St Petersburg Museums
With an impressive collection of more than three million objects, the State Hermitage Museum offers a fascinating journey through Russian art and history.
Opened in 1895, the State Russian Museum in St Petersburg is home to the world's largest collection of Russian art.
The Russian Cruiser Aurora is an imposing warship that has been preserved as one of the most special history museums in St Petersburg.
Established by Peter the Great as the first museum in Russia, the Kunstkamera is testament to the Tsar's interest in the unusual.
St Petersburg's Museum of Soviet Arcade Machines is home to 50 historic arcade machines still in perfect working order for the enjoyment of visitors.
Housed in the Shuvalov Palace in St Petersburg, the Fabergé Museum showcases the pieces made by the official jeweller of the Russian Imperial Court.
A former royal residence in the historic centre of St Petersburg, the majestic Mikhailovsky Castle is home to the Portrait Gallery of the Russian Museum.