If you are already into Russian art or just want to know more about it, this museum is a must-visit. It is the foremost depository of Russian fine art in the world. During the tour, you will see the most outstanding paintings of Russian artists dating back mostly to XVIII and XIX centuries. As until XVIII century there was no secular painting in Russia, Russian ancient art is represented by icons. You will see icons which had enormous influence on many European and Russian artists of XX century. It is one of the unique museums that gives you an opportunity to plunge into Russian art. The collection occupies a beautiful mansion that originally belonged to the founder of the gallery, merchant Paul Tretyakov, who presented his private collection of paintings to the city of Moscow. The museum is located in one of the most beautiful and ancient Moscow districts.
We tour every day except Monday.
Time is on request. The guide picks you up from the hotel and you get to the gallery by public transport or on foot, depending on your hotel location. After the tour, the guide can bring you to the city center or back to your hotel. You can also order transportation (there will be an additional payment for it).
about 3 hours (it also depends on your hotel location)
- 5900 RUB per 1 tourist
- 6900 RUB per 2 tourists
- 7900 RUB per 3-4 tourists
The price includes:
- Licensed English-speaking guide
- Tickets for the gallery and metro
- Bar of a typical Russian chocolate