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PRIVATE ART Tour to the Russian Museum, Hermitage and Church on Spilled Blood

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  • 5 hr

Russian art and architecture are St Petersburg’s biggest draws, and on this 5-hour walking tour you’ll see two of its finest examples. Gaze in awe at the attention-grabbing architecture of the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, and then head inside to marvel at its equally opulent interior. The second part of your tour includes a visit to St Petersburg’s Russian Museum, a cultural gem with more than 400,000 pieces of artwork from different genres dating back to the 10th century. Visit the world-renowned Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg. Walk the reception halls of the Winter Palace, and tour the art gallery to behold the great masterpieces of Western European art. Then explore the rest at leisure.

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Stop At: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

Savior on the Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia This Moscow-style church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood is one of the city's most beautiful landmarks. It is also variously called the Church on Spilt Blood and the Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, its official name. The church of Resurrection on Spilled Blood was built on the spot where Alexander II was fatally wounded by the member of revolutionary organization on the 1st of March 1881. This event gave the name to the church. Stand and admire the breathtaking architecture, design and color of its stunning domes and experience a piece of historic beauty.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: State Russian Museum

State Russian Museum, Inzhenernaya St., 4 Metro: Gostiny Dvor, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191011 Russia Visit "the Russian Museum - the world's largest museum of Russian art". The collection of the Russian Museum numbers about 400,000 works and covers the entire history of Russian fine art from the 10th century to the present day. It reflects virtually every form and genre of art in Russia, including a unique collection of old Russian icons, works of painting, graphic art and sculpture, decorative and applied art, folk art and numismatics, as well as the world's finest collection of the Russian avant-garde. Today the unique and comprehensive collection of the Russian Museum is an exceptional opportunity for an all-around, detailed study of the development of artistic ideas and culture in Russia over a period of nearly two and a half centuries.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Pass By: Mikhailovskiy Castle Historical Museum

Mikhailovskiy Castle Historical Museum, Sadovaya St., 2, St. Petersburg 191011 Russia The Mikhailovsky Palace was built in Neoclassical style in 1820s and is located in one of the finest buildings in downtown of St. Petersburg which used to be the palace of Grand Duke Michail.

Pass By: Arts Square Gifts

Arts Square St. Petersburg, Russia

Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum

Tour the world-renowned Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg with a guided visit. Walk the reception halls of the Winter Palace, and tour the art gallery to behold the great masterpieces of Western European art. Then explore the rest at leisure.

Duration: 2 hour