26 February, Thursday

On February 26, 1719 the Kunstkamera, the first museum in Russia, opened in St. Petersburg

The Kunstkamera was established by Peter the Great, and now the Kunstkamera Building hosts the Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography. The unique collection includes historical rarities from differents ages and countries. This museum is well-known for the exhibition of human and animal fetuses with anatomical deficiencies from the personal collection of Peter the Great.

February 26, 1719
  • Address: Saint Petersburg, Universitetskaya naberezhnaya, 3
To leave a review you need to authorize first
Administrator of visit-petersburg.ru
Show more


27 January 2022

27 January 2022

1 April 2022 - 30 April 2022