Museum night 2015

17 May 2015

 

 

Museum Night is an annual event dedicated to the International Museum Day. St. Petersburg museums, large and small, traditionally open their doors to visitors in the evening and at night, as well as prepare a special program: one day exhibitions, concerts, performances, author tours, workshops, historical reconstructions.

In 2015, the Museum Night will start at 6 pm on the May, 16 and will last till 6 am on May, 17.   More than 90 museums, galleries, libraries, exhibition halls have prepared special programs, focused on the overall theme 'Memory'.

More than 50 museums will be open from 6 pm till 11 pm. Other museums will be waiting for visitors from 6 pm till 6 am. Special buses will run between the night museums from 11 pm till 6 am. This night the metro works round the clock.

One ticket costs 350 RUB and lets you visit as many museums as you like. You can buy it in advance in ticket offices or online. Tickets are also sold during the Museum Night in all the museums-participants.

You can learn more about participants, programs, tickets and transport on Museum Night official website.