The price of entry ticket to the State Hermitage Museum will rise to 800 rubles. This was reported by the St. Petersburg TV channel. The press service of the museum commented to reporters that such price will be valid for foreign citizens. The rise in price will be 100 rubles.
Russians and citizens of the Republic of Belarus can visit the Main Museum Complex and the branches (the Main Museum Complex, the General Staff Building, Winter Palace of Peter the Great) for 400 rubles. Free entrance is available for preschool children, school children, students and senior citizens. In total, 20 categories of citizens can visit the Hermitage for free.