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Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts

Volhonka St., 12, Moscow 119019, Russia
7-495-697-95-78
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Ranked #23 of 1,396 attractions in Moscow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Art Museums
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description: Known for its outstanding temporary exhibitions, this museum also has an impressive permanent collection of Impressionist and post-Impressionist art.
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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The museum can enjoy the reputation of the best Greek, Roman, Medieval and Italian Renaissance sculptures - awesome! Moving from one hall to another will keep you speechless! Great collection of Renaissance, Dutch and French art of XVII - XVIII. To put things into perspective, it looks more like a combination of British Museum and National Gallery in one building,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Great collection so many masterpieces give yourself plenty of time. I didn't know they had so many works by so many greats Picasso fans will like

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Colorado
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68 reviews 68 reviews
40 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Here, I found not just a couple of paintings by artists such as Renoir, Picasso, Cezanne, etc., but a room dedicated to each of these European Impressionist artists. Because there were very few visitors during my visit, I was able to enjoy this amazing collection in peace. The main museum to the left and the Pushkin Museum require separate fees.

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Hove
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145 reviews 145 reviews
34 attraction reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

The Museum's stunning 19th & 20th century art collection is housed in a separate building to the left of the main museum. It opens at 11.00, cost 300 rbls and on the morning we visited was quiet. Spread over three floors chronologically, you can head up to the top first and with a bit of luck should be able to... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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9 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

As my main interest in Art is the European Impressionist artists, I thoroughly enjoyed the European Collection. As this is a separate ticket to the main Museum, I chose to visit only this exhibition. I enjoyed works of Art by Renior, Monet, Manet, Degas, Van Gough, Cezanne and many more..Loved it!

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Regina, SK
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This is a review of the 19C and 20C European and American Art section of the Pushkin State Museum at 14 Volkhonka St., which is separate from the main part of the Museum next door and which charges a separate admission fee, currently 300 rubles for an adult. This gallery, which used to be a wing of the main Museum,... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

With quite a lot of replicas, no wonder there isn't much people there. The staff there can't communicate at all.

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São Paulo, SP
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9 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This was one of the top recommended museums in my first trip to Moscow, so I was excited about visiting it. Unfortunately the long lines were tiring, and the collection disposal was confusing, as it seemed they missed criteria (chronology? similarity? geography?). The amount of plaster casts, although curious, was a bit of a turn-off. But I could see 2... More

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Waterloo, Belgium
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38 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Rembrant was one of the great masters -he paints old people like no other painter -The " Portrait of an old woman" is magnificent. Dutch & Flemish art is well represented by Breughel, Van Dyck & Rubens. A great collection of still lifes by Frans Snyders -not only are the paintings large but it is the most I have seen... More

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

There are two galleries with a similar name in Moscow.If you want to see an absolutely great collection of european art (Renoir,VanGogh,Picasso,Dufy,Miro,Leger,Russeau,Monet,Arp,Kandinskij,Derain,Matisse...atc),go to the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts in Volkhonka street 14. If you want to see replicas of old masterpieces sculptures all over the world,go to Pushkin Museum in Prechistenka street 12. You can go there by... More

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