Northwestern Federal District,
Once the home of emperors, the State Hermitage is a museum of art and culture. It is one of the largest and oldest museums in the world. It was founded in 1764 by Catherine the Great and has been open to the public since 1852.
Map of the Area Around
Hermitage Museum Categories
Of six buildings of the main museum complex, five, named the Winter Palace, Small Hermitage, Old Hermitage, New Hermitage and Hermitage Theatre, are open to the public.
Other Hermitage Museum Resources