Its collection comprises 1/12 of the State museum Funds of the Russian Federation.
After the Soviet times the museum interiors were restored to their original appearance in 1986-1997.
There 22 halls on 3 floors.
Opened for visitors:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday – 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Ticket office until 5:30 p.m.
Friday, Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Ticket office until 8 p.m.
Day off: Tuesday Entrance fee 350 rub/person http://www.shm.ru/