The State Hermitage Museum private tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent), Spanish (conversational)

Highlights of the Hermitage

The Hermitage Museum is the largest museum in Russia with more than 3 million exhibits displayed in the former royal rooms.
During tour you will see masterpieces, among them are works by Leonardo da Vinci, Rafael, Rubens and Rembrandt.
As well, the Hermitage possesses one of the best collections of impressionists and post-impressionists, including paintings by Monet, Renoir, Matisse, and Picasso. This collection is in the General Staff building now across the Palace Square and if you want to see it we need an additional ticket.

By your special request, I can arrange a visit to the two special storage rooms which display the highlights of archaeological excavations (Scythian gold jewelry) and the Romanov's jewelry and diplomatic gifts.

Transportation is not included, can be arranged for you upon request.

The museum is closed on: Mondays, 1 January and 9 May
The tour can be arrranged for any number of people.


10. 00 - Meeting with me, your local guide.
10. 30 - 13. 30 - Tour around the Hermitage museum, the main department, the General Staff building (upon request).
13. 30 -14. 00 - End of the tour at the lobby of your hotel or other mutually agreed centrally located place.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: I can pick you up either at your hotel or cruise terminal or we can meet at the Hermitage Museum to start the tour

End Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 4 hours


This its a walking tour of the museum.

What’s Included

Other: - guided tour at the Hermitage museum
- tickets to the main exposition

Estimated Local Cash Needed

700 rub - Snacks at the museum cafe.

What’s Extra

Other: - Transportation upon request:from $20 per hour.
- Tickets for Impressionists collection - 300 rubles,
Diamond treasury - 800 rubles.
-Food and Shopping costs.

A Recent Review of this tour

Yuliya was very flexible, responsive and extremely knowledgeable about the Hermitage Museum's collection. We fully recommend her as a guide. Great tour!
Gaelle Florantin

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