Pushkin Museum, the great Museum of Plastic Arts in Moscow

In Moscow we find a wide variety of possibilities, such as the Pushkin Museum, the state museum of plastic arts.

discovering the city of Moscow It is something that can be done throughout the year and allows all tourists to enjoy its heritage, its gastronomic options, nature, and it is also interesting because the variety of museums is really high, which is what many tourists are looking for.

The Pushkin Museum in Moscow is one of the important ones after the HermitageOf all the museums we find the Pushkin Museum in Moscowwhich is the State Museum of Plastic Arts for all tourists looking for this type of works of art and have a more complete visit to Russian lands. It is basically dedicated to art from Europe and is one of the most important along with the Hermitage.

It is interesting to keep in mind that this museum was first founded for educational purposes and it began to grow remarkably over the years. The design was work of Roman I. Klein and it was inaugurated in 1912. It has become one of the classic museums to visit in Russia.

museum collections

At first the museum focused on classical sculptures with copies made in plaster. Later it was expanded to offer works of art from Russia. In one of the rooms we find works that offer us different landscapes and traditional scenes from the Tretyakov Gallery with a total of 500 works from Europe.

He also obtained a large number of works in 1948 after the closure of the State Museum of Western Art. It is worth highlighting works by Rembrandt, Giovanni Girolamo Savoldo, Veronese, Lotto, Botticelli, among many other artists who are represented with their works of art that can be seen in their different rooms that can be seen during the visit.

It is interesting to note that this museum It closes its doors on Mondays. The rest of the week it is possible to visit the Russian museum from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., until 9 p.m. on Thursdays. It is one of the essential cultural options to be able to enjoy a very complete vacation.

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