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Tour of Saint Petersburg and its Art

Tour of Saint Petersburg and its Art

Tour of Saint Petersburg and its Art

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Add an artistic touch to your trip and discover the significant contribution Saint Petersburg has made to the art world. After visiting the Church of the Saviour on Blood, take an in-depth tour of the State Russian Museum, where virtually every genre of Russian art is exhibited.
Begin with a guided tour of the Church of the Saviour on Blood. The façades and interior of this incredible cathedral are embellished with over 7,000 square metres of mosaic. Built to commemorate the death of Emperor Alexander II, you will see the exact spot where he fell.
Continue on to the State Russian Museum which traces the history of fine art from the 10th century to the present day. As you peruse exhibits, your guide explains the artistic genres that have emerged over the last two and a half centuries.
Inclusions :
  • Guided walk of Russian art
  • Admission to the Church of the Saviour on Blood
  • Admission to the State Russian Museum
  • Roundtrip transportation
  • Commentary from your guide in English

Duration:
3 hours
Available:
Mon., Thurs., and Sun.
Departure time and location:
Approximately 10 AM; your hotel
Return time and location:
1 PM; at the State Russian Museum (or drop-off at your hotel)
Note:
Commentary is in English only; commentary in German and French is also available if arrangements are made in advance. Commentary in other languages is possible for a supplementary charge. This tour does not operate on Dec. 31 or Jan. 1.

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