Tsarskoye Selo


The museum works on a special mode in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19: visiting of the museum is prohibited for foreign visitors. Special measures will be applied until a special order by the Ministry of Culture of Russia

Catherine Palace

A splendid example of Russian Baroque, Catherine Palace delights its visitors with sumptuous Great Hall and Golden Enfilade of staterooms, including the world-famous Amber Room. The exposition of the palace covers almost 300-years history of the former imperial summer residence. You are invited to join a Russian-speaking guided tour, or take an audioguide for 200 RUR, or visit the museum with your own pace.

Free entry to Catherine Palace with St Petersburg Card is available from October 21, 2019 to the middle of spring 2020 (exact date will be published in April). In summer visitors need to buy tickets themselves

If you plan to visit Catherine palace:

April: Tickets can be obtained from 12:00 to 16:45 (entry by 17:00). 
May or September: Tickets can be purchased from 12:00 to 17:45 (entry by 18:00). 
From June to August: Tickets can be purchased from 12:00 to 18:45 (entry by 19:00). On Monday and Wednesday tickets can be purchased from 12:00 to 19:45 (entry till 20:00). 
From November to March: Tickets can be obtained from 10:00 to 16:45 (entry by 17:00).

Catherine Park

A widely acknowledged masterpiece of garden and landscape art, Catherine Park includes variously styled pavilions, bridges, monuments and exotic garden structures that carry visitors away to other countries and bygone ages.

Free entry to Catherine Park with St Petersburg Card is available from the end of April till mid-October. Exact dates will be announced in April. In winter the entrance is free for everyone, open from 7.00 to 21.00 (9 p.m.)

Free with
St Petersburg Card
Normal Ticket Price: 150 RUB (park) / 700 RUB (palace)

7, Sadovaya Street, Pushkin

Closest metro station:

Getting there:
Minibus: 342, 545

+7 (812) 465-20-24


Open hours:
The Palace from November to April is open from 10.00 to 18.00. From June to July on Mondays and Wednesdays it works till 21.00. More details in the main article. Closed: Tuesday, (October - April: + last Monday of the month)