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Pushkin Museum and Memorial Apartment

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Celebrated Russian poet Alexander Pushkin died tragically in this apartment building, which is now a museum honoring his life and works.
Naberezhnaya Reki Moyki 12, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
+7 812 311-35-31
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this museum with my wife during our recent stay in St. Petersburg. The apartment is well restored with some original furniture and artifacts belonging to Pushkin. Highly recommend the audio guide as all the guided tours seem to be in Russian.

Thank niagarariverfatman
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Pushkin Museum is situated very close to Hermitage Palace on the bank of river Moika The great russian poet spent his last moths in this nice palace with his family and he died here after his tragic duel. The museum is very well organized with...More

Thank draratogabriella
Reviewed February 13, 2018

It's a pity that not many people visit this great museum. We could find images and letters from more writers like Gogol, Dostoievski, Lermontov, Tolstoi... Maybe there wasn't enough information about Gogol or Pushkin, but the women working there were lovely, always trying to help...More

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Reviewed January 20, 2018

Considered by those knowledgeable about Russian literature as the greatest poet in that language, Pushkin passed the last few years of his life in this apartment overlooking the Moskva Canal. A quite modest but complete mid-19th Century set of rooms: family room, reception room, bedrooms..and...More

Reviewed January 3, 2018

Need to purchase a ticket to enter. we picked an audio guide to see the place. Everything was well displayed. It is a must see in St.P.

Thank Priya_T
Reviewed December 26, 2017

Pushkin is the most beloved poet in Russian literature. His work impacted Russian culture in many different ways. My advice is to get somewhat familiar with that period of the Russian history before visiting this museum. The museum provides very well done audio in different...More

Thank Ilya B
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Pushkin is greatly reverred in Russia and especially in St. Petersburg, his museum was impressive and not to be missed.

Thank Machka1111
Reviewed October 30, 2017

You get a very good impression of the life of Pushkin. The only thing I did not like too much was that they did not allow you to make photos.

Thank casa261
Reviewed October 9, 2017

I rather enjoyed this little visit. The apartment is where the Pushkin family lived in the last four years of his life. The audio was very informative and instructive and well worth getting. The apartment has been refurbished and many of the furniture items are...More

Thank Damjanovska
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Our Red October guide brought us here. It was very interesting and educational we really enjoyed this and recommended the others

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