hrs: 11-21. Closed on Monday. Visits should be prearranged. Contacts: +79643323515 mail@antimuseum.org. Website: http://www.antimuseum.org/en

5. Freud’s Dream Museum (Музей сновидений Фрейда) Address: Bolshoy prospect Petrogradskoy storony 18A. Opening hrs: T,Sat,S – 12-17. Contacts: +78124562290, +79117842117. Website: http://www.freud.ru/

6. Water Universe Museum Centre (Музейный комплекс «Вселенная воды») On display: 3 exhibitions: ‘Saint Peterburg’s World of Water’ (can be visited by individual visitors), ‘Saint Peterburg’s Underground’ (only for guided tours), ‘Water Universe’ (Only for guided tours.) Address: Shpalernaya Ul. 56. Opening hrs: 10-19. Closed on Monday and Tuesday. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. 4000 RUB for a guided tour for every exhibition for a group 10-20 people. Guided tours to be pre-booked: +7812 4384301, +78122754325. Website: http://www.vodokanal-museum.ru/en/muzejnyj_kompleks/kratkaya_informaciya/

7. Optical Museum (Музей оптики) Address: Birzhevaya liniya 14. Visits should be pre-booked. Contacts: anghowo@gmail.com. Website: http://optimus.ifmo.ru/en

8. Museum of Pedology (Музей почвоведения) Address: Birzhevoy proezd 6. Opening hrs: T – 10-17 (no pre-booking needed), M,W,Thu,F – 10-17 (to be pre-booked). Contacts: +78123285402. Website: http://музей-почвоведения.рф/

9. Zoological Museum (Зоологический музей) Address: Universitetskaya naberezhnaya 1. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Tuesday, public holidays and 9&20 May. Ticket office closes at 16.50. Tickets: 200 RUB. Guided tours in English and German. Contacts: +78123209704. Website: http://www.zin.ru/museum/index.html

10. Kunstkamera (Кунсткамера) Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography. Address: Universitetskaya naberezhnaya 3. Opening hrs: 11-18. Closed on Monday and last Tuesday every month. Tickets: 250 RUB. Contacts: +7 (812) 328-14-12 order@kunstkamera.ru . Website: http://www.kunstkamera.ru/en/

11. Mineralogical Museum (Минералогический музей) Address: Universitetskaya naberezhnaya 7/9. Opening hrs: 11-17 on workdays. Closed on weekends and public holidays. Visits should be pre-booked +78123289481 galina@AA5709.spb.edu. Website: http://www.minerals.nw.ru/index.htm

12. Paleontological-Stratigraphic Museum (Палеонтолого-стратиграфический музей) Address: Universitetskaya naberezhnaya 7/9. Opening hrs: 11-18 on weekdays. Contacts: +78123289480. Website: http://paleostratmuseum.ru/index.html

13. Chernyshev Geological Exploration Museum (Геологоразведочный музей имени академика Ф. Н. Чернышева) Address: Sredny prospect 74. Opening hrs: 10-17 on weekdays. Closed on weekends and on last Friday every month. Ticket office closes 1 hr before closing time. Contacts: +78123215399 cnigr_museum@vsegei.ru. Website: http://www.vsegei.ru/ru/structure/information/museum/

14. Ivan Pavlov Memorial Apartment (Мемориальный музей И.П. Павлова) Ivan Pavlov was a great physiologist and Nobel laureate. Address: 7-ya liniya V.O. 2. Opening hrs: 11-17 on weekdays. Visits should be pre-booked. Contacts: +78123237234 museum@infran.ru. Website: http://www.museum.infran.ru/

15. Mining Museum (Горный музей) Address: 22-ya liniya V.O. 2. Visits are only possible as a part of a group, on weekdays should be pre-booked, on Saturday you can show up without notice (guided tours start at 11.00 and 13.00). Closed on Sunday. Take your ID with you. Contacts: +78123288637. Website: http://www.spmi.ru/en/museum/7905

16. Museum of Arctic and Antarctic (Музей Арктики и Антарктики) Address: Marata Ul. 24A. Opening hrs: T,W,Thu,F,Sat – 10-18, S – 10-17. Closed on Monday. Ticket office closes 30 min before closing time. Tickets: 250 RUB. Contacts: +78125712549, +78127131998. Website: http://www.polarmuseum.ru/index_eng.html

17.Mindo Live Butterflies Garden+ Mindo Birds of Paradise Garden (Сад живых бабочек Миндо+ Сад райских птичек Миндо) Address: Pravdy Ul. 12. Opening hrs: 11-20 daily. Tickets: 500 RUB, 1200 RUB for family ticket (2 adults and 1-2 kids). Contacts: +78125757070, +78129186890. No entry for individual visitors on Sat&S at 12.00-13.00, 15.00-16.00, 18.00-19.00 as this is the time for a show. Website: http://sadbabochek.ru/dobro.html

 

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