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Erarta Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Don’t miss this unique gallery!

We spent most of the day here, taking in the fascinating art on every floor and visiting the Mario... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Los Angeles, California
far away from the center but worth a visit.

it's a bit of a trek to get here. I took the Trolleybus from the center. The only disappointment... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Natasha T
San Francisco, California
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Erarta is the largest private museum of contemporary art in Russia. Its five floors host the permanent collection display, temporary exhibitions, a cafe, a restaurant, and stores. The museum’s permanent collection comprises more than 2,800 works by...more
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Building 2 29th Line, St. Petersburg 199106, Russia
Vasilyevsky Island
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent most of the day here, taking in the fascinating art on every floor and visiting the Mario Testino exhibit after lunch. The interactive displays are a lot of fun. Check out your creative side on the brainwave installation and have a laugh with...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's a bit of a trek to get here. I took the Trolleybus from the center. The only disappointment was I only had 2 hours in the museum. When i got inside to pay for the ticket there was one couple at the kiosk to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best contemporary art museum I have been! Worth to go there again and again. Very interesting exhibitions and had fun with interactive tools!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very versatile, from my point of view I liked the most modern, latest time exhibitions like Mario Testino's. I stayed here for exceptionally long time which tells of its' level of interest. Very nice café and the restaurant is like 5 star which was a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 15, 2019

I was encourage to visit and almost didn't since it was a bit of a trek from where I was staying and my time was limited. I enjoyed the space and the special exhibits that were there when I visited still reverberate with me. The...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

A fantastic museum. Both temporary and permanent exhibitions are outstanding. Love the architecture.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019

we visited the museum as a part of our private tour in the summer of 2018. really enjoyed the expositions and artwork. the contrast between 18 and 19th century city and that place was mindboggling. definitely recommend if you want to see modern culture.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

very modern museum, a lot of cool artwork, all paintings/installations have description in english. stuff is friedly, cafeteria serves really nice food. price is 550 rub for the whole day. this includes all exhibitions - permanent and all temporary exhibitions of the museum.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 18, 2019

What a breath of fresh air after an indigestion of baroque art in St Petersburg! Mind you, we do love the Hermitage, Catherine’s Palace and all the baroque extravaganza, but it was lovely to find something different and contemporary, done in an intelligent and entertaining...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

I returned to SPB after 5 years(2013) and I still think Erarta as one of pleasant and happy experiences in a city full of art, history and culture. The musum restaurant serves a fix price 3 course menu during lunch. Besides the collection... Excelente food...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from Ekaterina A | Property representative |
Dear Frazier S, all guests of Erarta museum can use our cloackroom with lockers. If your suitcase is not too big, you can leave it there during your visit. Have a good day!