Museums

Small group Hermitage Museum tour with fast-track entrance

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Availability: Tuesdays to Sundays
Duration: 4 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Explore the iconic Hermitage Museum, a Saint Petersburg highlight
  • Admire masterpieces by da Vinci, Caravaggio, Rembrandt, el Greco and more
  • See where the Tsars lived as well as beautiful historical objects
  • Skip-the-line with special fast-track admission
What to expect

During your four-hour small group tour of the Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg, you'll skip the line and explore this impressive art collection with a local expert guide. See the gorgeous interiors of the Winter Palace, the famous Peacock clock and the amazing French, Dutch and Italian art selections at the Small Hermitage.

Began under the reign of Empress Elizabeth I and completed under Catherine the Great, the Winter Palace contains glorious interiors fit for the royal residence. The amazing art masterpieces you will see were collected by Emperors and their relatives and hidden during the war period by the museum staff. Admire works by Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Tintoretto, Tiepolo and Veronese - the most significant artists of the 15-18th centuries along with the magnificent collection of Impressionists and Post-impressionist artwork.

You'll visit the following major buildings of the Hermitage:

  • Winter Palace
  • Small Hermitage
  • Old Hermitage
  • New Hermitage
  • General Staff Building with the Impressionist collection

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What's included
  • Admission to the Hermitage
  • Professional tour guide service
What's not included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Transportation to/from the meeting point
Reduced price
  • Youth ages (7-17): reduced
  • Child ages (0-6): free
Where

Aleksandrovskaya Kolonna, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 198324

Meeting point:

Look for your guide wearing a blue scarf and holding a ULKOtours sign. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tours start time for check-in.

What to remember
  • This small-group tour is available for up to 6 people
  • Booking minimum of 2 people is required at checkout
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Not recommended for participants with back problems, as a lot of standing is involved
  • Tour groups do not have access to the Hermitage theatre where performances and shows take place
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When
  • Tuesdays to Sundays at 11.00am
  • Please arrive by 10.45am to check-in
  • Waiting time for late travelers is limited to 10 minutes

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Provider
ULKOtours - Russia, Baltics & Scandinavia
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the activity begins.
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