Tour, Museum, fine, arts, Pushkin
The Museum of Fine Arts named after A.S. Pushkin presents the largest collection of Western art, from antiquity to the present day.
The museum was founded in 1898, during the reign of Nicholas II, and in 1937 it was named after Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin. To date, the museum has more than 500,000 pieces of art - paintings, sculptures, graphics, works of applied art, archeology and numismatics.
The annual attendance is 1 million people, which makes the State Museum one of the most valuable museum complexes in Russia.
The activity of the museum is characterized by the constant holding of various kinds of exhibitions, concerts, lectures and public events. On the territory of the exhibition complex you can hear the performances of the main orchestras of the country. Especially popular are the seasons of organ music.