The Hermitage is so large and extensive that it is difficult to do in one day. it comprises many historic buildings and palaces.
About State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace
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Ensure you have not less than 3 hours to take a complete tour of the Palace. If military related stuff interests you...check out the section which has knights armours and weapon.
There was a wait to enter the museum but not too long on the day we visited. We had seen queues all the way round to the side of the building the day before! Museum is well laid out, easy to follow audio and a...More
It is always very busy, and particularly bad when cruise ships are in port, but the state rooms alone justify a visit - let alone the enormous art collection. It would take several visits to do justice to all the artworks. The tour groups tend...More
I cannot imagine trying to tackle this behemoth without a highly experienced and well-trained guide. The crowds can be overwhelming at times. A good guide will get you around with the least amount of exposure to other large groups. Our guide had been touring the...More
Two days in St. Petersburg , One of the most famous cities in Europe. Both Historical and Commercial sectors come together in St. Petersburg . Many squats res, canals and Monuments that you can see. Many artfully built monuments that you can appreciate. This Hermitage...More
1) The rooms are breathtaking, the exhibits are fabulous. If you like museums, see only part and you will want more. 2) Ok, that said: You know at this time of year you queue, so that's fine. We started at 9.50am, gate opens at 10...More