New rules for visiting

From 30 October 2021, Russian citizens over the age of 18 can only enter the museum on presentation of a Russian-issued QR code (QR code confirming you have been vaccinated / QR code confirming you have recovered from a coronavirus infection / a document confirming medical contraindications for vaccination). 

With respect to those who are not citizens of the Russian Federation, receipt of the first and/or second vaccine component or single-component vaccine can be confirmed by a document issued by an authorized medical organization. Foreign citizens must also provide a document confirming their identity (foreign passport).


Adult admission: 250 RUB
School pupils, students, retirees admission: 100 RUB
Children under 7 years: 0 RUB

Guided tours

Guided tour in Russian, for foreign citizens: 2500 RUB (+ entrance tickets)
Guided tour in English or French: 3000 RUB (+ entrance tickets)

Audioguide (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese) at the Audio Guide Desk (1st floor): 250 RUB

Walking Tours:

  • In the Footsteps of Raskolnikov (Dostoevsky’s “Crime and Punishment” Walking Tour)
  • Dostoevsky’s real and fictional addresses around Vladimirskaya Square 
  • Dostoevsky on Nevsky Prospect

4500,00 RUB in Russian
5000,00 RUB in English, French, Italian

Please reserve guided tours in advance  

Contact: , +7 921 977 43 00 



Museum opening hours:

Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun: 11.00-18.00
Wed: 13.00-20.00
Ticket-office closes 30 min. before the museum closure
Museum closed on Monday