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Catch all highlights of the Hermitage without waiting in lines!
One of the largest and oldest museums in the world with the collection of nearly 3 million items, including the world famous collection of paintings (from 13th to 19th centuries ) located inside the six historic buildings, one of them – the Winter Palace, the former winter residence of the Royal family. Your private guide will take you around all buildings of the museum and focus on the key works in each room or department. If you're interested in a particular part of the Hermitage collection we can easily make a tailor-made guided tour. The special Treasure Gallery excursion (lasts 40 – 60 min.) can be booked additionally to the Hermitage tour (for extra fee). The main idea of this collection is to show the jewelry artifacts from the earliest works of goldsmiths (3-4th millennium B.C.) to the 20th c. jewelers priceless pieces. The Treasure gallery contains ancient Scythian and Greek gold masterpieces from the burial mounds, the most interesting relics of Early Russian and West European art from the 12th to the 16th centuries, rare examples of works of jewelry produced by European craftsmen in the 16th and 17th centuries used as diplomatic gifts or for the decoration of palace state rooms, watches and bracelets, fans and rings, pendants and brooches, hair ornaments and necessaries which were made by German, Swiss and French goldsmiths for Russian imperial court and aristocracy, 20th c.trends including Carl Faberge workshop.