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St. Petersburg

Skip the Line: State Hermitage Museum St. Petersburg Admission Ticket

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    What to Expect
    Visit: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Square, 2, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia

    The Hermitage is considered to have been founded in 1764, when Empress Catherine the Great acquired an impressive collection of works from the Berlin merchant Johann Ernst Gotzkowsky. The collection of the State Hermitage includes over 3 million works of art and world culture artefacts. It contains paintings, graphic works, sculptures, works of applied art, archaeological artifacts and numismatic objects.

    See the pearls of Egyptian antiquities, Prehistoric art, Italian, Spanish, German, Swiss, British, French and, of course, Russian art, marvelous pieces of jewelry and decorative art.

    The Hermitage also has a population of cats serving the attraction. They live in the the museum's basement and keep the collection from the mice, during summer you can them meet on the embankment and on the square.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    The Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
    Departure Time
    1/1/2019 - 12/31/2019Tuesday:10:30 AM - 06:00 PM
    Wednesday:10:30 AM - 09:00 PM
    Thursday:10:30 AM - 06:00 PM
    Friday:10:30 AM - 09:00 PM
    Saturday:10:30 AM - 06:00 PM
    Sunday:10:30 AM - 06:00 PM
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Important: Please note that the Viator voucher is not your ticket to enter the Hermitage Museum. After confirmation you will receive an official e-ticket. To pass to the exposition, you must scan a barcode on the printed e-ticket or mobile phone screen to the scanner on the turnstile.
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
    • Мaximum amount of child tickets per booking is 2
    • Be ready to show passport or ID; a current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    I and my friends went to here on August 2019 , It was rainy that day.But It was great. The queue for tickets was very busy, but we were able to get in early, because we left early in the morning.
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    You can 'skip the line' by getting there 30 mins early, using the ticket machine and only paying 700 R
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    I arrived to hermitage arround 10 am. There was already a long queue for those who wanted to buy tickets on the spot. I just followed the signs for online tickets and found the dedicated entrance. There were 2 other visitors in the same time with us, so we entered the museum in
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    I’m not going to repeat what ours have already mentioned about how incredible beautiful this place is. First, buy skip the line tickets online. You won’t regret this as the queue for normal tickets was very long. And I mean very long. If you buy the skip the lines tickets,
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    Yes, you already know this ticket just skips the main ticket purchase line. You still need to wait in a separate, online-voucher queue. That line is a separate entrance off to the side on the museum. We arrived about 40 minutes before opening and were second in-line. This queue
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