Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg skip-the-line guided tour

Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg skip-the-line guided tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: Tuesdays to Sundays
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Do this because
  • Admire works of art from the Western European collection including masterpieces by Renoir and Da Vinci
  • Enjoy the richness of the former winter imperial residence
  • Skip the line and save your precious time
  • Explore the museum on your own after the tour is over
  • Learn about the history and marvel at the extravagant interior of the Hermitage
What to expect

Meet your guide at the Alexander Column in Palace Square and skip the long line to enter the Hermitage Museum. Learn about the evolution of art and culture in the west and east from pre-historic times to the present day. See remarkable collections of paintings, prints, and sculptures as well as tapestries, carpets, ornaments, furniture, and jewelry. Get a fascinating insight into these artworks from your knowledgable guide.

Explore the Treasure Galley and see the rich selection of jewelry owned by the Russian Imperial family. Walk down the two large halls which house the collection and marvel at the masterworks from all over the world, dating back to ancient times up until the 20th century.

Continue to explore the museum after your tour ends to your heart’s content.

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What's included
  • Professional guide
  • Pre-booked museum admission
  • Skip-the-line entrance tickets to the Hermitage
  • 3-hour guided tour
  • Photo/video pass
What's not included
  • Meals
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off

Palace Square 2, St Petersburg, Russia

Meeting point:

Your tour guide will be waiting for you by the Alexander Column, holding a red sign with the name of the tour.

What to remember
  • This is a small group tour and is limited to a maximum of 8 people
  • Please note, if you leave the museum you cannot come back using the same ticket, even on the same day
  • You can stay at the Hermitage (Winter Palace) after your tour and explore the museum on your own
  • Please note, carrying large items such as bags, briefcases, backpacks, and umbrellas in the museum are not allowed and must be checked in the museum cloakroom. Food and drinks are also prohibited
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  • Tuesdays to Sundays at 11.00am and 2.00pm
  • Museum is closed on Mondays, 1 January and 9 May
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 12 hours before the activity begins.

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