State Hermitage Museum
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Государственный Музей Эрмитаж в Санкт-Петербурге — крупнейший в России и один из крупнейших в мире художественных и культурно-исторических музеев, федеральное государственное бюджетное учреждение культуры.
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One of the world’s most famous museums and St. Petersburg’s most important tourist attraction.
The Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg is not only one of the oldest (if not THE oldest) museums in the world, it is also one of the best. It is located inside the Winter Palace of Empress Catherine the great and spans more than 1,500 rooms. Leonardo da Vinci, Monet, Van Gogh, but also ancient…
The Hermitage has one of the finest collections of art and artifacts in the world and is actually considered the world's second largest art museum. I would especially recommend a visit to the 'Winter Palace' (one of the six buildings of the museum) because it was actually a former main residence of…