The State Hermitage Museum
Director's words
M. B. PIOTROVSKIY
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News

Read more about "Changes in the Museum’s Opening Hours"
18 April 2022
Changes in the Museum’s Opening Hours
New working hours for the Main Museum Complex, the General Staff building and the Museum of the Imperial Porcelain Factory
Read more about "Marking the closing of the exhibition “Albrecht Dürer. 550th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth”"
31 March 2022
Marking the closing of the exhibition “Albrecht Dürer. 550th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth”
On 27 March 2022, the exhibition “Albrecht Dürer. 550th Anniversary of the Artist’s Birth” ended its run with a concert given by the musicAeterna choir. The exhibition and special musical project around it were held thanks to the support of the VTB Bank.
Read more about "New joint project of the State Hermitage and the Petersburg Oil Terminal – restoration of a portrait of Empress Catherine I"
28 March 2022
New joint project of the State Hermitage and the Petersburg Oil Terminal – restoration of a portrait of Empress Catherine I
The State Hermitage and the Petersburg Oil Terminal joint-stock company (POT) are continuing their joint programme to conserve portraits of great female members of the Russian imperial family. A painting by the famous French artist Jean-Marc Nattier depicting the first Russian Empress – Catherine I – will undergo restoration in 2022.