Really only 2 small rooms but what fabulous jewellery. Also has a small history of gold and silver. Allow half to an hour. Tours run on time and you cannit leave the exhibit on short notice.
About Diamond Fund (Almazny Fond)
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It was worth buying tickets for this excellent display of some of the finest gems in the world. There is a complementary Engflish audio guide available, which explains everything.
Very tight security, that is expected. The displays are amazing! We never knew there is so much more information regarding diamonds, than just the ones that goes on a ring! Some of the designed pieces on display were really breath-taking!
Get in line early. It's a long process. Plus they only allow a certain number to get in at any one time. The jewels and stones are beautiful. Very high security!!
Absolutely fantastic - words cannot describe the splendour inside! Well worth the wait for a ticket (from Kremlin ticket office - seperate queue). Ok to take small bags and umbrellas inside although cloakroom facilities are downstairs if needed. Recommend audio guide - cash deposit or...More
I've been dreaming to visit the State Diamond Fund for at least 30 years but it was quite a challenge. There is only limited number of tickets daily and they are sold out extremely fast. The collection on display is of particular importance. The room...More
Fabulous collection of diamonds both rough and facetted. You will also see the regalia of Catherine the Great as well as other magnificent jewels.
Peter I´s best idea to detail and store all masterpieces of jewelry, gems and gold. You will see the most fascinating crowns, badges, bracelets, earrings, broochs, pendants, diadems, diamond appliqués with the beautiful Colombian Emerald, the Orlov Diamond, the Spinel, the Oval Chrysolite, the Shaw...More
Get to the main Kremlin ticket office early to get these tickets in summer. The ticket office opened at 9am in summer, and by 9:20 all tickets for the day were gone. The next day I lined up at 8:30 and secured tickets. Worth the...More